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DATTA AUSTRALIA - National Technologies Teacher Shortage Report
October 2019 - Primary-Science Wiz, Physics, Cutting Rods & Tubes, PROBLEM SOLVED – The bicycle
September 2019 - Special Victorian Edition
August/September 2019 - STEM, Picaxe Microcontrollers, Space, Physics
July 2019 - Clip Circuits; Secondary Electronics; 3D Printer Safety Guidelines; Robobug
June 2019 - STEM at Primary & Secondary – K’NEX, Concept Modular platform vehicle, Solar Panel info
May 2019 - Connect Past, Present and Future, Tips: Solar Panel info, Primary Technology - Da Vinci wooden kits
April 2019 - Innovation, Tips: Electric Motors, Primary Technology - Basic resources,
March 2019 - 10 Principles of Good Design, Primary Technology - Time
February 2019 -Design Briefs, Sustainability - Waste not
December 2018 - The year that was . . .
November 2018 - STEM: Primary
October 2018 - STEM: And wait there’s more…
September 2018 - STEM: Morse Code
August 2018 - STEAM: Windmill Generator
June 2018 - Gears
May 2018 - Structures, "Strandbeest"
April 2018 - Solar Solved
March 2018 - Electronics Solved
February 2018 - The Ultimate Project - Clock making
December 2017 - Scorpio in 2017, Scorpio is moving, RODE Rage
November 2017 - Microcontroller, Picaxe and Coding
October 2017 School Electronics Clubs
September 2017 Design a Toy Project
August 2017 Belt Drives, Belt Driven Kit
July 2017 Make Solar Meaningful - Relating solar projects to the Real World
June 2017 Design Brief, Introducing Challenger (car) kit
May 2017 Infrared, Jouster, Pat's Microcontroller infrared add-on
April 2017 Encouraging Creativity
March 2017 Powered by Solar, Solar projects
February 2017 In the Beginning. . ., Australian Inventions & Innovations
December 2016 As 2016 closes
November 2016 Microcontroller projects 2017
October 2016 STEM in Practice
September 2016 Sustainable Design
August 2016 Subsystems
July 2016 Dream of Flight
July 2016 Captive plane - STEM unit
June 2016 Frugal Innovation& Single LED Torch
May 2016 Design & Creativity - Steampunk, Solar Challenge - Sheridan Kit Car
April 2016 Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), LED Touch lamp, Using LEDs information sheet
March 2016 Transistors, Component Recognition and Troubleshooting and In-Circuit Transistor Tester
February 2016Full STEAM Ahead! DCT and AusVELS, Electronic Skills, Scorpio Constellation kit, new Scorpio Website
December 2015 A review of 2015
November 2015 WOMBAT and Competition guidelines. The Jumping bug project.
October 2015 All you need is time – about clocks, and some interesting examples.
September 2015 What’s new – interesting new kits and Resources (books about clock and pen making)
August 2015 Topics covered: Marcel Leyat and the Helica – the concept behind the original “Propeller driven car”.
July 2015 Solar to go! Information about our solar kits. 2 pages of solar related facts and links
June 2015 The Need for speed – Dragster. The Calculation of Gear ratio / velocity. Different types of gears.
May 2015 Electronics and handy tips.
March 2015 The design of the Hovercraft. A project sheet.
February 2015 Technology = Design + Innovation. New projects for 2015. Nature as an inspiration for design.
December 2014 A review of 2014 and a look at what’s new for 2015
October 2014 AUSVELS and the Design Process
August 2014 An introduction to Solar energy. Making a Pizza box Solar oven.
July 2014 What does Technology mean in the context of our kits?
June 2014 Clocks in Upcycling