Workforce Development's monthly e-magazine - June issue is live

Workforce Development’s monthly e-magazine – June issue is live

Workforce Development’s June edition of The Buzz is now live! There are a number of fantastic articles and videos created by our wonderful team! Enjoy!! http://sydneyinstituteonline.net/thebuzz/ Here is one of the pieces, an interview with Lisa Wallmeyer on the new look Children’s Services moodle template.

TAFE Connects Term 2 Program

TAFE Connects Term 2 Program

 What is TAFE Connects?   Join in for TAFE Connects – 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 in practice. In these sessions you will […]

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NVELS webinar series, Taking workplace training online – is it really any different?

cc licensed flickr image by chryslergroup Date and time 1 April 2014 3:30pm – 4:30pm (QLD) AEST time Description You’ve been facilitating training in the workplace for a while but you know you need to take this training online …but… Is all workplace online training the same? What do you need to know? What needs to […]

TAFE Connects Today

TAFE Connects Today

Today’s session:  Implementing Skillslocker Thurs 18 March 2014 Technology plays a role in many stages of assessment including designing, conducting, grading and reporting student outcomes. This session explores ‘SkillsLocker‘ – a new web based mobile application that enables TAFE NSW students to collect and present verified evidence for recognition and assessment purposes. Teachers may find […]

Thought Leaders: Alec Couros

Thought Leaders: Alec Couros

Synopsis Alec Couros is a Professor of Educational Technology and Media in the Faculty of Education at the University of Regina, Canada. In this conversation Alec talks about digital identity, networked individualism, and the relationship between learning and sharing. He describes what he sees as the components of modern literacy, and touches on the corporatisation of […]

Thought Leaders: Steve Wheeler

Thought Leaders: Steve Wheeler

Synopsis Steve Wheeler is an Associate Professor of Learning Technology in the Plymouth Institute of Education, at Plymouth University (UK).  In this conversation Steve shares his thoughts on Connectivism, mind technology, rhizomatic learning, and what it’s like to wear Google Glass. He was a keynote speaker at the recent Future of Learning conference in Sydney in February. […]

QLD NVELS webinar series, Moodle Matters!

QLD NVELS webinar series, Moodle Matters!

About the webinar series The Queensland VET Development Centre’s (QVDC) National VET eLearning Strategy (NVELS) webinar series provides vocational education and training (VET) trainers and managers with access to a range of experts and thought leaders exemplifying and sharing good e-learning practice in VET. Each webinar will use Blackboard Collaborate. Participants will need access to […]

Designing for Flexibility: Facilitation that works

Designing for Flexibility: Facilitation that works

TAFE Sydney is holding a webinar this Wednesday evening November 20, 2013 7.30-8.30pm Who Should Attend:  All interested Head Teachers and Teachers  Where: Online in Adobe Connect @ https://webconf.det.nsw.edu.au/dff/ Test your computer setup for Adobe Connect using this test url well in advance https://webconf.det.nsw.edu.au/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm To ensure your computer and headset are working come to the […]

Workforce Development launches new ezine "The Buzz"

Workforce Development launches new ezine “The Buzz”

The genesis for a workforce Development ezine  came during a Workforce Development brainstorming session earlier in the year. The idea! to put out a monthly Workforce Development newsletter! now there is nothing new about a newsletters for communication and publicity, our inbox’s are full of subscription based HTML or PDF based newsletters. During our first planning […]

Join us for a webinar this week on Social Media in VET

Join us for a webinar this week on Social Media in VET

They’re all talking in Facebook! myspaces, yourspaces, ourspaces online: social media in VET   CC licensed flickr image by Terry Chay When: Wednesday 7 October, 7:30 PM 8:30 PM Where: Online in Adobe Connect @ https://webconf.det.nsw.edu.au/dff/ Who should attend: Teachers Facilitator: Jacqueline Bates Guest presenter: Gihan Lahoud, Workforce Development Teacher Case Studies: Tom Kramer – travel & Tourism & Russell […]