10:30 - 11:30 am
Workshops Session 1
20 Ways Office 365 Will Revolutionise Your Productivity
Megan Townes - Microsoft
Discover how tools across the Office 365 suite such as Researcher, Editor, Dictation, Immersive Reader, Translator, PowerPoint Designer, and more, can improve your productivity and support student learning. You will walk away from this workshop with a toolkit of free resources to use in your classroom that are already available to you.
Visible Learning & Formative Assessment
Nicki Chaffey - Narranga Public School
Teaching Magic! Learn about Narranga Public School's journey towards becoming expert teachers. Nicki will share resources including online google forms to be used in your own school contexts.
Future Focussed Learning Spaces
Aaron Johnston - Point Clare Public School
As a teacher working in a future focused, collaborative learning environment Aaron will be sharing his insights, tips, tricks and fails from the journey so far. Explore learning space design, flexible seating and furniture choices, collaborative teaching practices, programming and assessment and effective teaching pedagogy in these environments.
* Completing Future Focussed Learning Spaces will contribute 1 hour of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 4.1.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. *Endorsed hours for this course provided by Student Engagement pty ltd.
Creating Confident & Creative Writers
Lucy Chambers - Cleverbean
Participants will be exposed to a variety of hands-on writing activities using simple resources such as whiteboards, Post-it notes and butchers paper and will leave with a bank of new ideas that can be sprinkled around the classroom to get students excited and engaged with their writing.