Monthly Archives: March 2018
Happy Birthday CSER MOOC!
It’s been four years since we launched the CSER Digital Technologies Education Program! We are so honoured to have been able to work on this project with you all, and to have such fabulous partners to collaborate with. Special thanks, of course, to our supporters and collaborators, including Sally-Ann Williams, Leanne Cameron, Julie King, Google […]
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Your Story – Harrisdale Primary School – Western Australia
By Hannah Dodds, Technologies Leader, Deputy Principal, Harrisdale Primary School, WA In 2017, Harrisdale Primary School participated in using the CSER Lending Library by registering via the website https://csermoocs.adelaide.edu.au/library/. We borrowed a mixed kit in Term 2 for 10 weeks, which contained Beebots, Makey Makey’s, Ozobots and Sphero’s. The Lending Library was a fantastic solution […]
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Upcoming Professional Learning Events
CSER Project Officers spend much of their time working directly with schools in their local setting. Occasionally CSER also runs public events that are open to teachers from all schools. If you would like to participate in professional development with CSER and cannot find a suitable event below, please contact us directly through our Professional Learning […]
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Featured Resource: The Robotic Commonwealth Games!
The 2018 Commonwealth Games is almost here! Get your robots ready because we have an exciting lesson plan in store for you! Our Northern Territory Project Officer, Sue Carter, has prepared a free online lesson plan that will inspire a Digital Technologies-themed Commonwealth Games for your classroom using robotics. In this lesson, Sue uses the […]
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Welcome to Robin McKean, WA Project Officer
We are delighted to welcome Ms Robin McKean to the CSER Team as WA Project Officer. Robin brings a wealth of experience and developed a passion for ICT with opportunities provided as Microsoft Innovative Teacher 2005; 2007; Westfield Premier’s Research Scholar (Technologies) 2006 and the National Award for Quality Schooling; Excellence by a Teacher – […]
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Farewell to Steven Payne!
Our team member, Steven Payne, is leaving the CSER Digital Technologies team in March to focus on his other education work. Steven has been a valued member of our team, as a Project Officer for Western Australia. During his time with us, we have been inspired by his enthusiasm and ideas, and the WA education community has expressed great […]
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Creating Digital Technologies Assessment activities
Did you miss Google Edu On Air last year? Dr Rebecca Vivian and Prof. Katrina Falkner presented a session on creating assessment activities for the Digital Technologies Curriculum. You can watch the recorded webinar on-demand! This session unpacks ideas for assessing student learning of Digital Technologies in the primary and secondary years using Google Apps for […]