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Modern workforce needs fresh vision #GeelongAdvertiser

Geelong Advertiser, Geelong VIC by Rebecca Casson | 16 Sep 2016   NOW, more than ever, supporting and encouraging our young people to finish their studies and further their employment opportunities is vital. Our region is undergoing significant changes in the labour market, and the exit of major manufacturing industries demands a shift to aContinue Reading »

Business Leaders discuss Pathways in Technology in South Australia

Australia’s Federal Minister for Education and Training, The Hon. Simon Birmingham, addressed over 100 business leaders, students and community stakeholders at a P-TECH pilot launch in Edinburgh,  North Adelaide earlier this month.  Minister Birmingham talked about how the Year 9 students at the Geelong P-TECH have been participating in a taster year in 2016 andContinue Reading »

#PTECHAustralia – Making the Magic Happen

Weekend Australian  |  06 Aug 2016 Story by Helen Cartledge As a scientist and engineer who volunteers with CSIRO’s Scientists in Schools pro gram, I teach science and engineering in Australian and overseas schools as well as indigenous communities. One of the most rewarding things is to see the faces of children whose natural curiosityContinue Reading »