Student-led organisation Generation Entrepreneur has partnered with the NSW Department of Education to run iEntrepreneur, a business incubator program for high school students across Sydney.
AgriFutures Australia has launched an education program aimed at helping schoolchildren in rural and regional Australia learn about innovation and entrepreneurship in relation to the problems facing the agricultural sector.
Connect Education is offering students an online platform that allows them to completing practice work developed and guided by graduate students.
Adelaide startup Makers Empire has developed an app and teaching kit that allows kids to create 3D designs which can later be printed.
Brisbane’s St Paul’s School earlier this year partnered with River City Labs to launch an Entrepreneurs Club to help prepare students for the changing economy.
Edrolo is a digital resource that helps teachers adopt technology in a meaningful way to boost engagement in the classroom.
Today assistant innovation minister Wyatt Roy launches Australia’s first school Entrepreneur Club at St Paul’s School in Queensland. The Club is a result of the partnership between St Paul’s School and River City Labs to help students, staff and parents transform their startup ideas into businesses.
It’s coming up to final exam season for year 12 students around Australia, which means tutoring centres are packed to the brim with nervous students. However, instead of keeping kids glued to the books, one Sydney centre is taking a leaf out of Google’s book, encouraging students to take time out to nap and recharge in spaces inspired by the tech giant’s campus.