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About this event

Gain unique insights into the innovative work CSIRO is doing to reduce plastic entering our environment and how you can use real world science in your classroom to encourage inquiry learning.

You can hear from a CSIRO scientist about their work into plastic waste and the challenges they are solving through research and inquiry. You will also be able to ask questions and access additional curriculum-linked resources and guides to help implement these ideas in the classroom.

Event format

  • Online, small-group, professional learning workshop.

Topics covered

  • Using real-world science to spark inquiry learning.
  • Q&A with a CSIRO scientist.
  • Using local context and fostering student autonomy in learning.

Who is this event designed for?

Year 7-8 teachers and educators STEM specialist teachers and education administrators.


Although this workshop originally took place in 2022, contact us to register your interest for a repeat event in 2023.

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