Science ASSIST

Science ASSIST is an innovative national online advisory service for school science educators and technicians and has an expert national advisory team with extensive, collective experience across all school laboratory management and safety.  The site includes items such as experiment ideas, demonstrations, videos, worksheets, lesson plans, safety information sheets, Q&A section etc .

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Mike Bowles Book Award Nominations open

Nominations are being called for the Mike Bowles Book Award. Mike Bowles was QEST’s Membership Co-Ordinator for many years.  To honour his commitment and hard-work, the Mike Bowles Book Award was established in 2012.  All financial QEST members are eligible to be awarded this award.  The award is offered in every ‘odd’ year and presented at QEST’s annual conference – ConQEST. The Mike Bowles Book Award aims to acknowledge and show appreciation for a Queensland Education Science Technician who has made a significant contribution to achieving the objectives of QEST. More details are in the file below. To nominate a member for the award, please complete the nomination…

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ConQEST 2019

ConQEST2019 “Destination Science: the places you can go”, aims to provide Science Technicians and Educators with specialist training in a breadth of STEM disciplines. The conference focus is centered around implementing successful STEM experiences in senior education and inspiring youths to engage in science.  Delegates will have opportunity be inspired by keynote speakers and take part in practical workshops presented by professionals from educational facilities, industry and research organisations. Time is allowed for networking interactions with peers and industry representatives, with trade hall displays and conference dinner on Monday night.   Accommodation is available on site, allowing more time for networking with likeminded people.  Member price is $220 for this 2…

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QEST on Social Media

QEST is now on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Please like and follow our pages by clicking on the logos at the top right of our website.

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AGM Documents

Documents for the AGM which will be held on Monday, 2nd July 2018 at ConQEST in Gatton are available for members to download and read prior to the AGM.  Paper copies will not be provided at the meeting. Documents and Reports can be downloaded from the Members Area  (login required to QEST website to access) throughout the week in the leadup to the AGM.  Use the various tabs under the AGM2018 heading.  Please check the website on Thursday, 28th June 2018 for final documents, reports and information on proxy votes etc.  

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