Kulin Nation Tadpole Season

What does STEM, curfew cessation, physical distancing, Poornet Season of the Kulin nation have in common?   A Frogging fantastic opportunity! September & October is Poornet (Tadpole) season in the Kulin Nation –  temperatures are rising, rains continue,...

STEAM Around Us: Darkfield Radio

STEAM Around Us: Darkfield Radio Jasmine Labrie 11 September 2020 You might have heard of Darkfield in Melbourne or you might have seen their mysterious metal boxes. The shows are set in shipping containers and are a multi-sensory audio experience in complete...

Future Transport Inquiry

Future Transport Inquiry Sonia Hankova 11 September 2020 Last week, we welcomed experts from the North East Link Project and Teacher Ambassadors to our online Inquiry Incubator, who alongside the Tech School staff ideated and workshopped possible structure for our...

Eye on Entrepreneurship

Eye on Entrepreneurship Tess_McLaren 11 September 2020 To celebrate the launch of our new Introduction to Entrepreneurship program in partnership with Melbourne Innovation Centre, we’re showcasing successful Victorian entrepreneur Kendra Harding. Kendra created her...

1979 Triumph TR8 restoration

One of my personal projects is the restoration of a 1979 Triumph TR8, and the recent lockdown has provided the perfect opportunity for me to spend weekends and evenings progressing the project. As a trained Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, the general concept of...

STEMing with Fungi Part 2 – Do try this at home!

Earlier in the year I wrote an article in our newsletter about the importance of fungi as ecosystems engineers and their plethora of applications in various industries. Today I want to talk about my iso experimentation with fungi in my own kitchen and observing and...