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A Reading List for Digital Citizenship in Secondary Schools

A recent university assignment investigating Digital Citizenship in Education studied in the Masters course, Knowledge networks and digital innovation, being studied through Charles Sturt University (CSU) required students to assess digital citizenship needs within their school environments and make recommendations for future directions. 2,426 more words

Digital Citizenship

The Global Water Crisis

Video Source: charitywater, 2011.

Video Source: Joseph Morris, 2013.

Water is one of the most valuable natural resources on Earth. Infographics such as these are great to use for the Engage section of a unit that focuses on the environment and sustainability.


Linking Dance to the Curriculum

Linking Dance to the HPE Curriculum

The Foundation Year curriculum provides the basis for developing knowledge, understanding and skills for students to lead healthy, safe and active lives. 551 more words


Critical evaluation of information and the Australian Curriculum

Critical evaluation of information and data is a crucial element of information literacy and inquiry learning. It is a complex, higher order cognitive process, dependent on understanding the use of primary and secondary sources, the nature of knowledge and the construction of an argument supported by evidence. 1,166 more words

Information Literacy

'How Skwirk engages students through multimedia' - Thomas Elley, Year 7 History Teacher

Recently I was introduced to the new (and helpful!) features that Skwirk has incorporated into its users’ experiences.

In the past, I’ve been an avid user of Skwirk as a reliable and engaging source of information. 1,331 more words


Great lesson planning websites for Victorian Teachers.

We are very lucky here in Victoria and Australia to have some great people who have taken the time to compile great resource for us to use in the classroom.   591 more words

Lesson Plans

Cyber safety

While completing the modules on Cyber Safety for both myself and my future students protection, it became apparent what I do not know either by ignorance or due to a generation ICT disadvantage. 217 more words