STELR Teacher Professional Learning Session - Colyton, NSW

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: Thursday, 25th May 2017

Time: 9.00am - 2.30pm

Venue:  Colyton High School, Carpenter Street, Colyton, NSW 2760.  Map

Bookings: Please email before 22 May 2017.

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

Program includes the following topics:

  • Introduction to the STELR Renewable Energyprogram
  • Contents of the STELR Renewable Energy 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