STEM education

STEM education

Full STEAM ahead

It’s full STEAM ahead if you’re teaching the digital technologies curriculum. It’s time to embrace cross-disciplinary learning and enrich your classrooms while incorporating a little fun! Here’s how.

Australian of the Year 2018

Australian of the Year Awards 2018 recognises STEM superstars

The title of Australian of the Year, Senior Australian of the Year and Local Hero of the Year for 2018 have gone to Prof. Michelle Simmons, Dr Graham Farquhar and teacher Eddie Woo respectively, for their work in quantum physics, biophysics and maths education.

computer coding

5 best coding resources for digital technologies

Stuck on the digital technologies curriculum? Don’t scratch your head about learning Scratch, get ahead of the game with these resources for all skill levels, and learn to code ahead of the class.

Science meets Parliament

Science meets Parliament is the event that recognises the importance of Australian scientists in our nation’s future. Sarah Chapman gave us the rundown.

STEM podcasts

Easy listening: STEM podcasts

We’ve compiled a list of the best STEM podcasts that are easy and entertaining for that long drive, walk home, or dull vacuuming session.

Careers with Code 2017

100 free copies to every school

Google and the Commonwealth Bank are distributing 100 free copies of the Careers with STEM magazines to every Australian high school.

STEM education

STEM education

STEM enrolments are on the rise in some of the areas where traditionally there’s been the largest gender gaps, new data shows.

STEM student mentoring

Mentors for STEM careers

Choosing what to study and what career to enter is a massive decision for high schoolers currently focussed on their exams and social lives.