PERTH MOD TEAM ANNOUNCED WINNER OF WATERWISE THINK TANK EVENT
A team of Year 9 and 10 students from Perth Mod have been announced the winner of the WA Schools Think Tank Challenge. Well done to Year 9 students Hannah Waldron and Zobia Laarayb and Year 10 students Orson Chen, Shay Dowley, Edie Simpson and Angela Deng! As part of the event, students pitched creative solutions to how Perth could become a more waterwise city by 2030. The event was a Water Corporation initiative in partnership with the Innovation Institute, and supported by Science Teachers’ Association of WA. After engaging and creative presentations, Perth Modern School was announced as the winner for their presentation titled Aqua Supply Solutions. Their creative waterwise solution involved aqua water generators, attitude adjustment and education and close recycled water systems. After their announcement as winners, team spokespersons Hannah Waldon and Shay Dowley spoke to the media about their idea.