Session 710

Title: Building Capacity through Quality Teaching Rounds and the Digi-Toolkit

Presenter: Rachel Privett, Darlinghurst Public School

Co-presenter: Leah Conrad, Darlinghurst Public School

Co-presenter: Nicole Kerr, Darlinghurst Public School

Co-presenter: Andre Ritchie, Darlinghurst Public School

Co-presenter: Peter Johnson, Darlinghurst Public School

Type: Showcase

Duration: 60 mins

Overview: Participants will share the experience of a whole school action learning project that links Quality Teaching Rounds and emerging and contemporary technologies. Participants will develop an understanding of how Quality Teaching Rounds are being used to build the capacity if a teaching team to use a range of contemporary technologies including lego robotics, bee bots, Makey Makey, a weather station and animation. The whole school framework will be shared as well as the learning experiences within this framework. Participants will have the opportunity to view some of the technologies within K-6 classrooms and to share the how the Quality Teaching Framework has framed these activities as an opportunity to for students to remain highly engaged as well as teachers to share and offer constructive feedback for optimum teaching and learning outcomes.

Target Audience: K-12, Teachers & Executive, School Leaders

Requirements: Laptop or iPad, note taking equipment or recording device.