Ri Aus STEM Career Resources

Ri Aus is Australia’s science channel, with news, events, videos and plenty of educational resources. Together with the Department of Education and Child Development, they have produced a range of […]

Mini Makers in Action!

Three Warrnambool Network Schools represented the Western Region at the Mini Maker Fair at Swinburne University, Wantirna Campus on March 15th and 16th. A bus-load of students and their teachers […]

Spaghetti Scientists!

The Foundation to Year 4 students at Hawkesdale P12 College have enjoyed STEM activities over the past four weeks, with a Materials theme. Float or Sink? Create a vessel to […]

Bee-Bots, Blue-Bots and Ozobots!

Today we had the opportunity to trial these robots with Gail Lovely on her visit to Australia from Texas. Gail is a friend of Anne Mirtschin and they both presented […]

Spaghetti Tower Challenge

Image Source The Spaghetti Tower Challenge is an activity that has been widely shared and used for team building, science competitions and rainy-day activities. It also encourages the design process […]

ScienceWeb to STEM!

Image source ScienceWeb from the Australian Science Teacher’s Association is a great source of teaching and learning resources aligned to the national science curriculum. These resources can be used as […]

"But I'm no STEM expert!"

You don’t need to be an expert to facilitate STEM lessons in your school. There are a huge variety of resources and support available from universities, museums, science centres and […]

National STEM School Education Strategy

The National STEM School Education Strategy was endorsed by Australian Education Ministers on December 11 2015. The strategy is focused on action that lifts foundational skills in STEM learning areas, […]