How are schools building positive dispositions of girls in STEM?

Increasing female engagement, participation and positive disposition in STEM subjects is a school and public priority. Education and commercial institutions across South Australia are heavily investing in new programs for girls, with the singular goal of  creating a new generation of influential STEM leaders. The Girls in STEM Showcase will provide the opportunity to   collaborate across schools and offer practical insight into contemporary strategies, pedagogy and classroom practices.

The Showcase will offer:

  • Interactive workshops sharing best practice, strategies and programs proven to engage and retain girls in STEM
  • Keynote speaker focusing on building young women’s positive dispositions and self-efficacy in STEM
  • Group discussions around the strategies, implementation and student voice in your school


Karen Palumbo

When  & Where

Monday 19 June 2017
9.00am – 3.30pm

Register for this event

Education Development Centre
Milner Street

No TRT funding provided

If you are interested in presenting a 60 minute workshop, please include your 200 word abstract and workshop requirements directly to

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