Autism and iPad Pedagogy

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

‘Autism and iPad Pedagogy’ is an all day workshop in Sydney with Craig Smith on 12 August 2015: Students with autism require a dedicated educational experience that caters to the wide range of fluctuating emotional, academic and behavioural needs they daily experience. With the introduction of the iPad, many educators of students with autism have discovered… Continue Reading Autism and iPad Pedagogy

DE News 2015 T3 W03

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Table of contents1 DE School News1.1 Sydney Distance Education High School2 DEC Curriculum News2.1 Secondary English Newsletter – Issue 52.2 ASSETS – Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science2.3 Wootube22.4 Syllabus PLUS to introduce Geography K-10 syllabus3 Around the traps3.1 2015 Horizon Report3.2 New Research Findings: Engaging Girls and Women in Technology Through… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T3 W03

DE News 2015 T3 W02

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Table of contents1 RDE News2 DE School News2.1 Southern Cross DE3 DE Network News3.1 Maths Collegial Network News Update3.2 Music Collegial Network Progress3.3 Legal Studies Collegial Network News4 DEC Curriculum News4.1 Courses in online collaboration4.1.1 Day 1: Online collaboration part 14.1.2 Day 2: Online collaboration part 25 Around the traps5.1 Project Based Learning PBL –… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T3 W02

DE News 2015 T3 W01

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Table of contents1 DE School News1.1 New school executive appointments1.2 Karabar DE2 DE Network News2.1 DE Collegial Network Coordinators Meeting3 DEC Curriculum News3.1 Geography K-104 Around the traps4.1 Collaboratus resource model4.2 21st Century Learning Design4.3 Selected articles from IRRODL Vol 16, No 3 (2015)4.4 Subscribe to our newsletter   “When you learn, teach. When you… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T3 W01

DE News 2015 T2 W09

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Table of contents1 DE and Access Program School News1.1 Congratulations – Promotion for DE teacher1.2 DE Teachers sharing their knowledge1.3 SAMG meeting2 DE Network News2.1 SEAT Collegial Network Update3 DEC Curriculum News3.1 English K-6 Newsletter3.2 Science 7-12 Professional Learning4 Around the traps4.1 Understanding accessibility – pt94.1.1 Solution 17: Handling errors4.1.2 Solution 18: Basic tasks4.1.3 Solution 19: Self Mastery… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T2 W09

Creating accessible content workshop

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Did you know your school or unit can access free training in creating accessible content?   The communication and engagement (C&E) directorate will pay for one staff member per unit. Other team members can attend at their unit’s cost (approximately $500). This is a really great deal, especially since the trainer is Ally Woodford, Accessibility Services… Continue Reading Creating accessible content workshop

‘Woman in Science’ and ‘Careers in Engineering’ Video Conference Series

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Table of contents1 For more information1.1 Download the brochures1.2 Visit DART LEAP-Links uses connected classroom technology to link high school students with inspiring speakers who look to provide aspiration and information to students who are beginning to think about their future. LEAP-links has two video conference days coming up in June, with interesting speakers sharing… Continue Reading ‘Woman in Science’ and ‘Careers in Engineering’ Video Conference Series

DE News 2015 T2 W08

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Table of contents1 RDE and DART News1.1 Recognition of knowledge and passion1.2 Great Connections activity1.3 Information from AADES (Australasian Association Distance Education Schools)1.4 Review and refresh of icons for digital learning materials.2 DE School News2.1 News from Karabar2.2 Dubbo SODE – shares their expertise3 DE Network News3.1 DE Preschool teachers expanding their networks3.2 DEVAN (Visual Arts DE… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T2 W08

DE News 2015 T2 W07

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

Table of contents1 DE School News1.1 Open HS – Australian Network of Government Language Schools Conference2 3 RDE and DART News4 Virtual Excursion; Brett Whiteley’s Studio5 6 7 8 DE Network News8.1 Science DE Collegial Network News8.2 Learning materials development9 DEC Curriculum News10 Around the traps10.1 Understanding accessibility – pt710.1.1 Solution 13: Easily understood10.1.2 Solution… Continue Reading DE News 2015 T2 W07