Why was MyScience started?

… as a collaboration between schools, universities and business to improve primary teachers' confidence and knowledge around science education leading to improved student learning outcomes and interest in science.

Founding Members 2006

… of MyScience identified a need for such a program.

The four founding members were:

• Australian Catholic University
• IBM
• NSW Department of Education & Communities
• Science Foundation for Physics at USYD

National Award Winner 2008

… the B/HERT National Award for 'Best Education & Training Collaboration'.

Team members were:
• Australian Catholic University,
• BASF,
• IBM,
• NSW Department of Education & Training: Western & Northern Regions,
• Science Foundation for Physics at USYD,
• University of Western Sydney.

The Award Citation is shown in the image below.

2017 Major Sponsor