SISP is currently collaborating with various NSW Government, industry and educational partners on a range of STEM education projects.
STEM 2022 On Demand
STEM 2022 On demand: Education for a rapidly changing world. Bringing together some of Australia’s and the world’s experts on creativity, innovation, education, and STEM.
2022 Australian Virtual Astronaut (AVA) Challenge
Complete a 9-week STEM design sprint based on challenges facing NASA’s Artemis and the Australian space industry. AVA teams will choose from a set of four scenarios and design a solution presented in the form of either a 90 second video pitch or poster. A number of teams will then be selected to pitch their ideas at the Young Space Explorers event on 2nd December in Sydney!
2022 Young Space Explorers
The event is an immersive dive into the emerging Australian space industry. Students will get up close and personal with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Through hands-on space themed challenges students will develop knowledge of STEM as well as designing, thinking and leadership skills. All attributes necessary for Australia’s future highly skilled space workforce.
REIP/SISP Industry Video Project
In 2020 Piece Together Productions was commissioned to produce 35 short films that tell inspiring stories of people committed to making a difference with their businesses for the STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) program. The films were produced with funding support from the Regional Industry Education Partnerships Program (NSW Department of Education).
Cyber City Pilot Program
MCB Business Partners and Core Electronics, supported by teachers, government, and the cyber security industry, have partnered to create a best in class cyber security learning experience. The Cyber City learning experience supports the new focus on cyber security and digital technologies in the new Australian curriculum, and has been specifically designed to support the new cyber security, specialised topic in the iSTEM NSW Department of Education Approved Elective.
STEM 2021 On Demand
The SISP program produces this free, online event which brings together Australia’s and the world’s leading experts on innovation, creativity and STEM.
2021 Australian Virtual Astronaut (AVA) Challenge
Looking for ready-made STEM curriculum for Year 5-8 students currently learning from home? The Australian Virtual Astronaut (AVA) Challenge could be just what you are looking for!
2021 International Rover Challenge
The 2021 International Rover Challenge for Schools is an initiative of the SISP program in collaboration with COSPAR-K, Aldrin Foundation, Andy Thomas Space Foundation, The Australian Space Agency, Monash University and the University of Adelaide.