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Sleek Geeks Science Eureka Prize

The Sleek Geeks Science Eureka Prize is a short film competition open to primary and secondary school students across Australia, with students educated at home also eligible to enter. Sponsored by the University of Sydney, the prize encourages students to explore a scientific concept, discovery or invention, or test their own scientific hypothesis, in a 1-3-minute film. Anything goes, as [...]

2019-02-15T16:07:54+00:00February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Notice of Special General Meeting

SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING Saturday 23rd March 2019 The Undercroft, Elizabeth College, North Hobart 4:15 pm AGENDA Attendance Apologies Amendments to TAG Constitution Motion:  That clause (9)(1) of the constitution of the Tasmanian Association for the Gifted, be amended to read: (9) (1) (e) (i) The Committee will advise all Tasmanian AAEGT members of AAEGT advice [...]

2019-02-15T15:40:17+00:00February 15th, 2019|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 [...]

2018-12-23T11:10:39+00:00December 15th, 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 [...]

2018-12-23T11:12:02+00:00December 15th, 2018|0 Comments

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 [...]

2018-12-23T11:13:34+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