ATEA Conference and STEM Leadership Summit News 1. 2nd Integrated STEM Leadership Summit in Asia - Registrations closing

The Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO), MIT Abdul Latif Jameel World Education Lab (J-WEL), US STEM Leadership Alliance, SEAMEO STEM Ed Centre, Unilab Foundation, and the Center for Integrated STEM Education (CISTEM) have joined forces to continue the work of advancing integrated STEM leadership in the Asian region through a second summit which will be held on 21-22 January 2021 via an online platform.

Challenge your students to use mathematics to make a real difference to the world around then with the IMMC. Find out how your school can participate in the widely popular mathematical modeling challenge developed for secondary schools in Australia and overseas. Get involved! Find out how https://www.immchallenge.org.au/

Post-doctoral position available at QUT

The Queensland University of Technology (QUT) are looking for a recent PhD graduate of maths/STEM who might be interested in a 12-month Postdoctoral fellowship.

Any interested applicants are to send their CVs to

Professor Lyn English
l.english@qut.edu.au

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Contemporary Approaches to Research (CAR) Symposium 2020

 

The Contemporary Approaches to Research (CAR) Symposium is online this year 23 – 25th November.

 

The program is online already https://deakinsteme.org/event/2020-contemporary-approaches-to-research-in-mathematics-science-health-and-environmental-education-symposium/

 

ESERA Conference 2021 Call for Proposals

 

The ESERA 2021 Conference will be organised by the University of Minho (Braga, Portugal)

When: from 30 August to 3 September 2021.

Where: Online

Call for papers is now open. Submissions are due before 15 January 2021.

Information available at https://www.esera.org/news/esera-announcements/854-esera-conference-2021-call-for-proposals

 

Research Superstar!

A special report in The Australian newspaper has identified Australia's top 40 researchers. Amongst them is ASERA Board member, David Treagust from Curtin University. David was recognised for his research in science and engineering education. The full article is at https://specialreports.theaustralian.com.au/1540291/9/

David was also on this list in 2019. Congratulations and well deserved, David.

 

You are invited to an online conversation via Zoom on Discourse strategies for scientific literacy in a post-truth era 

 

IJSME 2022 Special Issue: Reading in Science and Mathematics Education

Guest Editors:
Associate Professor Kok-Sing Tang, Curtin University, Australia
Professor Sheau-Wen Lin, National Pingtung University, Taiwan
Professor Berinderjeet Kaur, National Institute of Education, Singapore

The editors invite you to submit an article for a special issue on "Reading in Science and Mathematics Education" focusing on topics related to, but not excluding, the following:

Monash Education Futures Report on STEM Education

STEM education is a concept used broadly, but the practice of science, technology, engineering and mathematics isn’t well understood by society, institutions, politicians or policy makers.