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Australian Red Cross – Free First Aid app

An essential tool for home, school and the workplace, the easy to use Red Cross Australia First Aid app is a free comprehensive pocket guide to common medical emergencies, giving you access to the most up to date First Aid information anytime, anywhere via your mobile device.

PTC President’s E-Newsletter for Term 3 2019

Keep up to date with the latest PTC events in the President' Term 3 E-Newsletter

Tech Girls are Super Heroes

A free event celebrating the 2019 Search for the Next Tech Girl Superhero Competition

Saturday 7 September 12pm – 3pm at the University of Technology Sydney, Broadway Ultimo Enjoy hands-on tech activities and the chance to meet...

HIDDEN 2019

HIDDEN Rookwood is a FREE public event running from sunrise to sunset Saturday 7 September until Monday 7 October 2019 HIDDEN is an outdoor sculpture exhibiti...

Sydney Observatory – Monthly Sky Guides and Star Maps

Learn about the southern night sky with the observatory’s monthly podcast, sky guide and star map. The Sydney Observatory offers monthly n...

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019

Powerhouse Museum, Ultimo until Sunday 20 October 2019

The Nature Photographer of the Year exhibition showcases the 2019 entrants to the  competition, a stunning collection of breathtaking photographs celebrating the natural heritage of the bioregions of Australia and New Zealand, the Antarctic and New Guinea. This year the annual Read more

When is World Teachers’ Day 2019?

Most countries around the world celebrate World Teachers’ Day on October 5, however, because this date usually falls during the Australian school holidays, ...

PTC NSW Professional Learning Calendar Semester 2, 2019

As part of PTC NSW membership, associations have an excellent opportunity to showcase their PL events by advertising to all schools in NSW, as well as a wider audience via the PTC NSW Professional Learning Calendar. Associations are invited to submit their upcoming events or activities to the PTC NSW secretariat. The information is compiled into a comprehensive Professional Learning Calendar ac...

Mentoring Teachers Overseas

The Australian Volunteers for International Development Program is seeking volunteer teachers to support the work of educators in developing nations. The program gives Australian educators the opportunity to contribute to long-lasting and meaningful change. Volunteering is a great way to enhance your career, find out more… https://www.austral...

RAS Farm Days Program 2019

21 October – 15 November, 9.30am – 2.30pm The Royal Agricultural Society Farm Days are hands-on excursions designed around the science and technology curriculum for primary and secondary students. Farm Days introduce students to Paddock to Plate and Field to Fibre stories through a series of interactive workshops. Cost per student $15, accompanying adults/teachers att...

The AI for Good Challenge

The Challenge is a unique opportunity for secondary students across Australia to learn about AI, understand the ethics behind the technology and contribute AI solutions to help solve real-world problems. Students can submit ideas that make a difference in one of these categories:

  • Accessibility
  • Earth
  • Humanitarian Action
Find out more… Read more

Educational Publishing Awards Australia 2019

Calling all teachers, librarians and booksellers to rate your favourite educational publisher. Now is your chance to tell us what you really think! If you buy, sell or use textbooks or other educational resources, we want you to help decide...