Help us to provide you and your student with the access to software, web-based tools and apps that enhance learning.

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Here is your opportunity to say what software, web-based tools and apps could help you make the most of making in your classroom. The Department of Education and Training is investigating the use of digital technologies in schools and the eduSTAR image. We want to hear from you – what software, web-based tools and apps… Continue reading

Making Futures at the Melbourne Mini Maker Faire

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Posted from DET News bulletin: 24 March 2016 http://www.education.vic.gov.au/about/news/archive/Pages/minimaker.aspx In rural South-west Victoria, Year 5 students from Woolsthorpe Primary School saw an opportunity to connect with their future careers during the Melbourne Mini Maker Faire at Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre (KIOSC). A maker faire is a technology and innovation showcase, designed to feature those… Continue reading

Melbourne Mini Maker Faire

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The Melbourne Mini Maker Faire, organised by the Victorian Department of Education and Training in partnership with KIOSC (Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre) and Swinburne University, ran over two days last week and was attended by over 700 people. Thank-you all for coming to KIOSC! Thank-you to our generous sponsors: Make Magazine, INTEL, Jaycar… Continue reading

Melbourne Mini Maker Faire Webinar #3

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We held our third webinar last night and unveiled sections of our Mini Maker Faire program. Listen to the recording here  Tickets for the Education Day are available at the following link: Register teachers, student workshop facilitators and student attendees separately. https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/melbourne-mini-maker-faire-education-day-tickets-21050766409   Tickets for the Community Day are available at the following link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/melbourne-mini-maker-faire-tickets-20716280954

Save the dates for the Melbourne Mini Maker Fair.

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Melbourne Mini Maker Faire is 7 weeks away! We have two special days scheduled at KIOSC (Knox Innovation, Opportunity and Sustainability Centre) in Wantirna. Check out our webpage or follow us on Facebook (Melbourne Mini Maker Faire KIOSC) Friday 18th March Melbourne Mini Maker Faire Education Day. Students and teachers from across Victoria will be… Continue reading