Hello everyone,The North School's Writers' Club is a community of student bloggers which gives the opportunity to share any sort of writing and get a global audience. A number of features encourage…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Rob Sbaglia Aug 11, 2012.
Your Name and Title: Robert Sbaglia School, Library, or Organization Name: Castlemaine North Primary School Co-Presenter Name(s): Simone Uren Country from Which You Will Present: Australia Language…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Noble Kelly Oct 27, 2012.
Hi,I operate a blogging community called The Writers' Club, a place for students to put up any writing they wish to have a global audience for. Our community currently consists of nearly 650 student…Continue
Started May 19, 2012
How important is it that we are educating citizens to be scientifically literate? Very important.
As well as teaching the curriculum, I think we have an obligation as science teachers to be developing students' ability to think critically about scientific information they are exposed to in the media. Part of this is making students enthusiastic about science and get them to see it…Continue
Posted on April 1, 2013 at 7:11am
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It's difficult for me to believe, on occasions, that it was back in 2010 when I started dabbling in getting students to contact experts outside of the school to support their own inquiry learning. Fast forward to 2013, and from Castlemaine via Maryborough I find myself at Crusoe College.
When innovating, the structures of a secondary school can make things more difficult than at a…Continue
Posted on March 8, 2013 at 11:05pm
Crusoe College is the sixth school that I have been employed at as a teacher. Every school is different, with its own strengths and weaknesses, characteristics and foibles. It’s been just under three weeks, but I can’t help being excited at what is possible.
The start, as it has always been for me, is getting students to use a blog as a replacement, or addition to, their exercise book as a record of their learning. I have written many posts about the benefits of…Continue
Posted on February 16, 2013 at 10:51pm
India is an incredible place to travel to. Several years ago, my wife and I spent a month travelling through the well-beaten path of Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan. The Mughal architecture is astounding, the sheer rhythm of life on the streets is almost overwhelming, and the food is, quite simply, glorious. While it's not an easy place to travel, it is certainly one of the most memorable places you could ever visit.
So it was with considerable excitement…Continue
Posted on February 9, 2013 at 10:00pm — 1 Comment