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SyllabusPLUS2 Webinars - English (Stages 4 & 5)

SyllabusPLUS2 English 7-10

The aim of SyllabusPLUS Series 2 is to provide further professional learning in the implementation of the NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. The English Webinars (Stages 4 & 5) will explore implications and considerations for programming unique to each phase 1 subject area, teaching strategies for EAL/D learners, as well as strategies for integrating digital technology and differentiation. The SyllabusPLUS Series 2 webinars will be delivered via Adobe Connect by DEC English Advisors. To access this excellent professional learning, enrol on MyPL@Edu

SyllabusPLUS2 Webinars - Mathematics (Stages 4 & 5)

Syllabus Plus - Mathematics

The aim of SyllabusPLUS Series 2 is to provide further professional learning in the implementation of the NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. The Mathematics Webinars (Stages 4 & 5) will explore implications and considerations for programming unique to each phase 1 subject area, teaching strategies for EAL/D learners, as well as strategies for integrating digital technology and differentiation. The SyllabusPLUS Series 2 webinars will be delivered via Adobe Connect by DEC Mathematics Advisors. To access this excellent professional learning, enrol on MyPL@Edu

 

5 W’s of Personalised learning eCourse

5Ws of Personalised learning

The Rural and Distance Education (RDE) Unit in conjunction with Personalize Learning, LLC are hosting the 5 W’s eCourse beginning in Week 2, Term 2, 2013. Kathleen McClaskey and Barbara Bray from Personalize Learning will lead this eCourse which consists of five synchronous webinars as well as asynchronous interactive activities in a Community of Practice.  As part of the Rural Action Plan, RDE are sponsoring the registration of 23 participants in the course. The only proviso is the participants must be from a non-metropolitan NSWDEC school or a Catholic CAP school. 

Apps for Education

Education Apps

The fully Australian edited App Store site has been launched! The curated Education category page covers desktop, iPhone, and iPad apps. This is great news for teachers as it makes alot easier to find apps! Apple has worked with groups of teachers and their own Apps team to highlight quality educational apps for K-12 and Higher Ed educators, students and lifelong learners. The category will be fully refreshed every 3 weeks and curated with apps selected by the Apple Education editors.

DE News: 2011-T4-Wk04

RDE News

In this weeks issue:

Jo’s Jabber/Node’s Natter, Food 4 Thought, International Society for Technology in Education, Blended Learning, Mobile Learning Devices and Learning Design Workshops, Physical as Anything and One Day on Earth!

More mobile learning on MyPL

Mobile Learning MyPL

The Rural and Distance Education Unit is running a series of teacher professional learning sessions on mobile learning in term 4. These sessions are being conducted via video conferencing. The sessions are:

  • iPadagogy 1 An Introduction into Mobile Learning 
    * 15th November - MyPL course code: NR02684 (FULL) or
    * 14th December - MyPL course code: NR02684 (NEW open now)
  • iPadagogy 2 Mobile Learning and Diverse Learners (MyPL course code:NR02685)

 Find out more about how to register for these professional learning sessions!

 

DE News: 2011-T4-Wk02

RDE News

In this weeks issue:

Collegial Network news from PDHPE and Special Education networks, Ideas to Engage Your Students, EQUELLA Update and training, Anti-Poverty Week, DE Visual Arts Network Conference, Mobile Learning Devices – An Introduction.

Challenge Based Learning

CBL - big ideas

'Challenge Based Learning is an engaging multidisciplinary approach to teaching and learning that encourages students to leverage the technology they use in their daily lives to solve real-world problems.