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FREE Professional Learning Opportunities for DET Teachers November 9, 2015

FREE DET Primary & Secondary Teachers’ PD: ‘STEM Pedagogy in Virtual Spaces’ Thursday 3rd December 2015 at Quantum Victoria 9:00 am – 3:00 pm     Click here for more information

Australia’s new Chief Scientist Announced! October 27, 2015

The team at Quantum Victoria congratulates Dr Alan Finkel AO on his appointment as Australia’s Chief Scientist and takes this opportunity to acknowledge Prof Ian Chubb’s excellent advocacy in this role. Dr Finkel is a prominent engineer, respected neuroscientist, successful entrepreneur and philanthropist with a personal commitment to innovation and commercialisation. He is currently the […]

PrintACar Finals at the 3D Printing Showcase October 19, 2015

The PrintACar Final held on Friday 9th October at the University of Melbourne, brought together 16 teams comprising of Primary and Secondary students from across Victoria. Wilson Hall was adorned with university, industry and school representatives showcasing the latest advancements and applications in 3D Printing. Students, teachers and parents were immersed in a fertile atmosphere […]

This Week at Quantum September 17, 2015

It’s here; end of term! It has been an amazingly busy term here at Quantum Victoria and I think it’s safe to say we’re all looking forward to a little break. We finished the week with the Year 8s of Roxburgh College streaming through, seeing the wonders of Shape Memory Alloy, the creativity of 3D […]

This Week at Quantum September 11, 2015

A special event free week for Quantum Victoria saw our focus placed squarely on our numerous student programs. With 2-3 programs a day, there was plenty of engaging learning taking place across all year levels, with students from Yea Primary School spending much of the week at Quantum Victoria. Prep students were Exploring the Senses […]

This Week at Quantum September 4, 2015

Alongside the usual assortment of STEM programs held this week, Quantum Victoria also hosted the Discover Engineering Day, held on the 4th September. Run with Engineers Australia, this day introduced over 100 students to a variety of different Engineering concepts through a number of different technologies, including Lego NXT robots and our ever expanding suite […]

This Week at Quantum August 28, 2015

This week Quantum Victoria hosted the STAV ICT/STEM conference which saw over 100 teachers primary and secondary teachers attending Quantum Victoria. A magnificent keynote was delivered by Prof. Brian Boyle, alongside a diverse array of workshops throughout the day. Topics covered included 3D Printing, Coding and Programming and ICT in the STEM classroom. Overall responses […]

PrintACar Qualifying Day August 20, 2015

It’s here! The PrintACar Qualifying Day was a roaring success for 150 or so students, teachers and even a few parents spending the day learning and racing at Quantum Victoria. The day was jam packed full with four sessions held for students. This included the limitations of 3D printers, reflexes, aerodynamics, and of course RACING! […]