March 27, 2018 | Media Releases

STEM program sets ACT preschoolers for jobs of the future

Preschoolers in the ACT are set for a science and maths skills boost as part of a new Coalition Government program. Backed by $6 million from the Coalition Government and developed by the University of Canberra, the Early Learning STEM Australia (ELSA) pilot will run at five pre-schools across the ACT. Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja said engagement with …

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February 27, 2018 | Media Releases

The Galilee School and Amaroo School to boost students’ digital literacy

The Galilee School and Amaroo School in the ACT will deliver an innovative project to strengthen students’ digital literacy skills, thanks to funding from the Coalition Government. Liberal Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja announced that  schools in the ACT were set to receive $69,877 of funding through the second round of the Digital Literacy School Grants Program. “The Coalition …

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February 23, 2018 | Media Releases

Joint Media Release: Annual Search for Top Scientists and STEM Teachers Begins

Nominations for Australia’s most prestigious science awards, the Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science are now open. In calling for nominations the Minister for Jobs and Innovation, Michaelia Cash said the prizes celebrated the achievements and successes of Australian scientists, teachers and innovators in Australia and abroad. “These awards recognise the extraordinary contribution that Australia’s scientists and science teachers make to …

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