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About the Author

Ben Newsome
What people are saying about this STEM teaching handbook
  • An awesome new asset for teachers, written by an awesome science teacher!  Aaron Tait. Director of Innovation %u2013 Education Changemakers
  • This is by far the most engaging, cutting-edge and practical science book I%u2019ve come across. - Heather Catchpole. Head of Content, Refraction Media
  • \'If you%u2019ve been looking for a way to bring science to life in your classroom, then grab a copy of this book.%u2019 Marc Wileman %u2013 Founder of Sublime Science & TEDx Speaker
  • I wish I had this book when I was training as a science teacher. Ben will inspire a whole new generation of science educators and their students. - Vanessa Barratt. Science teacher and communicator
  • %u2018Just finished your book %u2013 this is gold and a great resource! Brilliant.%u2019 Paul Stafford. School literacy consultant & aaward winning author

Ben Newsome founded Fizzics Education in 2004 to deliver science education across Australia which now reaches 300,000 students a year with staff in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane & Canberra. He is a qualified science teacher, former CSIRO Education member, 2013 Churchill Fellow,  2015 & 2016 Australian Small Business Education Services Winner and receiver of several Pinnacle Awards from the Center for Interactive Learning & Collaboration.

Ben is on the leadership team for the International Society for Technology in Education Interactive Video Conferencing group, an Ambassador for the Association of Science Education Technicians NSW, contributes to the education advisory committee for the GWS Giants AFL team and the NSW Churchill Fellows Association committee.  In 2012 Ben co-founded the non-profit Virtual Excursions Australia which has now grown to include over 40 major cultural institutions and departmental distance education managers to create collaborative video conference events and to share tips and tricks on best practice. In 2015 he co-founded another non-profit called the Pinnacle Education Collaborative, a network of over 30 cultural organisations in North America that deliver virtual excursions to schools, retirement homes, remand centers and more.

Ben is a regular speaker at teaching & learning conferences and presents at teacher professional development sessions for K to 12 science class delivery wherever possible. Putting together collaborative educational events with cultural organisations as well as the corporate sector is a major role these days which he thoroughly enjoys!

You can also download his Churchill Fellowship report 
"Best Practice in Science Education via Video Conference" 

Twitter: @bennewsome_ 

2013 Churchill Fellow

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National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-Publication entry

Creator: Newsome, Ben, author.
Title: Be Amazing: How to teach science the way primary kids love / Ben Newsome.
ISBN: 9780992317683 (paperback)
Pages: 310


Science--Study and teaching (Primary)
Effective teaching.
Teaching--Methodology. Motivation in education.

2013 Churchill Fellow CILC Pinnacle AwardFizzics wins at the Australian Small Business Champion Awards
Australian Science Teachers Association

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