2017 Conference Details

2017 Scottish Technology Teachers’ Association Annual Conference

The 2017 Scottish Technology Teacher’s Association Annual Conference will be held in Shawlands Academy in Glasgow on Saturday 11th November 2017. Workshop Programme will consist of activities based on the new Design & Technology curriculum and N4/5 courses.

Ticket Price

Tickets cost £50.

This should be paid through your school’s CPD budget. This year’s conference will have a great variety of hands on workshops. Additionally you have the opportunity to meet and network with Technology teachers from all over Scotland, view project work from schools and see the newest technology, equipment and resources available to support your teaching.

Make sure your part of this years conference and sign up today!

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How to get there

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Programme for the Day

Registration              –           9.00 am – 10.00 am

Welcome and Keynote  –   10.00 am – 10.45 am

Awards                       –           10.45 am – 11.30 am

AGM                           –           11.30 am – 12.30 pm

Lunch                          –           12.30 pm – 1.30 pm

Workshops                –           1.30 pm – 2.15 pm

          2.25 pm – 3.10 pm

         3.20 pm – 4.05 pm

Plenary                      –           4.15 pm – 4.30 pm

 

Workshops

Workshop 1 – Financing resources for a dynamic curriculum with Bob Baldie

Workshop 2 – Metalcraft Workshop with Metalcraft

Workshop 3 – Practical Electronics Session with Brian Leslie

Workshop 4 – Getting started with Solidworks

Workshop 5 – Using CAD/CAM in the Scottish Curriculum.

Workshop 6 – Higher Graphic Communication Exam marking hints & tips with Dave Telfor

Workshop 7 – Design sketching from day one with Neil Walker

Workshop 8 – Fundamental 3D sketching of solids of revolution with Neil Walker

Workshop 9 – Get Real…preliminary sketching techniques  with Neil Walker

Workshop 10 – NoTosh Design Thinking with Ian Stuart