Tasmanian Society for Information Technology in Education

Upcoming events

    • 19 Mar 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • University of Tasmania, Newnham Campus

    Digital Technologies Workshops are offered through 2018 by TASITE on behalf of the Australian Computing Academy (for the University of Sydney).

    The workshop is a full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. The workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms.

    The workshops will involve a curriculum overview, followed by a programming introduction using the Australian Digital Technologies Challenges being developed by the ACA.

    The cost for attending a workshop is fixed at $70 including GST. This cost covers catering for the day (including lunch) and membership of TASITE, the state professional association. Attendees are asked to bring their laptop computer and power supply.

    Example Activities 

    • Crypto unplugged DiC activity (rot cipher)
    • ACA Challenge - Cookie Clicker
    • ACA Challenge - Python Turtle (Flags or Snow HoC)
    • Visual and text programming
    • Blockly Turtle
    • Python Biology
    • Resources and Activities Roadshow

    Who Should Attend?

    • Primary and secondary teachers looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum
    • Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources to support the implementation of the curriculum

    Presenter

    • Dr Stephanie Clayton
    More Information


    Registration Process

    • 21 Mar 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay Campus

    Digital Technologies Workshops are offered through 2018 by TASITE on behalf of the Australian Computing Academy (for the University of Sydney).

    The workshop is a full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. The workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms.

    The workshops will involve a curriculum overview, followed by a programming introduction using the Australian Digital Technologies Challenges being developed by the ACA.

    The cost for attending a workshop is fixed at $70 including GST. This cost covers catering for the day (including lunch) and membership of TASITE, the state professional association. Attendees are asked to bring their laptop computer and power supply.

    Example Activities 

    • Crypto unplugged DiC activity (rot cipher)
    • ACA Challenge - Cookie Clicker
    • ACA Challenge - Python Turtle (Flags or Snow HoC)
    • Visual and text programming
    • Blockly Turtle
    • Python Biology
    • Resources and Activities Roadshow

    Who Should Attend?

    • Primary and secondary teachers looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum
    • Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources to support the implementation of the curriculum

    Presenter

    • Marg Meijers
    More Information


    Registration Process

    • 26 Mar 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Maker's Workshop, Room WP02 Domestic Arts Building, 2 Bass Hwy, Burnie

    Digital Technologies Workshops are offered through 2018 by TASITE on behalf of the Australian Computing Academy (for the University of Sydney).

    The workshop is a full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. The workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms.

    The workshops will involve a curriculum overview, followed by a programming introduction using the Australian Digital Technologies Challenges being developed by the ACA.

    The cost for attending a workshop is fixed at $70 including GST. This cost covers catering for the day (including lunch) and membership of TASITE, the state professional association. Attendees are asked to bring their laptop computer and power supply.

    Example Activities 

    • Crypto unplugged DiC activity (rot cipher)
    • ACA Challenge - Cookie Clicker
    • ACA Challenge - Python Turtle (Flags or Snow HoC)
    • Visual and text programming
    • Blockly Turtle
    • Python Biology
    • Resources and Activities Roadshow

    Who Should Attend?

    • Primary and secondary teachers looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum
    • Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources to support the implementation of the curriculum

    Presenter

    • Dr Stephanie Clayton
    More Information


    Registration Process

    • 14 May 2018
    • 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Huoville High School, 74-82 Wilmot Rd, Huonville TAS 7109

    Digital Technologies Workshops are offered through 2018 by TASITE on behalf of the Australian Computing Academy (for the University of Sydney).

    The workshop is a full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. The workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms.

    The workshops will involve a curriculum overview, followed by a programming introduction using the Australian Digital Technologies Challenges being developed by the ACA.

    The cost for attending a workshop is fixed at $70 including GST. This cost covers catering for the day (including lunch) and membership of TASITE, the state professional association. Attendees are asked to bring their laptop computer and power supply.

    Example Activities 

    • Crypto unplugged DiC activity (rot cipher)
    • ACA Challenge - Cookie Clicker
    • ACA Challenge - Python Turtle (Flags or Snow HoC)
    • Visual and text programming
    • Blockly Turtle
    • Python Biology
    • Resources and Activities Roadshow

    Who Should Attend?

    • Primary and secondary teachers looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum
    • Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources to support the implementation of the curriculum

    Presenter

    • Marg Meijers
    More Information


    Registration Process

Past events

31 Jan 2018 Becoming familiar with the Digital Technologies Curriculum P-8 (South - CS4HS)
30 Jan 2018 Becoming familiar with the Digital Technologies Curriculum P-8 (North - CS4HS)
29 Jan 2018 Becoming familiar with the Digital Technologies Curriculum P-8 (North West - CS4HS)
06 Dec 2017 Interactive Story (South)
29 Nov 2017 AC Digital Technologies - All the Good Stuff! (Midlands Region)
16 Nov 2017 Microbits and Sensors with Bob Elliot
15 Nov 2017 Blended Learning through Canvas (South)
15 Nov 2017 AC Digital Technologies - All the Good Stuff! (Derwent Valley Region)
08 Nov 2017 AC Digital Technologies - All the Good Stuff! (Tasman Region)
18 Oct 2017 Minecraft EDU - Amazing Race (South)
21 Sep 2017 Making Podcasts (South)
08 Sep 2017 Digital Technology Leadership Forum
08 Sep 2017 Understanding the Digital Technologies Curriculum 7-10 (South - CS4HS)
07 Sep 2017 Understanding the Digital Technologies Curriculum 7-10 (North - CS4HS)
06 Sep 2017 Understanding the Digital Technologies Curriculum 7-10 (North West - CS4HS)
07 Aug 2017 First Lego League Information Session
26 Jul 2017 Digital Clay, Digital Sculpture & 3D Printing (South)
31 May 2017 How to Teach Digital Technologies (North)
24 May 2017 TASITE Annual Dinner
24 May 2017 TASITE Annual General Meeting
30 Mar 2017 Teaching Programming for the First Time (North West)
22 Mar 2017 Teaching Programming for the First Time (North)
15 Mar 2017 Teaching Programming for the First Time (South)
07 Dec 2016 TASITE 25th Year Celebrations
22 Nov 2016 Robotics and Gamemaking Showcase
28 May 2015 Annual General Meeting

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Contact: info@tasite.edu.au

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Archived Events - events held prior to June 30 2016

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