Easy STEM Activities
Need an extension activity or something to cover one or a couple of classes? Here are some ideas to get[...]
Why STEM is Important (Opinion)
Most schools around where I live (Melbourne, Victoria, AUS) now have some kind of STEM going on. Many times it[...]
Practical STEM High School Projects for Wood Technology Classes
STEM projects are a fun way to engage students, and even have them lead their learning. While many teachers associate[...]
Review of ‘Why Don’t Students Like School?’
Someone once told me that being a teacher is a lonely job. It didn’t make sense at first. I mean[...]
Techniques To Keep Your Class Workshop Clean
THERE'S NOTHING MORE FRUSTRATING than walking into a workshop that isn't clean... It's a downhill slope. The workshop is dirty so[...]
Storage Space That You Didn’t Know You Had in the Workshop
ARE THINGS GETTING A little tight in the workshop space? Maybe you want to buy a new machine but have no[...]
Ideas for Creating a Safer Practical Classroom
Here are a collection of ideas around creating a safer workshop for woodworking students. Routines Making students go through the[...]
Workshop Safety Rules – for the Class Workshop
Stock Standard Workshop Safety Rules No Running in the Workshop Listen to Instructions Carefully Take Only What is Needed into[...]