Tag Archives: Blended

10 rules for an effective virtual workplace and remote collaboration

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin

More and more modern classrooms are operating in  blended learning environments. In this blog post on Swiggle,  Sarah Gabot examines strategies  for effective teams  and remote collaboration. Effective teams and collaboration is needed for any and all teams. It’s just more challenging for ones that are distributed or remote. This is because ties are generally weaker… Continue Reading 10 rules for an effective virtual workplace and remote collaboration

TouchCast

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin
TouchCast screen showing recorded video feed and live feed of twitter, photos and web

TouchCast is a completely new and immersive tool for students and teachers alike. There is a dedicated eduaction channel called EduCasts. You can watch examples of EduCasts on the TouchCast Channel “EduCasts” Below is an example of TouchCast being used in junior secondary science class as well as the “TouchCast Teachers Training” PDF to introduce TouchCast and… Continue Reading TouchCast

State Music Camp student nominations closing soon!

Published on: Author: Greg Alchin
students dancing at School Spectacular

Nominations to attend this years’ State Music Camp close Friday 2 May 2014. The Junior Music Camp (open to students in Years 5-8) will be held from Sunday 13 July – Friday 18 July The Senior Music Camp (open to students in Years 8-12) will be held from Sunday 15 June – Friday 20 June The camps will be held at Sydney Academy of Sport,… Continue Reading State Music Camp student nominations closing soon!