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.

Download a Flyer for the following venues HERE
Goulburn Saturday 7th March
Wagga Wagga Friday 13th March
Penrith Friday 20th March
Newcastle Tuesday 31st March

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, 13th 14th March, 13th March, 14th March, 15th March, 1st April, 20th 21st March, 20th March, 21st March, 22nd March, 31st March, 31st March 1st April, 6th March, 7th 8th March, 7th March, 8th March, 8th May, 9th May