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When life gets in the way of blogging …

Hi guys, Unfortunately the practicalities of trying to implement the program (including updating wireless routers and potentially reformatting the server – eep!) have stood between myself and Gae and the computer. But I am here now – the plan is attached and some answers lie below … Cathie – you asked for some details to be [...]

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Progress meeting post

>> What are you doing to to keep your component of the project on track? << Recently attended Lego WeDo training at MacICT and instigated the purchase of 16 Lego WeDo kits for use by K-2 (specifically stage 1) to meet the storytelling/technology aspects of the brief. Am also running TPL for stage 1 at [...]

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Today’s Meeting

It has been very interesting to hear about the other schools projects. We would love to come and visit and see it in action. Appy Hour sounds fantastic – we might try this.

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Beaumont Hills – ongoing progress

Since the first meeting, planning which includes all staff members K-6 has been underway. Today we met with the executive to finalise our directions for the project. The focus for each stage revolves around a component of units of work that have been produced to support the new English syllabus. The role of technology in [...]

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Embracing Change and Challenging Others

In my new role as deputy principal I am aiming to build professional trust and challenge staff to embrace change as we drive the implementation of a new curriculum. Allowing staff to voice concerns and seek assistance, at the same time as empowering them to take professional responsibility for their learning and the learning journey [...]

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First Meeting Ideas

A great start to an interesting idea … The organisation for the meeting has been well thought-out, smoothly run and on the whole quite rewarding. It has given us the opportunity to reflect quite deeply about our journey as a school, and how this new project might affect that journey. G and I will be driving [...]

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