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Virtual Coaching – Benefits and Basics

Virtual Coaching – Benefits and Basics | Professional learning | Scoop.it
Have you ever found yourself challenged in the classroom -- wishing you could turn to someone immediately for a guiding hand or an encouraging word? As a practicing teacher, I did. In part, that's why I worked collaboratively to research...
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e-Enhanced Learning and Teaching project

e-Enhanced Learning and Teaching project | Professional learning | Scoop.it

The e-Enhanced Learning and Teaching project (e-ELTP) is a three year program (2009-2011) to improve the student experience via electronically enhanced flexible teaching options in selected first and final/later year courses. The enhancements will provide more flexible course delivery options, more timely student feedback and consistent access to online course content. Topics include: Assessment, Key concepts, Managing large classes, Worked Examples and Virtual environments.

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Call for papers: BJET special issue on Social Networking and ...

Call for papers: BJET special issue on Social Networking and ... | Professional learning | Scoop.it
The British Journal of Educational Technology (BJET) currently has an open call for papers for a forthcoming special issue on the theme of Social Networking and Mobile Learning. ...
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PLANE (Pathways for learning anywhere, anytime)

A consortium consisting of the NSW Department of Education and Training, the Catholic Education Commission NSW, the Association of Independent Schools NSW and the Teacher Education Council together with industry partners Adobe and Microsoft has...
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The Answer Sheet - Videotaping teachers the right way (Larry Ferlazzo)

"Today is an opportunity for you to challenge and push me to become a better teacher, and a time for you to challenge and push yourselves to be better learners."

"Remember that the person doing the work is the one growing the dendrites." (Judy Willis, neurologist)

Larry Ferlazzo is author of: Student Responsibility and Engagement in Your Classroom: A Practical Guide to Classroom Management and Instruction,

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Out with professional development, in with professional learning ...

Out with professional development, in with professional learning ... | Professional learning | Scoop.it
Stephanie Hirsch, Learning Forward's Executive Director, reported in Education Week on the council's release of the newly revised Standards for Professional Learning. These standards call for a new form of educator ...
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Educational Hash Tags

Educational Hash Tags | Professional learning | Scoop.it

This is a great list of educational hashtags to help teachers connect with other educators with similar interest on Twitter.


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Top WA teachers offered Masters in Leadership

The WA Department of Education has entered into a partnership with UWA to develop and deliver a Masters in Leadership program, which would contribute to the increased stability and continuity of leadership, performance and accountability within WA public schools. People with recognised teaching qualifications and at least two years’ professional teaching experience would be eligible to apply for the program.

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Should Teachers Friend Their Students? | Powerful Learning Practice

Should Teachers Friend Their Students? | Powerful Learning Practice | Professional learning | Scoop.it
When we are doing our best, we are presenting ourselves in ways that help to manage that professional distance in thoughtful and productive ways.
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Professional Practice Online Newsletter: Issue 10, September 2011

Professional Practice Online Newsletter: Issue 10, September 2011 | Professional learning | Scoop.it

Vol. 10. Move to annual renewal of registration from 30 Sep 2011 including requirement for continuing maintenance of professional practice, ie teachers to declare that they have undertaken a defined number of days teaching, equivalent practice or educational leadership; and hours of standards referenced professional development activities that update knowledge about pedagogy, content and/or practice"

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The Effectiveness of Learning – Design by Respect | Learning Cafe

The Effectiveness of Learning – Design by Respect | Learning Cafe | Professional learning | Scoop.it
After pioneering the use of Computer-Based Training at a major Australian Financial Institution in the early 1980's where he led a team of 32 learning and graphic designers that developed hundreds of hours of computer based training on CD ROM, his...
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Feeling anxious about your CPD

Feeling anxious about your CPD | Professional learning | Scoop.it
CPD is about developing your professional skills. This can be carried out in a number of ways, including attendance at conferences such as the NSWNA Professional Day, online self-directed learning tutorials, reading The ...
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Developing a networked school community: A guide to realising the ...

Developing a networked school community: A guide to realising the ... | Professional learning | Scoop.it
Youth Studies Australia VOLUME 30 NUMBER 3 2011 7 Developing a networked school community: A guide to realising the vision Mal Lee & Glenn Finger (eds), 2010, ACER Press, Camberwell, Victoria ISBN: 9780864319814 This book is not a guide, but it is...
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New Horizons for Educational Research 2011 Presentations

New Horizons for Educational Research 2011 Presentations | Professional learning | Scoop.it

Presentations on using our administrative data to improve education outcomes for Australians. This event presented a landmark opportunity to progress national debate in Australian education on the use of government information to support policy, research and population monitoring to progress Australian educational goals.

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Learning with 'e's: The ripple effect

Learning with 'e's: The ripple effect | Professional learning | Scoop.it
That is why social networking tools are so powerful and if used appropriately, can have such a positive impact on learning. Much of what we learn, we learn within a social ....
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ICT Professional Development

Brad Tyrell discusses planning for the coming year and models for how he will offer training for  colleagues in ICT.

Lecture Method

On Demand

Jump Sessions

Online Video Tutorials

 

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Becoming a teacher survey - TeachNSW

"Current and aspiring teacher - we'd love to hear your views about why you chose teaching as a career"

 


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National Visual Arts Education Conference 2012 « NPG Education ...

National Visual Arts Education Conference 2012 « NPG Education ... | Professional learning | Scoop.it
The National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery are hosting a national conference for visual art educators. Be part of this professional learning opportunity at this critical time for visual arts education.
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Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) Workshops & Presentations

Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) Workshops & Presentations | Professional learning | Scoop.it
An intensive professional learning workshop over two days, for participants who already have prior knowledge about the Educational Project in Reggio Emilia. Participants will draw on projects from Reggio Emilia and Australia as a catalyst for ...
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Nina's Arena - Teaching & Learning in the Australian primary classroom

Nina's Arena - Teaching & Learning in the Australian primary classroom | Professional learning | Scoop.it

This teacher blog is part of a Teacher Professional Leave project looking at Instructional Rounds and ‘best practice’.

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DEANZ Conference 2012 Shift Happens - Resilience, Relevance and Reform

DEANZ Conference 2012 Shift Happens - Resilience, Relevance and Reform | Professional learning | Scoop.it

DEANZ 2012 is the premier conference in Aotearoa New Zealand for leaders and practitioners involved in open, flexible and distance learning. The conference will be relevant to tertiary and secondary educators, and those company trainers seeking professional and organisational development that DEANZ supports.

When: 11 to 13 April, 2012
Where: Michael Fowler Centre, central Wellington

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Skype on! | e-Journeys

Skype on! | e-Journeys | Professional learning | Scoop.it
This semester, my classes are all at senior level, so I don't quite have the leverage to experiment with spontaneous learning ... our small rural community where there are no other cultures but anglo saxon and some maori people from new Zealand.
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Survey shows division over reform agenda | Online Schools

Survey shows division over reform agenda | Online Schools | Professional learning | Scoop.it
"We want Principals Australia to be the profession's own, enduring, authoritative, national body for quality professional development and learning. It is not a creature of government, and everything that it does in terms of ...
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In Education, World Class Technology ... - Powerful Learning Practice

In Education, World Class Technology ... - Powerful Learning Practice | Professional learning | Scoop.it
I think the answer ties in nicely with my current favorite read, Personal Learning Networks: Using the Power of Connections to Transform Education, by Will Richardson and Rob Mancabelli. The goal is to create globally connected schools that ...
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30+ Cool Content Curation Tools for Personal & Professional Use

30+ Cool Content Curation Tools for Personal & Professional Use | Professional learning | Scoop.it
As the web becomes more and more inundated with blogs, videos, tweets, status updates, news, articles, and countless other forms of content, information...

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