CitC Schedule 2015-2016

 

2016 Video Conferencing Schedule        Back to top of page

Special Relativity Watch the recording 
Tuesday 23 February, 2:00pm AEDT
Presenter: Joe Callingham, University of Sydney
Audience: Year 12 Physics           Classroom resources

Cosmic Engine Watch the recording
Tuesday 15 March, 2:00pm AEDT
Presenter: Alexandru Codoreanu, Swinburne University of Technology
Audience: Year 11 Physics          Classroom resources

Solar System and Beyond 
Wednesday 18 May, 11:00am AEST
Presenter: Luz Angela Garcia, Swinburne University of Technology
Audience: Year 7 Science          Classroom resources

Gravity and Orbits Watch the recording 
Tuesday 24 May, 2:00pm AEST
Presenter: Fiona Panther, Australian National University
Audience: Year 12 Physics          Classroom resources

Big Bang - How to Make a Universe Watch the recording 
Wednesday 8 June, 11:00am AEST
Presenter: Dr Luke Barnes
Audience: Year 10 Science          Classroom resources

Cosmic Engine Watch a recording from 15 March 2016
Wednesday 3 August, 2:00pm AEST
Presenter: Alexandru Codoreanu, Swinburne University of Technology
Audience: Year 11 Physics          Classroom resources

Awesome Astronomy  Watch the recording 
Tuesday 9 August, 11:00am AEST
Presenter: Professor Scott Croom
Audience: Year 5 Science          Classroom resources

Big Bang - How to Make a Universe Watch a recording from 8 June 2016
 Tuesday 23 August, 11:00am AEST
Presenter: Dr Luke Barnes, University of Sydney
Audience: Year 10 Science          Classroom resources

Solar System and Beyond - FREE video conference  Watch the recording
Wednesday 12 October, 2:00 AEST (rescheduled from Term 3)
Presenter: Dr Christene Lynch, University of Sydney
Audience: Year 7 Science          Classroom resources

Awesome Astronomy - FREE video conference BOOK NOW  
Tuesday 25 October, 2:00pm AEDT
Presenter: Stephanie Bernard, University of Melbourne
Audience: Year 5 Science          Classroom resources

Special Relativity - FREE video conference BOOK NOW  
Wednesday 9 November, 2:00pm AEDT
Presenter: Steven Murray, Curtin University
Audience: Year 12 Physics          Classroom resources

2016 Teacher Professional Development  

CAASTRO is running professional development workshops for teachers across Australia throughout 2016.

Upcoming workshops:

STANSW Annual Conference, Sydney, 19-20 February 2016

TeachMeet Sydney, Sydney Observatory, 4 March 2016

TeachMeet Kids Sydney, Australian National Maritime Museum, 13 April 2016

SASTA Annual Conference & Expo, Adelaide, 18-19 April 2016

OneChannel webinar, Queensland Department of Education and Training, 3.30pm 26 April 2016

CONSTAWA 2016, Central Institute of Technology, Perth, 14 May 2016

STANSW Physics Conference, University of Sydney, 6 June 2016

CONASTA 65, Brisbane, 3-6 July 2016 - Awesome Astronomy for Upper Primary, 3-4pm Wed 6 July

ASELL/CAASTRO Workshop, Sydney, Armidale NSW, Melbourne, Canberra, Perth, 19 October 2016, registrations close 1 October 2016

Science Teachers' Workshops, University of Sydney, 8 November 2016

STAVCON, La Trobe University Bundoora, Melbourne, 25 November 2016

WA Department of Education SABA webinar, 3.15pm (AWST) 6 December 2016

ACTA NSW, Macquarie University, 17 February 2017

2015 Video Conferencing Schedule

Session #1 - CitC PLUS "Curriculum Revision Lecture"

Friday, 13th March 2pm - 3pm
Speaker: Aina Musaeva, University of Sydney / Sydney Observatory
Topic: The World communicates - Electromagnetism
Slides (PDF)
Recording (login required)

Session #2 - CitC PLUS "Curriculum Revision Lecture"
Friday, 24 April 2pm - 3pm
Speaker: Alex Codoreanu, Swinburne University of Technology
Topic: Moving About

Session #3 - CitC PLUS "Curriculum Revision Lecture"
Friday, 26 June 2pm - 3pm
Speaker: Bart Pindor, University of Melbourne
Topic: From Ideas to Implementation

Session #4 - Year 12 Physics Curriculum Revision Lecture
Tuesday, 18 August 2pm - 3pm
Speaker: Joe Callingham, University of Sydney
Topic: Special Relativity

Session #5 - Year 11 Physics Curriculum Revision Lecture
Tuesday, 8 September 2pm - 3pm
Speaker: Eromanga Adermann, University of Sydney
Topic: Cosmic Engine

Term 4 flyer

Session #6 - Space - Curriculum Revision
10.30 to 11.15am AEDT Tuesday, 13 October
Presenter: Eromanga Adermann, University of Sydney
Audience: Senior Secondary Physics          Prework questions

Session #7 - Special Relativity - Curriculum Revision
2:00 to 2:45pm AEDT Tuesday, 27 October
Presenter: Joe Callingham, University of Sydney
Audience: Senior Secondary Physics           Prework questions and solutions

Session #8 - The Big Bang - How to make a universe
2:00 to 2:40pm AEDT Tuesday 10 November
Presenter: Professor Tamara Davis, University of Queensland
Audience: Year 10 Science