Welcome to the Excellence & Equity [xe] project, designed to support Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander study & career opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics [STEM].
Applications are open for the inaugural Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander STEM Professional Award, part of the Indigenous STEM Education Project, funded by BHP Billiton Foundation and managed by CSIRO.
Two Indigenous science students from Darwin and Sydney are in India after winning a Charles Darwin University scholarship to attend the 10th Asian Science Camp being held in the city of Bangalore.
Australia’s First Indigenous Startup Weekend is a 54-hour event where you get to be part of starting a business in a weekend, which will help increase Indigenous businesses and employment.
Researchers are investigating ways to reverse the decline in student performance, especially to close the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous students’ performance in STEM.
The Day of Stem program, in partnership with ATSIMA inspires secondary and tertiary education students to pursue STEM careers.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people from across the country met at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE) in Sydney last week.
Australia faces significant challenges in promoting improved science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning in our schools.
Access recordings and resources from the AAMT’s Connect with Maths Day, which was held on March 18 this year.
Three nine-day programs were held in Newcastle, Townsville and Adelaide, hosting a total of 98 students in the Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science (ASSETS).
Mid-level maths should be made a pre-requisite for students looking to enrol in science, engineering or commerce degrees according to a new ten-year plan for mathematics in Australia.
The second Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mathematics Alliance (ATSIMA) conference is to be held from Sunday 30 October to Wednesday 2 November in Wollongong, NSW.
The recent increase in Indigenous university enrolments should not obscure the need for “culturally appropriate and continuous support” to improve completion rates.
Engineering Aid Australia conducts two summer schools each year for Indigenous secondary school students going into Years 11 and 12.
The Education Council of Ministers has endorsed a comprehensive plan for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education in Australian schools for 2016-2026.
CSIRO’s Indigenous Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Project is seeking two Project Officers to join the team.
The xe project is one of five university projects providing materials for the online portal being developed by the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers.