New Ventures!

After retiring from teaching, after 47 years, I couldn’t walk away! I have been fortunate to continue working with the incredible staff and students...

Sharing Innovation with Green Screen Videos

This term’s TechMates (girls from grades 4 – 6 and a significant male in their lives) were invited to design and create a prototype...

The Future of Education Summit – Showcase

As part of The Future of Education Summit at Canterbury College St Aidan’s showcased innovative education. Sophie and Jennifer in Year 8 presented and...

Let’s Reignite Makerspaces in Schools!

Makerspaces provide students with hands-on, project-based learning experiences. These spaces are equipped with various tools and technologies that enable students to design, create, and...

Reflecting after being a Finalist in QCT TeachX ….

I was so humbled and honoured to have been a finalist for ‘Outstanding Contribution to Teaching’ in this year’s TeachX Award after being nominated...

Trendy TechMate!

TechMate evenings have been so popular that a second one was offered in Term 3. TechMate evenings are for girls from grades 4 - 6...

TechMate Enjoys Robots

This term our TechMates enjoyed an evening of playing, discovering and exploring the capabilities of our robots we use with our girls. TechMates is...

STEM Punk Innovation Sports Competition

Innovation Sports is an Australian first competition that brings together Design Thinking, Creativity and Technology in a sporting environment with Minecraft as the building...

STEM ED Magazine

STEM ED Magazine started in January 2021 and is rapidly growing both digitally and in-print supporting educators worldwide. It is filled with stories from everyday...

Exciting eTextiles!

The term started with the girls researching the history and difference between eTextiles and wearable technology. They spent some time learning simple sewing stitches,...