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Learning beyond the stratosphere
News Items - Wed 22 August 2018
Learning beyond the stratosphere
During last term’s school holidays a group of our students participated in the CASE Space School International Study Program, in one of the world’s most profound and inspiring science, technology...
CSI Elsternwick
News Items - Thu 16 August 2018
CSI Elsternwick
To celebrate National Science Week, Years 7 and 8 Middle School students at the Elsternwick Campus participated in a hands-on forensic science workshop in Fitchett Hall. Our presenter, Adam, from...
Game Changers and Change Makers
News Items - Mon 13 August 2018
Game Changers and Change Makers
‘Game Changers and Change Makers’ is the theme for National Science Week in 2018, which runs from 11–19 August. Established in 1997, National Science Week provides an opportunity to acknowledge the...
What is student agency?
News Items - Wed 8 August 2018
What is student agency?
What is student agency? When I first heard these words, I had visions of 20 students milling around the class devouring resources and total chaos. Yet as Kath Murdoch advocated in her book, The Power...
New centre helps Years 5 and 6 students learn to be the best they can be
News Items - Mon 6 August 2018
New centre helps Years 5 and 6 students learn to be the best they can be
A purpose-built hub for Years 5 and 6 students at Wesley’s Glen Waverley Campus is now operational. The recently opened Wells Centre enables students to meet as a community as well as work in groups...
Top-performing Shanghai school visits Wesley to experience best practice
News Items - Mon 14 May 2018
Top-performing Shanghai school visits Wesley to experience best practice
A group of 21 Year 6 to 8 students and three teachers from Shanghai East Experimental School (Shanghai EES) visited the Glen Waverley campus in May to learn about Wesley College’s approach to the...
Dr Anita Gamvrellis on supporting girls in STEM
News Items - Thu 19 October 2017
Dr Anita Gamvrellis on supporting girls in STEM
Last month, Wesley teacher Dr Anita Gamvrellis was a panelist at the In2Science event Supporting girls in STEM: strategies for the classroom and beyond. We caught up with Anita to ask her how best to...