TAFE NSW Online – want to know more?

Heard about TAFE NSW Online TOL and want to know more? TAFE Connects for Term 4 kicks off today ( 30 Oct. 2014) with Course design snapshots from TAFE NSW Online.  Guest presenters are Christine Maunder (New England Institute),  Karin Pearce and Tracey Collins  (Illawarra Institute) and Jeremy Kilpatrick (Western Sydney Institute). How do I […]

Learning@work conference reflections

Learning@work conference reflections

CC licensed image from twitter by (Vanessa Wiltshire) @twofacedHRlady This week I attended the Learning@work conference this week at Redfern Technology Park (27-28th October 2014). The theme of the conference was around trends and challenges affecting the workplace learning environment. Presentations and attendees were predominately from the corporate sector or large government agencies such as the Australian […]

technology tip: switch displays from the monitor to the projector

  You may have experienced walking into a classroom to find that you cannot view your content on the monitor or the projector screen.  Here are some simple quick fix steps for you to troubleshoot the issue.  If your room has a control panel on the wall, make sure it is switched to ‘on’. If […]

Insight DEC shop: Adobe Creative Cloud

Insight DEC shop: Adobe Creative Cloud

NSW Department of Education & Communities Shop:Adobe Creative Cloud instructions Insight are the NSW DEC nominated Microsoft Reseller. Through the Insight DEC shop you can purchase licences as a TAFE teacher / employee. You can download media under the Microsoft Work at Home (WAH) terms of the DEC Microsoft contract. The software is reasonably priced […]

TAFE connects Term 4 2014

TAFE connects Term 4 2014

TAFE Connects is a series of weekly online sessions for all TAFE NSW teachers and other staff. Connect live across TAFE NSW, enhance your understanding of the VET environment, build your capability with online tools and hear how teachers are implementing eLearning. There are five sessions planned for Term 4.   Date Topic Week 1 […]

AUSTAFE Conference 2014 presentation recordings

AUSTAFE Conference 2014 presentation recordings

The 2014 AUSTAFE Conference was held at Darling Harbour on the 8th, 9th and 10th of October. For those who were not able to a attend the sessions were recorded and have been webcast @ http://webcast.gigtv.com.au/Mediasite/Catalog/catalogs/austafe2014 For more information see the AUSTAFE Conference website @ http://www.austafe.edu.au/ For previous years recording you can find them podcast here http://sydneyinstituteonline.net/blog/category/austafe/

Adding myLearning to Flipboard

Adding myLearning to Flipboard

CC Licensed flickr image by kyeung808 Do you read blogs on your tablet? Do you use the FlipBoard app? Then this post will be of assistance to you. If you would like to add the myLearning blog as a FlipBoard magazine here is how First off search f or new content using “mylearning sydneyinstituteonline” It will […]

ECAR study of undergraduate students and information technology

ECAR study of undergraduate students and information technology

CC licensed flickr image by sylvain_courant Just finished reading the ECAR study of undergraduate students and information technology conducted in 2013. I have been following this survey for years and was influenced by both their methodology and questions for a similar survey we conducted in 2011 here at Sydney TAFE. The results of this survey are very […]

TPD Training for Staff today 12 pm

TPD Training for Staff today 12 pm

CC licensed flickr image by marcwathieu The TAFE Program Diary (TPD) is a record of hours worked including a schedule that is the basis for your pay.Workforce Development Unit invites you to join us for an Adobe Connect webinar with TPD expert Mimi El-Ters. In this webinar, we will discuss; The launch of the TPD @ […]

TAFE connects Term 3

 WHAT IS TAFE CONNECTS? Join in for a new series of TAFE Connects in Term 3, 2014 – a series of weekly online web sessions for TAFE NSW teachers and staff. Connect live across TAFE NSW; enhance your understanding of the VET environment; build your capability with online tools; and hear how teachers are implementing eLearning […]