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Partner Schools Program Integration Seminar
by David Beaumont - Thursday, 14 June 2018, 10:00 AM

Principals and teachers from YRTS Partner Schools visited YRTS to share their success stories and ideas for integrating YRTS programs (7 June 2018). Access their stories via the following links:

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Dr Alan Finkel visits YRTS
by David Beaumont - Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 12:10 PM

Dr Alan Finkel (Australia's Chief Scientist) visited YRTS on 30-Oct-2017, and saw Monbulk College students in action.

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Mooroolbark College take on the High Tech Hospital Challenge
by David Beaumont - Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 12:33 PM

Throughout the Term, the Year 8 students will be spending a day the Yarra Ranges Tech School. Here they will be completing the first part of the High Tech Hospital Challenge; working with robots to create programs to assist children and their recovery.  8A, 8C and 8F have already attended, with each class coming up with unique programs with their robots. Students had a great experience and have already begun asking, ‘when do they get to go back’!

The original article can be found here.