learning@school
I was lucky enough to attend the 2010 conference.

These are presentations that I have heard good things about some of which I went to .. some of which I didn't. Word of mouth is a powerful thing! I just wish all of the presenters had loaded the presentations as they said they would.



Inspirational Presentations


Presenter Name(s)
Vic Hygate & Lesley Dell
Session Title
How to set up, maintain & use class blogs (without going mad!)


Presenter Name(s)
Martin Hughes
Session Title
We Want it all .... NOW!!



Presenter Name(s)
Julia Atkin
Session Title
Ways of Thinking, Ways of Knowing
Description
Understanding how we think and how we think differently is a key to understanding how we construct our individual way of knowing the world. Developing a deep understanding of thinking is fundamental to developing students 'Thinking' competencies and determining valid ways of monitoring the growth of this key competency



Presenter Name(s)
Linda Lehrke
Session Title
Packing a Digital Backpack
Description
Students need resources that are digital, mobile, virtual and personalised.
This session explores how students can develop a wiki site to bring together their own personal backpack with the web tools and resources that will support their learning. During this session participants will develop a wiki and bring together web based tools that will allow students to learn anytime, anywhere.








Inspirational Links




Presenter Name(s)
Judi Buckley and Pam Seath
Session Title
Put Yourself In The Picture
Description
Explore how paint.net can be used to enhance learning through visual literacy and creativity in the classroom.
URL
http://putyourselfinthepicture.wikispaces.com/
Presenter Name(s)
Donna Dyet and Barbara Reid
Session Title
Say it ! Read It ! Write It!
Description
The Tool Box - Wiki space with resources to support further exploration.
URL
http://thetoolbox.wikispaces.com/Sayit%21ReadIt%21WriteIt%21
Presenter Name(s)
Janine Durno
Session Title
Play with the Top 5 Applications
Description
The top 5 applications for teachers of young children, these applications support children to develop and demonstrate key competencies in meaningful contexts.
URL
http://voicethread.com/#u430622.b660854.i4946241

http://centre4.core-ed.net/viewfile.php/27720/kb/10/81209/95/ls.handout.jpg
Presenter Name(s)
Judi Buckley and Pam Seath
Session Title
Put Yourself In The Picture
Description
Explore how paint.net can be used to enhance learning through visual literacy and creativity in the classroom.

URL
http://putyourselfinthepicture.wikispaces.com/
Presenter Name(s)
Linda Lehrke
Session Title
Packing a Digital Backpack
Description
Students need resources that are digital, mobile, virtual and personalised.
This session explores how students can develop a wiki site to bring together their own personal backpack with the web tools and resources that will support their learning. During this session participants will develop a wiki and bring together web based tools that will allow students to learn anytime, anywhere.

URL
http://web.me.com/nzlehrke/e-Learning@Somerville/2010_Resources/2010_Resources.html
Presenter Name(s)
Tessa Gray
Session Title
Online professional learning communities - what do you need to know?
Description
This workshop clairfied what online professional learning communities are - what they might look like, who are they for and how you might create and maintain one that helps to meet the learning needs of its members through proactive and collaborative partnerships.
URL
http://oplc.wikispaces.com/
Presenter Name(s)
Lyn Ross
Session Title
What Teachers Want
Description
During this workshop Lyn showed some easy, practical and achievable ideas for using ICTs and thinking tools with students. Resources shared can be downloaded from the [[modules/folder/folder.php?space_key=26811&module_key=81655&link_key=55441&group_key=0|Te Apiti ICT Cluster Website.]]
URL
http://www.teapiti.co.nz
Presenter Name(s)
Elaine New†on & Naketa Ferguson
Session Title
Smoothing the Transition Bump
Description
Strategies to help make transitions smoother and more effective for all involved.
Embed Remote Material
Contact us:
naketa.ferguson@core-ed.net
elaine.newton@core-ed.net

Transitions wiki http://smoothingthebump.wikispaces.com/