DATTA ACT 2018 Seminar Program

Seminar 5 – Questacon Technology
Seminar 4 – Caroline Chisholm STEM Centre for Learning
Seminar 3 – Canberra Grammar
 Screen Shot 2018-06-10 at 5.20.02 pm Seminar 2 ANU – Delivering a deeper understanding of the ANU role in Design and Art teachers were introduced to Dr Geoff Hincliffe (Senior Lecturer) and Dr Rohan Nicol (Head of Gold and Silversmithing). A great afternoon of learning and fellowship at this seminar. 

Seminar 1 – University of Canberra Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra College, Belconnen.

IMG_1947 20 February – Questacon Technology, Deakin; Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre:

Teachers were given a tool sharpen demonstration by David Lin from Timberbits. This was followed by a 3D printing session with Karina Judd from the Questacon Maker Project team.

2017 Technology Teacher of the Year Excellence Award

Janette Kline – Daramalan College

The 2017 Technology Teacher Excellence Award was presented to Janette Kline from Daramalan College by DATTA ACT Life Member – Gayle Jenkins at the Yowani Country Club, Lyneham.

2016 Technology Teacher of the Year Excellence Award

DATTA ACT hosted the 2016 Technology Teacher Awards on Lake Burley Griffin in September. screen-shot-2016-10-17-at-8-57-11-pmThe announced of the awardee was made by Professor Lyndon Anderson (University of Canberra), Cathleen Jackson – Radford College technology teacher was awarded the top award for exception teaching.

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Technology Teacher Merit Certificate was award to James Watt from UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra

2015 Technology Teacher of the Year Excellence Award                              

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Technology Teacher Merit Award  – Rob Harrington – Hawker College

2014 Technology Teacher of the Year Excellence Award

DSC_00432014 – Alex Reid and Stephen Thearle who were joint awardees of the 2014 DATTA ACT Technology Teacher of the Year.

Gayle Jenkins receiving a Life Award for services to the Design and Technology Teachers Association ACT and DATTA Australia from David Kurthi – President DATTA ACT.