20
Jul 17

STEM-spiration: 14 STEM activities for the new term!

Whether you’re looking for a quick, fun activity or long term projects to boost STEM learning, we’ve got a collection of STEM activities to get the ball rolling this term! Science Watch liquid move without touching it by making magnetic slime Get term started with a bang with these exploding pop rockets Understand the characteristics … Continue reading STEM-spiration: 14 STEM activities for the new term!

11
Jul 17

Insights from 3 of Digital Continuity 2020’s top agencies

Struggling to overcome the challenges of digital records and information management? Here are some insights into the top 10 agencies from Check-up Digital and winners of the 2017 Digital Excellence Awards. Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) – The Research Data Project (RDP) Ranked 2nd, Check-up Digital & Medium Agencies Commendation, 2017 Digital Excellence AwardsWith … Continue reading Insights from 3 of Digital Continuity 2020’s top agencies

06
Jul 17

3 long term benefits of going dry this July

The 1st of July marks not just the beginning of the new financial year, but the day many will start their month long abstinence from alcohol for Dry July – Australia’s annual campaign to raise money for those affected by cancer. But can these campaigns have an effect on our health outcomes in addition to … Continue reading 3 long term benefits of going dry this July

26
Jun 17

The role of patient information in healthcare program delivery

Large amounts of health data are held at different levels of government and by many organisations across the Australian healthcare system. Consequently, linking different types of information is almost impossible, and our healthcare intervention and prevention programs are suffering as a result. For example, in Australia, healthcare data that is routinely collected is not linked … Continue reading The role of patient information in healthcare program delivery

26
May 17

Industry & STEM: Real world applications in the classroom

We all know that we can teach theory and knowledge in the classroom, but it’s the application of knowledge that is key. Fulton Hogan Construction and Edwardstown Primary School have been collaborating to give students the chance to address real world problems from the classroom. Christie Evans, Year 6/7 Teacher, Edwardstown Primary School met several … Continue reading Industry & STEM: Real world applications in the classroom

07
Feb 17

Are we finally taking a whole-of-government approach to affordable housing?

2017 has already been a big year for the affordable housing industry with several politicians declaring action on affordable housing as a top priority, so have we finally got the ball rolling? Treasurer Scott Morrison has long been considering a government-backed financing model similar to that of the UK, and now the Turnbull Government is … Continue reading Are we finally taking a whole-of-government approach to affordable housing?