Technology in the classroom and teacher resources blog
The QCAA now have their own pinterest pages. The Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority provides Kindergarten to Year 12 syllabuses, guidelines, assessment, reporting and certification for schools. There are some 70 boards and 5,000 at time of posting. All subjects, by grade level from Kindergarten and prep, up to year 10.
Publisher: ASCD - Learn, teach, lead
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Education Evangelist - by Mark Anderson
A fascinating site that I will revisit soon. These posts in particular caught my attention and are recommended reading.
In the first of hopefully some interesting posts is this ICT - Policies category is from the Queensland Government, Australia - Department of Education and Training.
A comprehensive and well developed site.
Smart Classrooms is a comprehensive strategy for digital education in Queensland state schools.
The key to the strategy is that it is student-centric; recognising the demand, from both students and their parents, for seamless movement between learning at school, home, work and play.
Smart Classrooms provides direction for harnessing the learning and business potential of ICT now and into the future.
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Part of my ongoing research into technology use in the classroom, particularly at an English speaking International School in Tokyo. In a nutshell this category (ICT - Policies) will provide links to:
- Policies that are in place by Government Departments of Education.
- ICT Expectations and Standards
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