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Recap: Cyber Security Curriculum Planning Session with Deakin University

Shots from the Cyber Security Curriculum Planning Session with Deakin University

In preparation for the 2019 school year, Deakin University and LifeJourney organised a professional learning session on cyber security in Melbourne on the 15th of November. The event was attended by teachers and school leaders from a range of Victoria schools who came to learn about how they can introduce students to the world of cyber security.

Deakin School of IT & LifeJourney to host Cyber Security Information Session on November 15th

Deakin School of IT & LifeJourney to host Cyber Security Information Session on November 15th

Cyber security is arguably the fastest growing industry and most in-demand career field in Australia today with over 11,000 jobs being created in the next three years. Deakin School of IT and LifeJourney are hosting this information session and workshop to help secondary teachers and schools better understand the field of cyber security, the programs available to help inspire and prepare students and the post-secondary courses and degrees that can take them into the profession.

Day of STEM: What’s on in 2018

Day of STEM: What’s on in 2018

Day of STEM would like to thank our education and industry partners and participating schools for their support in making 2017 a great year. In 2017, Day of STEM:

  • increased the number of STEM mentors on the platform to 21 via 3 new programs including Women in STEM (click here), Optus Cyber Security Experience (click here) and the South Sydney STEM Cup (click here)
  • engaged with STEM teachers around Australia at education conferences and via professional learning webinars
  • promoted STEM career awareness through our free, online programs to thousands of Australian high-school and tertiary students (program overview here)

Cyber Victoria Schools Challenge

Cyber Victoria Schools Challenge

The Cyber Victoria Schools Challenge is available to all schools and tertiary institutions in Victoria. School participation for the 2018 challenge will close on May 14, 2018. School participation completed after May 14 will be eligible for the 2019 challenge round. Supported by the Victorian Government, the challenge aims to ignite student interest and awareness in cyber security careers through participating in the online Cyber Security Experience. Click here to register

2018 Professional Learning Feb-June 2018

2018 Professional Learning Feb-June 2018

Day of STEM is pleased to announce our topics for professional learning in 2018 (Feb-June) that will be facilitated through free webinars and face-to-face workshops for teachers. Professional learning sessions will be co-facilitated though our education partners across Australia. Stay tuned for specific locations and dates to be announced soon.