Tag: maths and science

Education

How can we get more girls studying maths and science?

Even in this day and age where the barriers between the genders are constantly being eroded, there is still a very clear disparity in representation in one of the must critical job areas. For some time, engineering has been one of the most important - and most lacking in skilled talent - career paths around…

21 Jul 2014, by Informa Insights

Education

Ignite curiosity in STEM students with Pedagogical Content Knowledge

75% of the fastest growing occupations in Australia require STEM skills and knowledge according to an Australia Industry Group report. Unfortunately the growing demand is not met with a growing supply of graduates. Therefore, it is important to fill the critical gaps in STEM education. In the lead up to the STEM Education Conference, taking place on the 20th and…

11 Jul 2014, by Informa Insights