STEM MINI COURSE

Heard the buzz about STEM and not sure what it means for you, or if you are doing "enough"?

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"The STEM mini course was a great way to keep me engaged during isolation and has given me some new ideas as well as acknowledging the things we are already doing well. Quick and easy to follow. "

Jackie
Educator

ABOUT THE COURSE

This mini course has been designed to support educators to see behind the "buzz word" that is STEM, and to explore how STEM learning is occurring every single day through play!

The course is broken up into four lessons and the following is covered:

Welcome

Lesson 1 - What is STEM, why is it important, and how do we support this type of learning? 

Lesson 2 - Thinking about STEM - Indoor Environment

Lesson 3 - Thinking about STEM - Outdoor Environment

Lesson 4 - Documenting STEM

Reflection/Assessment

 
 

What will I learn from the STEM mini course?

Our mini courses are designed to be inspiring and practical - connecting theory, ideas and inspiration with strategies and actionable steps that will enhance your practice in your work with children.

Confidence in your practice

Deepen your understanding of STEM and gain confidence in your ability to plan for, observe and document STEM learning, while also recognising that this type of learning occurs every day in children's play!

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Recommended Resources

Gather ideas and inspiration for providing engaging environments that facilitate STEM learning and learn how YOU as the educator are a valuable resource in children's play and learning!

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Language & Links to Support in Documentation

One of the key aspects of our role as educators is making learning visible. Learn how to "Bring STEM to Life" and share it with children, families and other educators. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

The STEM mini course is suited to anyone working in the early education and care sector who is wanting to gain a deeper understanding of the STEM concept. 

We suggest that the mini course is the equivalent of 1hr of face to face learning, however we recognise that all learners are different. There is content within the course that may take additional time. 

Upon completion of your registration, you will receive a confirmation details with your login information. 

You will have immediate access to the course, to complete in your own time. The course may include written content, images, videos, article links, ideas and inspiration. 

All participants will complete a reflection/assessment which is personally responded to by one of our course facilitators before you receive your certificate. 

Are you ready to register?

If you're sitting there now thinking.... YES, YES, YES! (and why wouldn't you be?) You can register for the mini course right now for just $17

"The course content was a great starting point for the world of STEM play. Thank you!"

Katie
Educator, NZ