Digital Technologies Workshops for Tasmanian Teachers in 2019
Implementing the Digital Technologies Curriculum
Supporting teachers across all Year Levels in understanding the Australian Technologies curriculum.
Digital Technologies implementation support for Tasmanian schools
During 2019 a series of events for teachers and leadership in schools will be offered around Tasmania. These events and workshops will include the West Coast and the Hobart.
Professor Tim Bell will present a webinar with the support of the CSIRO stem Professionals program. Professor Bell will discuss the importance of viewing computer science as being much more than coding.
On the first day of term 3 staff on the West Coast will be offered a full day workshop presented by the Australian computing Academy and with the support of the department of education and ACARA. The project lead for the Australian Curriculum - Digital Technologies, Julie King, will present a keynote to staff on Tuesday afternoon July 24
In November 2019 a final workshop will be offered for teachers who wish to learn more about using microbits and sensors to support smart garden projects that they may be running in their school. Mr Bob Eliot will be presenting this workshop.
The events in 2019 around Tasmania have been made available with the support of the Google CS4HS grants provided to schools educational bodies nationally.