STELR Teacher Professional Learning - Mt Gambier, SA

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: Monday, 5th March 2018

Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm

Venue:  Tenison Woods College, Shepherdson Rd, Mt Gambier, SA, 5290.  Map

Bookings: Please email before Monday 26 February 2018.

Inquiries: Pennie Stoyles - phone: 03 9864 0905, email:

Program includes the following topics:

  • Introduction to the STELR Renewable Energy program
  • Contents of the STELR Renewable Energy equipment pack
  • Implementation of the STELR program using the teacher and student books
  • Overview of the STELR curriculum materials
  • Teaching energy concepts
  • Energy transformation activities
  • Introduction to the STELR Sustainable Housing Program.
  • The principles of inquiry-based science education
  • Hands-on workshops – solar, wind and hydroelectricity activities, heating and cooling, sustainable house design – using the STELR equipment
  • Assessment in the STELR project