Our popular workshop format from 2017 is BACK this October and November to help teams prepare for this year’s Energy Breakthrough. This year’s session will be held at the La Trobe University Bendigo campus on Friday 2nd November and streamed online. These are free workshops for students, teachers and team managers.
Date: Friday 2nd November 2017
Times: 9:00 am – 11:15 am
Location: Mckay Lecture Theatre, La Trobe University Bendigo Campus, Edwards Rd, Flora Hill, 3550. (View campus map)
The workshop will be focused on the three key areas of the Energy Breakthrough: Display & Presentation, Design & Construction and the Trials. Each component supports learning in the areas of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). The session will be most appropriate for upper Primary students through to Year 9, although Year 11 and 12s are also welcome.
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Nigel Preston, Education Officer, Energy Breakthrough
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Panel Discussion – Speakers announced soon!
Display & Presentation
What are some of the key themes, observations and lifelong skills that can be developed from preparing for Display & Presentation?
Design & Construction
What are the key processes and themes of Design and Construction to focus on? How can careers in engineering make real changes to the world around us?
What are some of the keys to preparing for elite competition?
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Outline of proposed 2019 Energy Breakthrough Rules
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Energy Breakthrough thanks the La Trobe University for their support of this workshop.