eTextiles: A Way into STEM.

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Description

This is an integrative STEM course, during which teachers will be introduced to the basic concepts of electronics and how to apply them to textile based design projects. The course will include an introduction to electronics theory, identification of simple components, developing circuits using ICTs and applying that knowledge to simple skill development projects. Participants will engage in discussion regarding problem based learning, its application in the classroom and how to develop appropriate assessment methodologies. This workshop is a basic introduction to the fun world of e-Textiles. The workshop will include a kit of components that contains enough components to enable further experimentation after the course. This course is designed to help the absolute beginner get going with e-Textiles.

You only need to know how to sew on a button.

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for courses in Newcastle Friday 24th July (TBC)
Parkes Friday 31st July
Campbelltown Thursday 13th August
Queanbeyan Thursday 20th August

Completing the E-textiles: A Way into STEM for everyone. course will contribute 6 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 5.1.2, 5.3.2, 6.2.2, 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

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11th May, 12th August, 13th 14th August, 13th 14th March, 13th August, 13th March, 14th March, 15th March, 1st April, 20th 21st March, 20th August, 20th March, 21st August, 21st March, 22nd August, 22nd July, 22nd March, 23rd 24th July, 23rd July, 24th August, 24th July, 25th 26th July, 25th July, 2nd & 9th March, 2nd April, 30th July, 31st July, 31st July 1st August, 31st March, 31st March 1st April, 3rd August, 4th 5th August, 4th August, 5th August, 6th March, 7th 8th March, 7th March, 8th March, 8th May, 9th May