Unlocking opportunity in all learners

Standout Schools

Apple is hosting a FREE live webinar with the amazing staff and principal from Victoria's Warringa Park School. (Similar to SSPs here in NSW) You'll hear how they are using iPads to achieve amazing results for all learners
When: Thursday, 12 September 2013 - 4:30 pm-5:30 pm 
Where: Learn more and register at:

If you are keen to attend but won't be able to attend the webinar, you are advised to register anyway. This will allow you to view the recording of this exciting event.

35 Digital Tools That Work With Bloom’s Taxonomy

Blooming apps - by Kathy Schrock

Integrating technology in the classroom and engaging students in higher order thinking creates the ultimate learning experience for learners. Bloom’s Taxonomy and digital tools creates an innovative learning environment where students are engaged in their assignments. The following article is a list of digital tools as it relates to Bloom’s Taxonomy. It is a repost by  added on  28/11/2012 on Edumemic.

Mobile Threat Report 2012

Mobile Threat Report

The growth in mobile devices in education means that we also need to be on the lookout for security and malware vulnerabilities. 'Mobile Threat Report' from research company F-Secure highlights these security and malware vulnerabilities for those who are interested in finding out more.

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.