Maker Labs, Planning and Raspberry Pi

  • Posted by Dora Denk
  • On 2016-07-30
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I just came back from running a public Practical Steps to STEAM and Teaching Coding workshop at the fabulous Ipswich Junior Grammar School. There are three aspects I wanted to highlight from the day for you as you think and plan for enacting the Technologies curriculum next year   Maker Lab for Junior Classes Luke […]
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STEM, Coding and the Raspberry Pi

  • Posted by Dora Denk
  • On 2016-07-26
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You may have noticed, along with our Bespoke In-School Professional Learning, that we have been running Introductory STEAM and Coding workshops in schools around Australia now for the past year. It is a fun and joyful experience as we see the teachers have their “ah-ha” moments! They experience that moment of insight: “Oh! Coding isn’t […]
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Step 2 – Designing a Case for Action Narrative

  • Posted by Dora Denk
  • On 2016-07-06
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  • case for action, change, middle leaders, narrative, urgency
Unless the teachers and middle leaders are connected to WHY change is occurring then the change is not likely to occur with any depth or sustainability. This is why developing a Case for Action is an important element for effective middle leadership
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