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The Next Steps 7&8: Making Apps MOOC is live!

Please click here to enrol! The MOOC explains the fundamentals of digital technology and computational thinking specifically addressing the learning objectives of the Australian Digital Technologies curriculum for Teachers of Years 7 & 8. The MOOC explores the design and development of a classroom project around application development, covering a range of Digital Technologies related […]

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Orchard Grove Primary School: Leading school professional development with ‘PL-in-a-Box’

Leeanne King, Assistant Principal, Orchard Grove Primary School in Blackburn South, Victoria, has been passionate about using technology in schools for many years.  The arrival of the Digital Technologies curriculum was an exciting opportunity to build their staff capacity and their confidence in implementing the new curriculum. After participating in the Foundations – Year 6 […]

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Young ICT Explorers Competition

The CSER Digital Technologies Education team is pleased to be working with The Smith Family to support schools in low socio economic areas to participate in the Young ICT Explorers competition. The competition encourages school students to become creators and innovators of digital technology. It is a project-based competition encouraging students to develop a project using […]

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Free webinar: Building teacher capacity in Digital Technologies

Dr Rebecca Vivian and Lauren Stanhope will co-present in a special webinar on behalf of CSER for Education Service Australia (ESA) as part of their Digital Technologies Hub. The webinar will be held on Wednesday the 1st of March, 2017 at 4:00-5:00 ACDT. Find information about the webinar below. It starts with teachers: Building teacher capacity […]

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Your Stories: Tim Collins – Industry to Digital Technologies Educator

We recently received a wonderful email from a Western Australian teacher, Tim Collins, who shared his experience so far in our Digital Technologies course. He has kindly agreed for us to share his story with you. We feel Tim’s story might encourage and inspire others who share a similar experience! Tim Collins, Maylands Peninsula Primary School. My name is […]

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PL-in-a-Box for Demystifying Digital Technologies – Linda McIver

Linda McIver, a Computer Scientist and Educator at the John Monash Science School, shared how she used our PL-in-a-Box materials and content from the CSER F-6 MOOCs to run a professional learning session recently. I ran a PD recently for a Primary School whose staff were trying to wrap their heads around the new Digital Technologies Curriculum […]

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Digital Technologies Professional Learning: Humpty Doo Primary

Sue Carter, Northern Territory Digital Technologies Project Officer, is conducting a range of professional learning opportunities for teachers to assist with their knowledge and understanding of the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. In this article she shares her experience of running a full day professional learning event with staff at Humpty Doo Primary School. Planning Digital […]

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Happy New Year

The CSER team is back on board and looking forward to working with you in 2017. Our dedicated Project Officers continue to work with teachers across the country. To access FREE face-to-face professional learning in your school follow the link. New in 2017 is our National Lending Library program. For further information or to register […]

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Lending Library Program starts Term 1, 2017!

Our CSER Digital Technologies Education Program is now launching our National Lending Library program, with our first kits available from Term 1, 2017! We will have several classroom kits available in our lending library, including kits built around using BeeBots, Makey Makeys, Spheros, and Ozobots in the classroom. Each kit contains a number of each device […]

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A/Professor Katrina Falkner – John Hughes Distinguished Service Award

CSER’s very own Associate Professor Katrina Falkner has just been announced as the joint winner of the 2017 John Hughes Distinguished Service Award. Awarded by CORE, the Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia, it recognises outstanding service in the IT community. In particular, Katrina was recognised for her outstanding leadership in Computer Science education. […]

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