PD at Truganina South Term 3

A great range of ICT opportunities for teachers

Friday August 23 - iPads in the Primary School

  • What apps amongst the thousands will excite the learners in my classroom?
  • How can I efficiently and confidently harness the technology of the iPads?
  • How can we best manage school owned devices?
  • How can you bring your parent community along with you?
  • What sorts of activities will you need to take back to enthuse your staff?


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Friday August 30 - Navigating the Digital Maze

Teachers will gain;
  • A clearer understanding of the best digital resources available
  • A picture of how to engage, motivate and inspire the creative minds in their care
  • Knowledge of how to find Web 2.0 tools, excellent interactive resources, freely available software, and use them effectively in their 21st century classroom
  • Avenues for their students to demonstrate their learning beyond the mundane


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Monday Sept 2 - Making learning accessible

Making learning accessible-using assistive technologies to support students who struggle with literacy.

In this workshop Andrew Dobson & Kevin Daly will introduce assistive elearning solutions that will help support all learners in diverse classrooms. This session is ideal for teachers in special settings and educators in schools who work with students with special needs in the classroom.

The solutions we will show you today are highly customisable to meet specific needs, support different learning styles and are highly engaging. We will offer effective strategies to integrate the technologies to best support improved learning

Participants will leave the session with ideas that can be applied the next day in the classroom.


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Thursday Sept 5 OR Wednesday Sept 11 - All things Microsoft in Education

In this workshop Kevin Daly will introduce key Microsoft elearning solutions. He will focus on how OneNote, Office Products (including Office 365) and Window 8 and can be used in school settings to enhance student learning outcomes, as well as teacher efficiency and productivity. Participants will leave the session with ideas that can be applied the next day in their schools.

Note: This is a subsidised session so participants only pay $60


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Friday Sept 13 - Tools to enable the Flipped Classroom

What is the flipped classroom?

What are the advantages to your students?


How can you easily create and upload engaging content?


This practical hands on session will explore;


  • Theories and pedagogy around the flipped classroom
  • A range of software to easily enable teachers to create content beyond the mundane
  • How to organise resources and the classroom


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Wednesday Sept 18 - Leadership Morning Tea BYOD Pitfalls and Pluses

  • Parent co-contribution?
  • School owned devices?
  • BYOD?
  • What is best for my school?


To book a place at these events and for more information visit the TSPS website and look under the PL@TSSP tab