Social media connects Koori kids to their language

During a quiet Sunday afternoon two primary school aged children use their iPads to learn Wemba Wemba, the language of their people, from their home 50 km out of Melbourne. The Friday prior, ESAs Schools Catalogue Information Service (SCIS) team had posted a link on their Facebook page to the ABC News article: Swan Hill …

Using data to inspire learning

Australian Learning Lecture (ALL) is a project designed to draw attention to the big ideas in education and to strengthen the importance of learning in Australia to all Australians. The project uses a keynote lecture as a catalyst for driving conversation on different ideas. The first lecture in the series looks at Joy and Data. …

Connect with Maths Day

Friday, March 18 is Connect with Maths Day. Hosted by the Australian Association of Mathematics (AAMT), the Connect with Maths Day features 24 professional learning sessions beamed from the Victorian Space Science Centre. If you’re in the area, you can register to visit the Centre and experience the sessions live; or jump online and access …