STEM Space programs

Panel discussion about STEM space programs.

Workshop abstract

In this session, STEM Project Officers from the SISP program highlight successful space related projects from their Academies of STEM Excellence and are joined by the Powerhouse Museum. The workshop features prominent partnership initiatives, including Cyber Cities, Aldrin Maps, and the Powerhouse Space Program.


Shane Dryden
STEM Project Officer

Ben Moore
STEM Project Officer

Dr Scott Sleap
STEM Curriculum Support Advisor 7–12,
STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) Program

Warren Reynolds
STEM Project Officer

Space programs reference sheet

Space programs squawk and talk – workshop resource

Learning objectives

Reference sheet provides teachers with an understanding of the Exolab, Aldrin Maps, and Cyber City projects, including their goals, components, and relevance to STEM education.

Curriculum alignment
iSTEM specialised topic

– Design for space: Critical problem solving

– Mechatronics and robotics

– Cyber security and PBL

Computing Technology 7–10

– Building mechatronics and autonomous systems


  • Teaching and learning

Business Unit:

  • Curriculum and Reform
  • Educational Standards
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