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A Great Day at Wannon Water KTK Event!

  The 15th September saw over 300 students from 10 schools descending on Deakin University’s Warrnambool Campus for the 2017 Kids Teaching Kids Conference, presented by Wannon Water. Kids Teaching Kids, an environmental education program, is run in schools across the nation thanks to the support of the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning… Read more

5 weeks until KTK Week!!!

Thanks to support from the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, Qantas and Sydney Airport, we have enjoyed getting out and about to visit schools in Victoria and New South Wales over the last few months to help students with their workshop preparation. With just over a month to go until Kids Teaching Kids Week,… Read more

MWKTK17 – Culture – Conservation – Community

There is only a little over 3 months to go until we launch the Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids Conference!!!! We have over 500 delegates from more than 50 schools including interstate representatives from South Australia, Western Australia, Queensland and the Northern Territory. We even have one school coming Australia’s 9th state, New Zealand!!! Culture – Conservation –… Read more

The importance of remaining relevant

Every teacher has, at some point in their career, heard the phrase, ‘but when will I use this?’. Although occasionally frustrating, especially when uttered by that one student who also enjoys exclaiming ‘Wow, this is so boring’, it is an important consideration for educators to take on board. Previously, curriculum has focused on basic theories… Read more

Inspiring Learners

Thanks to advances in technology, modern students are very much a part of a global community; in 2015 it was found that adolescents ages 15-17 spent on average 18 hours a week online (click here for source). This global access means that modern day students have an ability to learn amazing things about the world with… Read more