Big Bang Education provides high quality science education programs for children in the Greater Brisbane area. Engaging, entertaining and educational science shows and workshops present science concepts in an interactive and easy-to-understand experience, inspiring children and teachers alike in the field of science. Our school programs are fully curriculum linked and assist teachers with their classroom science teaching.
Highly qualified professional science presenters promote science in schools and the wider community by providing a positive scientist role model, helping to break down the ‘mad scientist’ stereotype.
Who Are We?
Brett Pearce – Presenter and Program Developer
Brett holds tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science and Science Communication, and has over 10 years’ experience working in these fields. He has previously worked as a science presenter for some of Australia’s most recognised science education institutions, including Scitech (WA), Questacon (ACT) and CSIRO Education (QLD).
Brett believes that learning science should always be fun, and has developed Big Bang Education’s programs with this firmly in mind.
Aimee Wilson – Administration and Bookings Manager
Aimee holds tertiary qualifications in Science and Science Communication, and has recently also completed a Masters of Teaching (Primary). She has a diverse working history, encompassing children’s television writing, environmental education, science workshop presenting, and financial literacy workshop facilitation.
As well as being the administrative manager of Big Bang Education, Aimee works as a relief teacher in schools throughout the southern suburbs of Brisbane, where she tries to sneak in extra Science lessons wherever possible.