Words from the Director

The last two weeks have been very productive in the Banyule Nillumbik Tech School with plenty of interesting and engaging activities for students in the area. Teamed with Whittlesea Tech School we have opened our doors to students from Epping College who have taken...

Tech School Highlight: 3D Printing on Fabric

We recently attended a professional learning session focusing on celebrating textiles with DATTA Vic. It was incredibly interesting and one part that we all enjoyed was 3D printing onto fabric. We thought this would be a good display piece for our gallery and to...

Welcome Maria!

10 May 2021 Welcome Maria! Scott Last month we welcomed Maria in the role of Administrative Assistant. Maria has a Bachelor of Arts in English Teaching and before migrating to Australia, she worked as an English Teacher for Uni students. Since coming to Australia,...

Words from the Director

10 May 2021 Words from the Director Anthony We are now well into term 2 and hopefully students in our partner schools are starting to enjoy returning to the routines of school life. We are certainly seeing evidence of this at BNTS with school bookings beginning to...

Words from the Director

19 March 2021 Words from the Director Skylie Another busy fortnight at our Tech School, with visits from Apollo Parkways Primary School and RMIT pre-service teachers participating in hands on practical experiences with our team of experts! Plus the launch of our...

Projection workshop with Industry Partner LPC

3 March 2021 Projection workshop with Industry Partner LPC Scott Last week, a few members of the team were lucky enough to take part in a 2 day workshop lead by industry partner, Little Projector Company. We have been working on projects with LPC for a while now, and...

Words from the Director

2 March 2021 Words from the Director Skylie This fortnight we welcomed 105 Apollo Parkways students on site to showcase the Tech School and our amazing range of technology available to schools. It was great to see these students so engaged in their learning. Parade...

A Tech School Students Journey – Daniel

26 February 2021 A Tech School Students Journey – Daniel Scott Transcript: When you first walk in to the Tech School, it feels like the sort of place where you could work on an idea and bring it to fruition. We have the technology to enable people to really...

STEAM Around Us: Sterling Power

22 February 2021 STEAM Around Us: Sterling Power Anthony How can a 200 year old technology enhance future space missions? Patented in 1816 by Robert Stirling to rival the steam engine, the closed cycle air engine which later became known as the Stirling engine first...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

17 February 2021 International Day of Women and Girls in Science Jasmine Yesterday was the International Day of Woman and Girls in Science. The day is celebrated across the globe on 11 February yearly and recognises the critical role women and girls play in science...