lungsGETTING CREATIVE WITH CLIMATE CHANGE

Learn how creativity plays a vital role in informing, engaging and motivating students about climate change. You will explore resources for putting the Arts into STEM (also known as STEAM) through:

  • Hands-on activities that strengthen creative thinking skills.
  • Strategies for discussing climate change with your students, that recognise their previous knowledge and care for their emotional development.
  • Teaching resources mapped to the Australian Curriculum.

All Cool Australia workshops include a mixture of hands-on activities and time on the web.
Bring your laptop or tablet and be ready to have a play.

 

GOOB B&W

GETTING OTHERS ON BOARD

You and your students want to create change in your school. But how to get others on board? Access and experiment with a range of tools that help enable people in your community to do things they’ve never done before:

  • Engage different types of people.
  • Use fun and effective communication techniques.
  • Tap into what is already working.
  • Make your project go the distance.

Learn strategies that can be applied to any context where you want to create change (whether it be environmental, social or educational).

This face-to-face workshop is also offered online.

 

Life Cycle Thinking

LIFE CYCLE THINKING

Find out how a life cycle analysis of everyday objects can help students consider their environmental and social impact. Learn how to:

  • Undertake a life cycle analysis to find out the ‘story of stuff’.
  • Engage students in real-life investigations.
  • Utilise Cool Australia’s teaching resources, mapped to the Australian Curriculum.

All Cool Australia workshops include a mixture of hands-on activities and time on the web.
Bring your laptop or tablet and be ready to have a play.

This face-to-face workshop is also offered online.

 

Hands Up B&W

SUSTAINABILITY IN THE AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM

Sustainability is part of every teacher’s brief in the Australian Curriculum. It helps 21st Century learners acquire new skills and knowledge plus helps to improve curriculum outcomes. This workshop will help you:

  • Understand a broader definition of sustainability.
  • Integrate sustainability into your curriculum to avoid it being an add-on.
  • Utilise Cool Australia’s teaching resources.
  • Empower your students to take positive action in their community.
  • Connect to what other schools are doing.

All Cool Australia workshops include a mixture of hands-on activities and time on the web.
Bring your laptop or tablet and be ready to have a play.

This face-to-face workshop is also offered online for Foundation (Prep) to Year 2 and Years 3 to 6.

 

waste audit b & w

WASTE AUDITS AND REAL-LIFE MATHS

Bring both Maths to life through practical and empowering activities that audit school waste systems. It’s the Australian Curriculum in action! Learn more about:

  • Practical and engaging ways to integrate sustainability in Maths.
  • Auditing the different streams of waste at your school.
  • Empowering students to take action about waste.
  • Cool Australia’s teaching resources, all mapped to the Australian Curriculum.
  • What other students are doing to reduce their waste.

All Cool Australia workshops include a mixture of hands-on activities and time on the web.
Bring your laptop or tablet and be ready to have a play.

This face-to-face workshop is also offered online.

 

PRICING

Keynote address (up to 1 hour) – $1500 + GST
2 hour workshop – $1650 + GST
5 hour workshop – $4430 + GST

Additional travel expenses may apply.
Cancellations made less than 14 days prior to a workshop will be charged in full. 

To book a professional development workshop, contact us on 1300 853 810 or at [email protected]

 

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