Late July, I was asked to write an article for a magazine – Education Technology Solutions. This came about from a presentation that I had delivered at the ACEC2010 Conference here in Melbourne. My presentation was entitled – Preparing for a 1:1 Learning Environment and so was my article. I have written for a magazine [...]
Q – How do we plan for professional learning and does it work? Q – What sort of Professional Learning makes the most impact on Classroom practice Educational reform As an AP with a role of Student Learning and Professional Learning, I am often linking the two and trying to work in ways that are [...]
It’s funny how some connections remain. In 2005 I trained as a Peer Coach through a DE&T sponsored partnership with Microsoft Partners in Learning. At the time I didn’t quite know what would result from my training but knew I had an interest in ICT in education. Just this week, my trainer, Les Foltos, came [...]
A couple of posts ago I reflected on three themes – CREATE, COMMUNICATE & COLLABORATE. I like the way the Wollongong Catholic Education Office have captures this in a clean and simple presentation. Collaborating, Presenting and Publishing in your classroom – New Pedagogy View more documents from Wollongong Catholic Education Office .
Do we integrate technology or make it integral to learning? When I first returned to teaching after having my family leave of 8 years, I was blown away with the technology that surrounded me. I was working at a Navigator School and the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) was expected, applauded and supported. [...]