Getting to know TPACK

Last night I promised @pam_thompson that I would send her some links about TPACK.  I’d just started compiling all of them into a word document when I realised I really ought to be doing that on here so everyone can benefit! Silly me! So, if you’re curious about TPACK, are looking for some resources to share […]

Tweet! With that Personal Touch….

On CEGSA2012 – Key Learning Number 1 So, #cegsa2012 is over for another year. I have attended many conferences but I have to say this year’s CEGSA conference was Awesome (yes… it deserves that capital A).  Up until recently, I was on the CEGSA committee and it’s my fault that there’s a new website, and […]

Putting TPACK into Practice @CEGSA2012

This afternoon I will be delivering the second of my sessions to the CEGSA State Conference.  Following on from yesterday’s discussion on what’s changed in the Aussie Classroom, we will be exploring how TPACK can help us plan lessons which enable us to:   and As Easiteach Next Generation’s licensing agreement allows me to use […]

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ICT in the new look Aussie Classroom – How it’s looking now…

I’m presenting at the CEGSA conference on both days.  Today (at 2:35pm) I’ll be exploring the recent developments in the Australian Curriculum and the National Professional Standards.  By the end of the presentation I hope that you will be well versed in the statutory requirements for teachers in Australia – when it comes to the […]

George Couros is Coming to Adelaide! The CEGSA Conference is close…

I’m presenting twice at this Conference and I can’t wait!  This year’s state conference (coordinated by none other than Mrs tina_P) has a fantastic line up.  The fact that CEGSA are prepared to pay for George Couros to come and work with us, in person, in Adelaide both at a pre-conference workshop and during the […]

QR Codes in Education – Getting Started, Get Inspired!

On Friday 18th of May  I will be running another 1 hour #Edtech showcase session at Flinders University.  This time the focus will be on QR codes and the many ways teachers are using them to engage students and add a  little ‘je ne sais quoi’ to their learning and teaching. I’ve already given one […]

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iPads- Apps for education

*UPDATED AGAIN!* I will be Repeating this session at #CEGSA2012 in place of “iPads in teaching and learning: New Perspectives on integration and Productivity” Tomorrow on the 23rd of March-2012 I’m presenting on iPads at Flinders university . In this session I aim to talk about how iPads can be used to effectively enhance teaching […]