As teachers and schools embrace the challenge of interpreting what the subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) needs to be for their school, STEM professional development (PD) opportunities are becoming increasingly common, some at considerable cost, and some through Government intervention.
Schools in Coffs Harbour have pioneered an exciting and unique language learning program in partnership with five schools in Bali, Indonesia. A student and teacher exchange program has given senior years students the opportunity to meet those they have built relationships with.
Victorian government school students will have access to a classroom version of the popular game Minecraft, created to immerse students in various Minecraft worlds to promote creativity, problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration.
Animal protection institute, Voiceless, has released its first education program for high school students – ‘Dolphins in Captivity’. It aims to introduce students to a wide range of issues and concepts by encouraging research, discussion and debate.
One of Victoria’s first government vertical Schools, located in Prahran, is on track to open its doors for term 1 of 2019, according to the Andrews Labor Government.
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