Resources from SchoolstechOZ 2014 IWBNet Conference

The conference finished today and I have just arrived home. Please find additional sessions which I presented below (refer to my previous blog for the other sessions). The key note speakers were great. The themes throughout the conference (as I perceived them) was a strong focus on the need for teachers to consider our current students’ digital world, the need to not only integrate multi-media but use it as an […]

Schoolstech OZ 2014 Conference

This conference is being held in Melbourne on the 12th to the 14th of September. I am presenting three sessions, two of which I have shared below. I will upload the third once it is finished. There is little text per page in the presentations as I don’t like to read from slide. However, you may find the resources useful. I am happy for any feedback before I actually present, […]

Technology, is it being used in schools?

In the video below, Paul Hamilton creatively addresses technology in education. Many schools have invested a lot of money in technology but have they invested the same amount in professional training and development for teachers? Giving a teacher a new device doesn’t  show the teacher how to use the technology in an engaging and collaborative way. Just like students, teachers need the opportunity and time to explore and become creative […]

BBC-Childrens Primary Resources

This site features Cheebies, CBBC and Bitesize Primary. Cheebies provides games, songs, story time and watch/listen. CBBC is designed for older students and offers shows, games, music and things to do. Then you have Bitesize, which offers interactive activities for Science, Maths and Literacy.

Upcoming Conferences

June 15 & 16 2012 Second National ITL Masterclass Conference   Theme: Strive for rigour, connectedness, supportive environments and diversity in pedagogy – supported by digital technology IWBNet invites you to attend the Second National ITL Masterclass National Conference to be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre. Key note presenters include Laurie Lawrence ( Olympic Super Swimming Coach) and Greg Gebhart, (Education Consultant and Trainer,  IT Vision). They will be joined by […]