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Designing Education

Past, present and future

Date:  Thursday 16 April
Time:  5:00pm – 7:00pm
Venue:  Old Treasury Building, Spring Street, Melbourne
Cost:  $10 members / $15 non members… 171 more words

Museum Education

The STEMedu "Startup": Developing & Implementing a Unified STEM Program (#Learning2 Conference)

This is the video trailer for my extended session, “The STEMedu Startup,” for Learning2 2015.

In my workshop attendees will:

  • Experience hands-on STEM activities that involve prototyping, experimentation, and tinkering through an innovative design approach.
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Teacher Tools

? Interested in Inquiry ?

I know this year we’ve spent a fair bit of time thinking about and implementing more inquiry based lesson and units. While the point of inquiry is for students to discover their own learning and interests, we still do have curriculum and they still need guidance and some kick starts to get them going. 104 more words

Teacher Resources

Ed Tech Teacher

With these new Digital Literacy Standards very near on the Horizon, it’s important to always be trying new ICT (information and communication technology) resources, implementing new tools into our practice and thinking how technology can enhance our teaching. 150 more words

Teacher Resources

Agile Update - Week 12

Wow – three months of using Agile Methodology as a personal and professional development tool. I’ve found it very successful. It really does help to focus on goals, and to see accomplishments week by week. 1,011 more words

Articles And Essays

Professional Learning Challenge

I am creating a Professional Learning plan for our K-5 schools in the district for next year. We are experiencing the frustration of not enough subs (I’m sure that’s happening everywhere) so day long workshops are a problem to schedule, especially when the high schools and middle schools are trying to do the same thing. 462 more words