STEP-Up Biology Science Teachers Engagement Program


Completing the 2020 Science Teachers Engagement Program – Biology (STEP-up Biology) will contribute 5.5 hrs of NESA registered PD addressing 2.1.2; 3.2.2; 3.4.2; 6.3.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

The STEP-Up Biology Professional Development course gives teachers the chance to extend and deepen their knowledge of the dynamic world of Biology with a Marine Science twist.

About the course

Held in our state-of-the-art research facility, this one day hands-on workshop aligns with the National Curriculum (Science; Biology) and is ideal for teachers looking to incorporate practical learning in the classroom.

The workshop includes talks by ocean research experts, hands-on lab activities, and opportunities for teachers to interact with their colleagues as well as Southern Cross University National Marine Science Centre researchers.

Time: 9am– 4pm
Cost: $220 Lunch provided
Registrations open: 2 March 2020
Registrations close: 12 November 2020

Download: STEP-up Biology program flyer 

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Step up Biology program

Date and time

From: 09:00 AM Friday, November 20, 2020 Friday, November 20, 2020 9:00 AM - NSW time To: 04:00 PM Friday, November 20, 2020 Friday, November 20, 2020 4:00 PM - NSW time


National Marine Science Centre
2 Bay Drive
Coffs Harbour NSW 2450