2019 STEM Conference (Years 6–11)
29 November 2019
Adelaide Botanic High School
The 2019 STEM conference will bring together classroom teachers, leaders in education and businesses who are interested in sharing and exploring teaching methods, tools, resources, and related activities for implementing STEM education into our schools and communities.
This will be a high-quality professional learning opportunity for educators of Years 6–11 in
- design & technology.
The conference is an excellent opportunity for educators to network and exchange ideas about STEM teaching and learning.
Some workshops will address the critical importance of connecting different areas of STEM by considering ways of interrelating science and/or mathematics, while others will address activities to support teaching and learning of specific topics.
2019 CONFERENCE KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
‘Gender equity - it’s not rocket science'
Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith
In this talk, astrophysicist and Australia’s Women in STEM ambassador Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith will discuss some of the ways in which educators can support student engagement in STEM and encourage more girls to pursue these disciplines in further and higher education.
Download the conference program as PDF (subject to change)
Hosted by the South Australian Science Teachers Association and the Mathematical Association of South Australia.
Supported by Credit Union SA
TRADE & SPONSOR REGISTRATION
If you are interested in getting involved as a conference sponsor or trade representative, please get in contact our STEM Conference organising partners:
The Mathematical Association of South Australia (MASA) on 8362 4332 or via email:email@example.com