Specialty Fibre Program

Our new Specialty Fibre Program launches in Term 3. This program has been developed in partnership with Deakin University’s Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM), where students take on roles as material designers to develop protective motor bike gear for riders in...

Nillumbik Maker Space goes on-line

The Nillumbik Youth Maker Lab has partnered with the Banyule Nillumbik and Whittlesea Tech Schools to offer a free 6 week on-line introductory program to give young people a taste of what Nillumbik Youth Maker Lab is all about. Commencing Tuesday 19 May, the online...

Student Ambassador Nominations Open

We are thrilled to announce the expansion of our Student Ambassador Program in 2020. There will be six engagements throughout the school year that aim to provide students with: Agency in the development and running of Tech School programs and activities. Opportunities...

Student Ambassadors: Making the Faire Great!

In early September student ambassadors started creating, designing, planning and preparing for the Maker Faire, designing invitations, name tags, printing T-shirts, creating giveaways and more. With 500 people on site, student ambassadors stepped into a variety of...

Jiangsu, China visits the Tech School

Principals from Jiangsu provenance China this week attended for a tour of our our Tech School, Melbourne Innovation Center and Melbourne Polytechnic Greensborough as part of the Victoria-Jiangsu Principal’s Forum. The Forum shares best practice in curriculum...

CLC Escape Room Challenge

Last week we hosted a part of Catholic Ladies College’ City Experience Program during which students designed and built puzzles and décor for ‘Melbourne’ themed Escape Rooms they were making for their parents. How cool is that!? The place was bustling with activity...