Tag Archives: SISP

Message from the CEO, Julia Andrews

We are all really excited here at RDA Central West about the recent news enabling us to expand the STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) program into more rural towns and schools across the Central West in 2019.

Following the highly successful pilot that ran in three NSW regions in 2018 (Central West, Hunter and Southern Inland) the NSW Department of Education has committed funding for 2019.


CASE Design Thinking Workshop

RDA Central West in conjunction with CASE, the Canobolas Academy of STEM Excellence held a STEM Industry Partnership Program (SISP) Design Thinking Workshop at Orange Agricultural Institute on Monday 12th November 2018.

The course facilitator and teacher was Glenn Lawrence a knowledgeable educator who loves helping students design and create. Professionally, Glenn has worked as an industrial designer in both Australia and China and has over 10 years of experience as a TAS teacher in NSW secondary schools.


MSM Milling Incursion: Bowen Public School

MSM Milling’s Chemical Engineer, Greg Lynch and Communications Manager Genya Miller visited Bowen Public School as part of RDA Central West’s STEM Industry School Partnership Program (SISP).

Greg shared the MSM Milling story and the role of automation and robotics in the production and packaging of canola oil.