STELR Sustainable Housing Professional Learning - Panania NSW

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

Date: Wednesday, 17th May 2017

Time: 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Venue:  East Hills Boys High School, Lucas Road, Panania, NSW 2213.  Map

Bookings: Please email before 10 May 2017.

Inquiries: Peter Pentland - phone: 03 9864 0906, email:

Program includes the following topics:

  • Introduction to the STELR program
  • Contents of the STELR Sustainable Housing equipment pack
  • Overview of the STELR Sustainable Housing curriculum materials
  • Temperature logger set-up and data extratction
  • Teaching transfer of energy concepts – convection, conduction and radiation in the housing context
  • Thermal mass
  • The principles of inquiry-based science education
  •  Hands-on workshop using the STELR equipment
  •  iSTELR demonstration – web-based delivery of this program and other modules such as Climate Change and Oceans and Renewable Energy.