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Top Teacher Recognised for Increasing STEM Engagement

Cecil Andrews College STEM Coordinator John Townley has won a $45,000 Commonwealth Bank Teaching Award in recognition of his success in increasing student engagement in STEM. Presented by the Commonwealth Bank and education charity Schools Plus, the Awards are one of Australia’s most prestigious prizes for educators. A key achievement for Mr Townley has beenContinue Reading »

P-TECH Australia Takes Off in Brisbane

An innovative program launching in Brisbane will enable high school students to work closely with local businesses to develop the skills they will need to succeed in the jobs of the future in local growth industries. The $5.1 million Australia Government funded Pathways in Technology (P-TECH) Australia pilot program will establish a site at AviationContinue Reading »

`Program helping develop NT kids’ – Darwin Sun

An innovative program at Casuarina Senior College is equipping Darwin’s young people with skills they need to succeed in jobs of the future in local growth industries. The skills will hopefully keep them working and living in the Territory for longer. CSC’s Top End Pathways in Technology (P-TECH) is piloting an educational model that encouragesContinue Reading »