OUR MISSION

OUR MISSION

IS TO LIFT AND LEAD EDUCATION IN AUSTRALASIA BY...
 

✔ Providing a platform to engage with educators at scale (EduTECH attracts more than 10,000 attendees per year)

✔ Offering world-class PD at affordable subsidised prices

✔ Creating a single annual event where the entire education and training sector gathers together to learn, debate, exchange ideas and be inspired

✔ Representing the entire learning life-cycle….from cradle to the grave i.e. pre-school, kindergarten, primary, secondary, senior secondary (or college), tertiary (VET), higher-ed (University), workplace learning and continual adult learning

✔ Remaining sector-neutral by including Government, Catholic and Independent schools

✔ Providing practical, authentic, hands-on learning

✔ Giving exclusive access to some of Australia and the world’s most well-regarded education experts

✔ Enhancing STEM education

✔ Helping educators teach the new Digital Curriculum

✔ Promoting gender equity, equality and inclusion

✔ Demonstrating how new technologies, like robotics, gamification, VR, AR, drones, and 3D printers, can be integrated into all of learning

✔ Showcasing best practice teaching from leading Australian and overseas schools

✔ Demonstrating to regular, mainstream schools how to build makers’ spaces…on a limited budget

✔ Ensuring Australia remains competitive in the global digital economy

✔ Providing a forum for suppliers to learn what education leaders are looking for in 21st century education

✔ Forging partnerships between schools, universities, government, business, communities, stakeholders and suppliers

2020 GOALS

In addition to EduTECH’s underlying and perpetual mission, in 2020 we’re also committed to highlight and support a range of important social issues, including:

✔ Reducing the incidence of youth suicide and self-harm

✔ Supporting indigenous education

✔ Supporting the war on plastic waste