Author Archives: kturley

Going App Crazy with Kathy Schrock at ACEC 2014

App Crazy with Kathy Schrock Today I was lucky enough to spend the day at a Masterclass with Kathy Schrock as part of the ACEC 2014 conference. I have been a fan of Kathy’s websites and have used a number … Continue reading

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Video Mashups

I have come across the idea of video mashups before and was reminded of them again today.  Here are two of my favourite mashups.  I need to try this with my class at some stage.

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Parents Information Evening – ICT

Originally posted on Indonesian Teacher Reflections:
On Thursday evening a group of 3 teachers & our principal invited our parents to come and learn about how teachers are using ICT in the classroom. We promoted the event through our newsletter,…

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Students taking over the classroom!

Yes!  The students have taken over our classroom in the form of student planned and delivered lessons.  Over the past three years I have given the students in my class the opportunity to teach the class something that interests them … Continue reading

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Creativity, Collaboration and Get Kids Questioning – the Keys to Edutech 2014

Once again I was fortunate to attend Edutech 2014 in Brisbane this year. After attending and being blown away last year I pushed for our school to send a team of teachers this year so that we could hopefully create … Continue reading

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Baby Steps to Minecraft

Over the past 12 months I have become more and more intrigued by the fascination that my students (and my son) have in the game Minecraft.  In June 2013 I went to an Edutech Conference in Brisbane and listened to … Continue reading

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Real or Hoax Weebly Unit

My goal today was to create a unit of work that I can use with my year 6/7 class on using the internet smartly.  I particularly wanted them to realise that not everything that looks real on the internet is.  … Continue reading

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