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Rotary Youth Programs

Rotary's programs are all-inclusive, however many of them attract our best and brightest students and provide social support for our most highly academic young people, those still at school and at college. Rotary Tasmania (District 9830) offers eleven different programs targeted towards school students and in addition some clubs within our district also run challenges [...]

2018-11-28T12:52:11+00:00November 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Southern Tasmanian Christmas Drinks

Tasmanian Association for the Gifted Invites members to Christmas Drinks on Wednesday 12th December 2018 at 76 Newdegate Street, North Hobart commencing 7.30pm New members welcome;  membership fees accepted on the evening or join online at https://www.tasgifted.com/about-membership/   Beer, wine, softdrink, hot drinks and nibbles provided  Enjoy an opportunity to spend an informal evening chatting [...]

2018-11-27T08:28:17+00:00November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Dinosaurs

The Royal Society of Tasmania (RST) is delighted to offer teachers and students two exciting opportunities to engage with the fascinating world of dinosaurs as part of its 175th celebrations.    The Royal Society is presenting, in partnership with TMAG, the Dinosaur rEvolution: Secrets of Survival exhibition opening on 7 December at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.    TMAG’s galleries will be [...]

2018-11-18T18:35:09+00:00November 18th, 2018|0 Comments

UWC Scholarships For Years 10 /11 Students Now Open

UWC Scholarships For Years 10 /11 Students Now Open Closing Date: 01 Feb 2019 UWC (United World Colleges) is a global educational movement that brings together students from over 80 nations to live together and study at one of 17 campuses around the world. The colleges share a common mission: to make education a force for [...]

2018-11-18T18:21:45+00:00November 18th, 2018|0 Comments

GERRIC Student programs equity and scholarship applications

Equity and scholarships applications for the January 2019 GERRIC Student Programs are now open! Program details and available workshops can be found here. Applications for equity and scholarships close on the 16th November, 11pm. Scholarships Scholarships requirements and application form can be found here. Please ensure all fields on the application have been filled out [...]

2018-11-18T18:25:00+00:00November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Climbing to the Peak

Michele Juratowitch  Highly respected Australian researcher, presenter and author  will facilitate  Climbing to the Peak Study skills seminar for high ability students in years 9-12  9:00am – 4:00pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 Venue: Elizabeth College, Hobart    It is often assumed that high ability students will achieve well, academically.  Unfortunately, many students with heightened intellectual [...]

2018-11-07T12:40:15+00:00November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Supporting Students’ Study Practice

Supporting Students’ Study Practice A seminar for teachers and parents of high ability students   4:30pm – 6:00pm Saturday 23rd March 2019 Venue: Elizabeth College, Hobart Adults – whether parents, carers or teachers – who want to support high ability students to achieve optimal academic results will benefit from knowing about the ways in which [...]

2018-11-07T12:35:24+00:00November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Northern end of year get-together

Tasmanian Association for the Gifted (Northern Region) Invites you to attend our end of year get-together at PUNCHBOWL RESERVE Launceston Come and meet your Northern TAG Committee members and other families with bright children. Discuss and share stories and difficulties and ask questions about the best educational provisions for your bright child. All welcome, members [...]

2018-10-18T19:04:54+00:00October 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Civics for Citizenship Essay Competition

Civics for Citizenship Essay Competition THE COMPETITION The Rotary Club of Hobart has established a “Civics for Citizenship” essay competition to encourage civic literacy amongst Tasmania’s school children. This competition seeks to promote interest in, and participation in the civic culture of Tasmania through a debate on the foundation principles of citizen engagement with our [...]

2018-10-17T20:04:05+00:00October 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Solving problems with maths

Solving Problems with Maths! Workshops run by the Mathematical Association of Tasmania, Term 4 2018 Student Workshops (Years 4 – 6) BURNIE Sunday 28th October, 12 – 4pm Burnie High School HOBART Saturday 3rd November, 12 – 4pm Guilford Young College (Glenorchy) Register via Eventbrite (or see mat.aamt.edu.au for more info)

2018-10-03T08:27:22+00:00October 3rd, 2018|0 Comments