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Digital Issues and the nature of schooling in the digital age

The digital world has opened a plethora of opportunities and with the opportunities come  several digital issues too. This blog explores the negative aspects of the digital world including cyber bullying, scams, identity theft, cookies, internet based fraud etc and how the nature of schooling can enable young children to be careful users of digital technology. 575 more words

Technology In Education

Digital Information and Fluency

The changes happening in the world due to the revolution in the digital world has seen changes in the field of education too. Digital information available in the form of images, web links, videos etc., offer a variety of messages. 654 more words

Technology In Education

The Argument for Federation

Are you teaching Australian Federation this year? If you haven’t taught the Year 6 curriculum before you may need to update your personal knowledge about this topic before planning and teaching your unit. 1,039 more words

My Daybook - September

OUTSIDE MY WINDOW I SEE….a beautiful spring morning..it is truly magnificent!

I AM GIVING THANKS….. that the term is nearly at an end. Holidays are in sight and we are taking time out to go down south for a week – I can’t wait! 612 more words

Today's spaces to learn

Learning today can literally happen anywhere and anytime. This isn’t necessarily anything new. However, with today’s ingrained global-connectedness, we are now able to be exposed to teaching ideas at the touch of a button. 638 more words


Week 3

Like the definition of sustainability, there is more than one set of key ideas about Education for Sustainability (EfS).  The three I looked at this week are below: 419 more words

Digital Technologies Hub: The new one-stop shop for teaching the Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies

Recently released, and demonstrated at the EdTechSA Conference, the Digital Technologies Hub is the new one-stop-shop for all educators who teach the Digital Technologies strand of the Australian Curriculum. 373 more words

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