Yarra Ranges Tech School is part of the Victorian Government's commitment to make Victoria the 'Education State'. We draw on the Lilydale Lakeside Campus, facilities and our stakeholders to introduce students to the applications of human-centred design thinking and innovative leading-edge technologies as a means of problem solving real-world challenges.
We also introduce teachers to new pedagogies and ways to bring technology into the classroom. Our programs emphasise critical Enterprise skills in addition to Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) skills required for the 21st century.
This program introduces students to urban farming practices. Students will investigate current trends and explore how technology can benefit or enhance current agricultural practices.
Do you like money? Dive into the world of finance technology with our immersive "Money, Money, Money" program. Designed for budding programmers and entrepreneurs, this activity empowers students to code a virtual bank account. Begin by sketching your vision with wireframe techniques, then bring it to life by integrating your code with a user-friendly interface. [...]
In collaboration with Yarra Valley Tourism and OLLEN, this two-day program provides students with a unique opportunity to engage with a real-world brief from the industry. Day one will be hosted at the YRTS campus, where students will work individually or in teams, utilizing the resources available to design innovative solutions and prototype their products [...]