Category Archives: ICT

Get your Google On! Google Summit Snapshot #1

Today and yesterday, I was lucky enough to attend the Melbourne Google Summit. Two days of inspirations and innovations in the world of Google Apps. Our school has been using Google Apps for about three years, and whilst we would … Continue reading

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Focusing on Student Achievement – My Focus Book

It’s been quite a while since my last post on Engaging Educators. Over the last year, I’ve had a baby, learned how to be a Mum (sort of) and returned to work. Over this time I’ve tried to keep in … Continue reading

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OutRAGEous Art – Art Rage for iPad

Art Rage is a fantastic App that allows users to create interactive, detailed artworks on your iPad. It recreates to the look and feel of the painting experience virtually on the iPad. It allows even beginning artists to use a … Continue reading

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Word Clouds with Style – Tagxedo

Do you love using Wordle in your classrooms? Do you love the simple way in which word clouds can capture student interest and spark their imagination? Word clouds can help visual learners display their learning, ideas and reflections in a … Continue reading

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‘Discovr’ Apps like never before!

Recently I came across an amazing app that helps anyone to sort and classify apps according to keyword search terms or popular categories. ‘Discovr Apps‘ gives users a unique alternative to iTunes to search for apps in a creative and … Continue reading

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Google Squared – see the web through new lenses

Every now and then, a great tool, strategy or idea comes into our inboxs’ and changes our world forever. Google Squared is a tool that I believe may do just that. To learn more about Google Squared and it’s possibilities … Continue reading

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Engaging our parents in the Cybersafety conversation

This week is National Cyber Safety Week. Throughout this week we have been engaging in conversation with our students, teachers and parents about the issues surrounding cybersafety and keeping our children safe and sensible online. It is so important that … Continue reading

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