STELR Professional Learning Workshop - Tannum Sands

You are invited to attend this hands-on workshop for teachers implementing the STELR Renewable Energy program in their schools and those wanting to try out the equipment and activities.

Date: Wednesday, 20th April 2016

Time: 9.00am – 3.00pm

Venue: Tannum Sands State High School, Waratah Cres, Tannum Sands 4680.  Map

Cost: $100 per teacher

Bookings: Please email STELR.admin@atse.org.au before 12 April 2016.

Inquiries: Pennie Stoyles - phone: 03 9864 0905, email: pennie.stoyles@atse.org.au

Program includes the following topics:

  • Introduction to the STELR program
  • Contents of the STELR equipment pack
  • Implementation of the STELR program using the teacher and student books
  • Overview of the STELR project curriculum materials
  • Teaching energy concepts
  • Energy transformation activities
  • The principles of inquiry-based science education
  • Hands-on workshops – solar, wind and hydroelectricity activities – using the STELR equipment
  • Assessment in the STELR project
  • iSTELR demonstration – web-based delivery of this program and other modules such as Global Warming and Oceans and Sustainable Housing