Global2 is the place for students to learn about social media, using social media. Teachers and students in Victorian Government and Catholic schools are invited to set up their class and student spaces, create blogs and digital portfolios.

Digital Technologies Curriculum F-2 Digital Systems

Find the complete unit in the Digital Technologies Digipub Digital Technologies Curriculum F-2 Digital Systems Content Description  Identify and use digital systems (hardware and software components) for a purpose. Lesson Ideas Introduction to Information Networks: is...

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Getting Started with Digital Technologies Curriculum

The Digital Technologies Digipub published last year breaks down lessons all of the levels and structures for teachers. The structure of Digital Technologies in the Victorian Curriculum comprises three related strands: Digital Systems Data and Information, and...

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Digital Technologies curriculum where to start?

Explore the resources to support your teaching of the Digital Technologies Curriculum. Presented as one in a series of Digipubs for teachers from the Department of Education and Training. This resource provides ideas to get you started, planning support, teaching and...

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Touch Develop and Hour of Code

Touch Develop is one of the tools featured in the Victorian Schools and Apps Challenge. Touch Develop is an easy-to-use program which caters to a wide skill range, including those with no prior coding experience. With a large network of tutorials, Touch Develop can...

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Reminder Online PD for Games and Apps Challenge tonight

18th August, 4-5pm:  Trent Ray – Touch Develop Register to participate: https://connect.vic.edu.au/td/event/registration.html Touch Develop introduction   22nd August, 4-5pm: Matt Jorgensen – MinecraftEDU Register to participate:...

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Victorian Schools Games and Apps Challenge

The Department of Education, Victoria (DET), Microsoft and ACMI are proud to announce the Victorian Schools Games and Apps Challenge. This exciting challenge provides an opportunity for students in Years 6, 8 and 10 to design, develop and pitch a game or app to...

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Ideas to Try – Humanities

Here are some of the great ideas to use digital technologies in your classroom in junior classes from Ideas to try - Humanities for Years F-2 fuse.education.vic.gov.au/?58YNC9  #090 Video story prompts Use the National Geographic app to watch videos of natural...

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English Ideas to Try for teachers

Looking for some quick inspired ideas for your planning with young students? Here are some English ideas featured in the Ideas to Try resource released this week for teachers. All have direct links to the Victorian Curriculum. #032 Story boarding Use the Storyboard...

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4 Tips for Managing the Pokémon craze

Erin Wilkey Oh from Common Sense Education prepared a great article around managing the Pokemon craze in your classroom and presents some tips and fun ideas for channeling kids' excitement into meaningful learning experiences. Erin opresents some great classrom ideas....

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AFL One Team, One Goal competition time to vote everyone!

Vote for your favourite design here... After receiving hundreds of creative entries from students across Victoria, a shortlist of jumper designs have been selected in the 2016 One Team One Goal: Celebrating Diversity competition. The AFL and the Department of...

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Code Club Australia support for teachers

Code Club Australia is a nationwide network of free, volunteer-led, after-school coding clubs for children aged 9-11. They provide training for teachers. The mission of Code Club Australia is to give every child in Australia the skills, confidence and opportunity to...

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Teach girls bravery, not perfection

A great view for the holidays with an excellent message for educators. Through her nonprofit, Girls Who Code, Reshma Saujani initiates young women into the tech...

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