ACADEMIC , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT , SENIOR COLLEGE

Year 10 Entrepreneurs Showcase Innovative Start-up Business Ideas

Technical smartwatches, environmentally friendly clothing and a convenient first-time car buyer’s app were among the many outstanding designs presented by Year 10 Business Students at Sheldon College’s Virtual Marketplace Business evening. The #JustStartIt Business Program was designed to help students develop market research skills and to identify market gaps that...
Tue, December 4, 2018
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT , STAFF

Sheldon College STEAM Educators Named on 2018 Educator Hot List by The Educator Magazine

The Educator Magazine has announced 53 educators across Australia who have provided the highest-quality educational experiences for their students in their annual Educator Hot List. Two STEAM* educators at Sheldon College have been named on the 2018 list; Vanessa Noonan, Head of Digital Pedagogy and Innovation and Murray James...
Wed, November 7, 2018
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT , SENIOR COLLEGE

Cracking the Case in Class

Sheldon College’s Year 10 Students have been investigating ‘Big Ideas in Science’ this term linking Chemistry, Biology and Physics to real-world applications by solving actual crimes through forensic investigation. Education Interactive provided stations around the classroom with forensic techniques used to solve the case. Students used the knowledge gained during...
Fri, November 2, 2018
ACADEMIC , COMMUNITY , JUNIOR COLLEGE , LINQ PRECINCT

Sheldon Tech Wizards to the Rescue

The Junior College Robotics team, the Sheldon College Tech Wizards Rescue, competed in "the educational game of the new millennium", the 2018 RoboCup Junior Australia Open National Competition in Melbourne. After winning 2nd place in Queensland overall, the team went on to compete against 100 schools from across Australia. The students found inspiration...
Thu, November 1, 2018
ACADEMIC , LINQ PRECINCT , STAFF

Sheldon College Teachers Achieve Tier 1 Smart Educator Status

SMART Technologies has announced their educators for Australia’s SMART Educators, part of the SMART Exemplary School Program. Sheldon College has received the SMART Exemplary School Award and six teachers have achieved SMART Educator status. Four Australian educators have been certified as SMART Exemplary Educator SEE Status (Second Tier). Two...
Thu, October 18, 2018
ACADEMIC , LINQ PRECINCT

Science Week ‘A Game Changer’ For Sheldon College

SHELDON College Students enjoy a helicopter thrill-ride, participate in an Arcade Game Maker Competition and explore the world via Under Water via Virtual Reality Technology thanks to National Science Week (11-19 August).  Students are immersed in a jam-packed week of activities designed to ignite their passion for Science aligned with...
Fri, August 17, 2018
COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT

Students Engineer Holiday Workshops

In the June school holidays, over 50 students from outside Sheldon College, enjoyed one of four practical workshops. Students worked collaboratively with the Sheldon College staff, problem-solving, prototyping and implementing a range of solutions.  Students in the Design Like an Engineer workshop built structurally sound bridges for a programmed Sphero...
Fri, July 27, 2018
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