Labelling gifted students ... a double-edged sword
It's important for schools to acknowledge and cater for gifted students, but there is a danger for the students who are selected into specially designed programs. Read more
Kids learn how to start money making businesses
Identifying business opportunities and developing them is a craft that can be learned and practiced, and the earlier you get started the better.
Free AI for teachers course
Macquarie University has partnered with IBM to develop a free course on Artificial Intelligence (AI) for teachers.
iTeachSTEM makes resources available
The NSW Department of Education’s STEM Industry School Partnerships Program (SISP) has launched iTeachSTEM – a free, online STEM Curriculum Resource Portal for teachers. Developed in partnership with the Institute of Technology Education and Engineers Australia – Newcastle Division, iTeachSTEM offers Australian teachers free access to world-class, contextualized STEM learning and teaching resources for delivering STEM curriculum.
Solar-powered STEM learning for remote Indigenous Community
Solar powered computer labs have been popping up in some of the world’s most remote places, bringing STEM learning to disadvantaged communities in South Africa, Ethiopia, Colombia and soon regional Australia. It will be the first of five Dell Solar Labs earmarked for Australia by 2030.
Future Minds Network provides skills to land a job
Youth unemployment is stubbornly high and even with a good set of qualifications getting that job us a skill of its own and is rarely taught.
Are children colour blind and inherently ‘not racist’?
Are children colour blind, innocent and inherently ‘not racist’?