Even superheros need partnerships now and then
Research says that quality professional learning is situated in context. Partnerships can help support this.
Types of partnerships might include other schools, parents, the wider community, industry, external education services and tertiary institutions
Ways to initiate partnerships: Google it, make a phone call, chat to leadership, contact central office, connect with a PLN and go to social media.
Robert Roe: We all have stories to tell
Robert Roe: We are more involved in education than we always appear, how then may we capture this journey over time?
Libby Downey: sharing her journey to digital portfolios
Libby Downes: It is useful to develop your own permission forms to address the questions of your particular context
Libby Downes: On the diff between free and paid SeeSaw incl activity, rolling over of data and analytics
Sharing the power and importance of being enthusiastic
If you are going to run lunchtime code clubs let it evolve. Set basic standards, such as creating, constructing and being nice.
40 years in 26 minutes
We have always been integrating technology, whether it be codifying data i.e. the alphabet
Weaving machines were programmed with cards
Been improving computer literacy of teachers since 1982!
ACEC conference in 1983 with a session on … artificial intelligence
Back in the 90’s, kids could save shopper dockets to get computers
In 1995 CSF was released
Typing labs came back with computer labs
In the 2000’s we had the Smartbooad war
Now you can buy Commodore64’s again. Are we back at the beginning?