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Little Scientists STEM Design & Technologies Workshop, Erskineville NSW

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Gowrie Training Room

Level 1, 1 Elliott Avenue

Erskineville, NSW 2043

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Use your inventiveness and creativity to address real needs and thoughtfully design technologies for the future.


Explore technical inventions of the past, optimise present-day technology and design sustainable solutions for the future. Appreciate the relevance of technology education for children’s understanding of the world and encourage their creativity and innovative spirit.

This STEM learning opportunity will help you:

  • learn how early education can foster children’s technical competence

  • embrace ethical decision-making as an important part of technology education

  • engage in technical learning through design, production, investigation and analysis

  • recognise the importance of communication, evaluation and assessment for technical learning

  • benefit from the exchange with like-minded educators and reflect on your current practice

  • feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM.

You will also receive comprehensive materials with lots of STEM ideas and information about inquiry-based practices.

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"Literally best PD ever!". Kirsty Myers

Good to know: This workshop provides educators and teachers with a variety of tools and educational concepts to meet a range of requirements of the NQF and the EYLF.

Little Scientists workshops are endorsed to provide NESA Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient Teacher level. Each workshop counts as five hours and 30 minutes of PD.

Date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020

Time: 9:30am - 4:30pm

Location: Gowrie Training Room, Level 1, 1 Elliott Avenue, Erskineville NSW 2043

Public transport: The closest train station is Erskineville Station and is a 5 mins walk from the venue.

Parking: Parking is available around surrounding streets of the venue.

Further information: Wear clothing suitable for hands-on activities and experiments.

Cost: $200 per participant. Ticket cost includes morning and afternoon tea. Please BYO lunch.

Who? This workshop is suitable for all educators and teachers and prior STEM knowledge is not required.

Facilitator: Lena Hammond, Little Scientists trainer

Bring a friend. We know from experience that people who come along with a friend or colleague tend to get more out of the workshop. If you know someone who’d benefit from this workshop, send them this link to find out more and join your workshop.

Please note: The workshop is for educators and teachers only and it is not suitable for children to attend.

Questions? Email us at workshops@littlescientists.org.au

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Completing this workshop will contribute 5 hours and 30 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing Standard Descriptors 2.1.2, 3.3.2 and 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

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