Catholic Education Diocese of Wollongong has produced a CEDoW STEM Strategy to develop the awareness and importance of STEM education. It aims to support an effective integration of STEM initiatives that develop cross-disciplinary, critical and creative thinking skills, problem solving capabilities and the effective utilisation of digital technologies, which are essential in all 21st century occupations. CEDoW has also developed a webspace to support the implementation of the STEM strategy.
• NESA has developed STEM resources to support the delivery of curriculum content in NSW schools.
• The CSIRO's 'STEM Professionals in Schools' initiative is a national volunteer program that facilitates partnerships between schools and industry to bring real STEM into the classroom. Find out more about the program, relevant tools and resources, and how to apply here.