ACADEMIC , LINQ PRECINCT

Students Showcase their Skills at the College’s annual STEAM Expo

On the evening of Wednesday 11 September, Sheldon College hosted its annual STEAM Expo in the College’s state-of-the-art LINQ Precinct.    This exhibition was designed to act as a celebration of the quality teaching and learning that takes place at the College. Throughout the event students displayed a number of...
Mon, September 23, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , LINQ PRECINCT , SENIOR COLLEGE

Cisco Power Tech Global Mentoring Initiative

Several Sheldon College students were selected to attend a unique learning opportunity hosted by Cisco Brisbane – Girls Power Tech Global Mentoring Initiative. This special learning opportunity is hosted by Cisco at offices around the world in partnership with International Girls in ICT Day, an annual initiative organised by the United Nation’s International Telecommunications...
Sat, May 18, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT , MIDDLE COLLEGE

From Classroom to Newsroom, Year 6 Cohort Host Channel 7

The Year 6 Cohort at Sheldon College hosted Channel 7 News Brisbane Executive Producer, Ms Sally Eeles and Meteorologist, Mr Tony Auden for an educational presentation on Meteorology, writing for news outlets and careers available in television. The presentation highlighted three key topics the students are learning in English, Mathematics...
Wed, May 1, 2019
ACADEMIC , COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , LINQ PRECINCT

Students spend the holidays expanding their Coding skills

Students spent the holidays sparking their creativity, expanding their problem solving and coding skills while designing their very own interactive game during the 3 day Code Camp hosted by Sheldon College during the school holidays. At Sheldon College, we understand and appreciate the importance of teaching our young students the...
Tue, April 23, 2019
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
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