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Victorian Secondary Science Teacher Professional Development Day
Professional Development

Victorian Secondary Science Teacher Professional Development Day

Hear from prominent Australian scientists, learn about Australia's capabilities in nuclear science, participate in workshops and receive new educational resources.

Date
Tue 20 Nov at 9.00am - Tue 20 Nov at 3.00pm
Cost
Free
Venue Australian Synchrotron
800 Blackburn Rd, Clayton, Victoria
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Enquiries
For further information and enquiries, email tours@ansto.gov.au or call (02) 9717 3090

Get some fresh ideas for teaching key areas of the Year 9 science curriculum and VCE Physics.

Professional learning hours: 4.5 hours

Standards addressed: 2.1, 2.2, 2.6, 3.3, 3.4

What will I learn?

  • Develop increased knowledge of current research and the applications of nuclear science in specific areas through Q & A sessions with expert scientist speakers¬†
  • How to use integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs, through videoconferencing opportunities with ANSTO experts, to highlight real-life applications and benefits of nuclear science
  • Through a tour of the Australian Synchrotron, a world-class national research facility, understand how scientific excellence enables a wide diversity of high quality research across many scientific areas and industrial sectors for the benefit of the community
  • How to apply knowledge of nuclear science content to develop teaching strategies and engaging teaching activities
  • How to use ANSTO teaching resources to organise content into coherent, well-sequenced learning and teaching programs