Sunday, 15 April 2018

Computational Thinking - one way to start.

Thanks Anthony, a great resource for teachers to start using with students.
Computer Science First - Coding with Scratch.
Anthony's site - CS First.


Google Summit 2018

Kia ora, attending Google Summit 2018 today at my old High School 'Aorere College' in Mangere, Auckland. Listening to Lindsay Wesner from the EdTeach Team. Her resources are open to the world.
Great resources for using the Google Tools

Monday, 28 November 2016

Unlocking the potential of innovative learning environments

This video introduces the Innovative Learning Environments and Teacher Change project (ILETC) - a four year ARC Linkage project being conducted from 2016-2019 by The University of Melbourne Learning Environments Applied Research Network (LEaRN). This project involves 15 industry partners across Australia and New Zealand in exploring how teachers can enable learning most effectively in innovative learning environments. The project will involve teachers and principals to gain their insights and expertise on how to unlock the potential of innovative learning environments.
More info: www.iletc.com.au



Sunday, 11 September 2016

Facts on Cyber Bullying

In preparation for chairing the afternoon of the Education Law Conference this week I have found this infographic fact sheet on cyber bullying, emotional well being is so important, especially our children, whether they are teens or not.https://nobullying.com/facts-about-cyber-bullying/

Are you a socially and emotionally intelligent school?

This is a great blog from nobully.org that talks about seven characteristics to look for, schools should be safe places for all of the community, especially the students.