Don’t Panic STEM Curriculum Support is a partnership comprising Peter and Ruth Thompson. Peter and Ruth have, between them, over 75 years of experience in technology and engineering education. Both Peter and Ruth are acknowledged internationally, as experts in technology education having presented at national and international conferences regarding STEM. They have presented professional development to over 4000 teachers nationally in the last 15 years.
They deliver hands on, face to face STEM professional development to teachers, with an emphasis on those in rural and regional areas, as well as provide consultancy services in curriculum development.
We believe that teacher expertise and ‘comfort’ with new technologies is essential to engage students and that well trained, up to date teachers inspire learning.