Category Archives: Coordinator

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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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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How cybersmart are we?

Today I attended a professional development session run by ACMA on teaching cyber-safety as part of the Australian Government’s cybersmart program. The day was broken down into 4 modules: booting up, ethical online behaviours, the bottom line and plugging into … Continue reading

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BYOD and Primary Schools – Questions and Issues

This year in my year 6/7 class we have trialled allowing students to bring in their own IPads and IPods for school use. Our reasons for this included it allows more students to access school owned devices, students can develop … Continue reading

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IPads at Port Elliot

As the ICT-Rich Pedagogy Coordinator at Port Elliot Primary School on of my roles is to assist and support teachers in connecting with new technology and helping them to engage students in their learning through technology. This year we have … Continue reading

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Let’s get started!

Welcome to my blog. My name is Kathy Turley and I am working at Port Elliot Primary School in South Australia.  My role at the school is ICT- Rich Pedagogy Coordinator and Year 6/7 classroom teacher.  I love teaching and … Continue reading

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