Seeking enthusiastic and eager students in the Geelong region to participate in a 3-day design sprint. If you have an interest in all things STEM, emerging technologies, solving real-world problems,
AgriTech: It’s just the beginning!
Geelong Tech School has partnered with Common Ground Project and STRUT – environmental sensing experts – to deliver programs on the future of farming.
Regional Rail Revival
Regional Rail Revival has partnered with Tech Schools across Victoria to hold the first state-wide Design Challenge 2050.
Combine STEM and Passion
It’s overwhelming for students to choose their subjects when they’re uncertain about their future. Career teachers, you play a critical role!
Visit from the STEM Ambassador
We were very pleased to welcome Dr Tien Kieu MP, the Ambassador for STEM education, to the Geelong Tech School.
EduTECH is the largest trade show and conference for the entire education lifecycle across Australia, and it did not disappoint. Geelong Tech School staff spent a day each at the
Ambassador Marble Run
Last week, 24 of the Geelong Tech School Student Ambassadors came together to work in teams to create the Tech School’s first continuous Marble Run!
Come and Visit the Geelong Tech School
Students, teachers, and interested members of the public are welcome to bring along the family to check out the Geelong Tech School on Sunday the 7th of August as part of The Gordons Open Day.
Work Experience Review
We were fortunate to have four students join us for ‘Work Experience’ during the last two weeks of the Term.
The Geelong Tech School, in partnership with Crazy Ideas College, recently hosted Northern Bay College and Geelong High School for a two-day Social Innovators program.
Virtual and Remote
The Geelong Tech School has continued its Virtual and Outreach work with the students of Lorne Secondary College this week.
Student Ambassadors Melbourne Trip
During Education Week, our Student Ambassadors took a trip to Melbourne to visit some fantastic scientific and technological attractions.
Congratulations to the 2021 Ambassadors
The Ambassador Program at Geelong Tech School has kicked off this year with a fantastic Geelong Design Week event last Thursday evening.
Industry Design Sprint
Forty students from nine different partner schools participated in an Industry Design Sprint as part of Geelong Design Week.
Geelong Tech School is part of a collaboration with other Tech Schools in our region to deliver PD in Design Thinking for our teachers. Design thinking has transformed global industries.
2022 Program Launch
We’re excited to invite you to the launch of our program offerings for 2022. Not only will we be continuing all your favourite programs, but we are also adding:
Regional Rail Revival Challenge
What might our smart, connected regional cities look like in 30 years’ time? The Regional Rail Revival Design Challenge 2050 invites young people to think outside the box and share
Bees with Backpacks Competition
We are excited to announce that the Bees with Backpacks Competition is running again this year. Last year we had amazing success with one of our local schools receiving a
School Holiday STEM Camp
In the winter school break, Geelong Tech School hosted a STEM camp with the Western Koorie Academy of Excellence and Indigicate. The 3 day camp inspired 13 students as well
Unboxy Design Challenge
Geelong Tech School and Unboxy invite students within Geelong, Bellarine & Surf Coast to participate in the Geelong Unboxy Design Challenge! The competition is open to all Year 5,
Bushfire Resilience Workshop
Almost 80 students from Oberon HS, Bellarine SC, Mt Rowan SC, Geelong HS, and North Geelong SC attended Young Change Agents’ ‘Bushfire Resilience’ workshop on the 14th of July. Hosted
The Geelong Region Local Learning and Employment Network (GRLLEN) are running a Podcast Competition for Geelong secondary students. All you need to record is a mobile phone, but it just
Diary of a Work Experience Student
During the last week of Term two we had the pleasure of welcoming five work experience students to the team. Two of those students have written about their experiences below.
Ambassador Update – Term 2, 2021
Being a Geelong Tech School Ambassador in 2021 involves fun, interesting programs and experiences. As of yet, we have been involved with a guest speaker webinar and started a project