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Deep Dive into Digital Technologies (Webinar Series)

Professional development (PD) New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 17 December 2019
Notice reference #: 1HA40i

With the expectation of Digital Technologies being taught in all classrooms in 2020, it is important to have some tools in your toolbox to support this.

This is a two-part webinar series exploring how you can use digital technologies to supersize your current teaching and learning programme.

Webinar 1: Thursday 27 February @ 3:30pm - Computational Thinking

Webinar 2: Monday 2 March @ 3:30pm - Designing and Developing Digital Outcomes

What you'll learn:

  • An understanding of computational thinking, why it is important and how it fits in the classroom.
  • An understanding of designing and developing digital outcomes, why it is important and how it fits in the classroom.
  • Examples and lessons on how to teach these strands
  • Practical ideas you can use in the classroom right now whether you teach year 0 or year 8.

Target audience:

Teachers and school leaders who would like to develop a more practical understanding of how to implement the digital technologies curriculum and add value to their current teaching and learning programmes.

Cost: $195 +GST per school/per webinar (Up to 50% OFF for small schools - see full details)

If you are unable to make the live webinar, no problem! Register anyway to receive a recording after the event.

About the presenter:

Toni Westcott is a former primary school teacher who is now a part of the facilitating team at Digital Circus, a MOE accredited PLD provider, based in Hawkes Bay. Alongside a Post Graduate Certificate in Digital and Collaborative Learning, Toni has just completed her Masters of Applied Practice where she investigated factors that influence the efficacy of a professional development programme. Toni is a Google Certified Educator, Trainer, and Innovator.

Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

27 February 2020 – 27 February 2020

New Zealand (nationwide)

02 March 2020 – 02 March 2020

Further information

Contact: Richard Dams

 (0800) 737 855

info@peptalks.co.nz

peptalks.co.nz/catalogue/cat-90-webinar-series