Android and iOS Apps: New guide for teachers and trainers

Android and iOS Apps: New guide for teachers and trainers

  cc licensed flickr image by sidduz Teachers and trainers will benefit from a new app development guide for the two most widely used mobile device operating systems in Australia, Android and iOS. The guide has been developed by the New Generation Technologies for Learning business activity and outlines some of the considerations involved in app development […]

Using the IOS mobile app

Have a iPad/iPhone and a Sydney Institute blog? Why not try the WordPress IOS App to manage and post your blog. In the video above I take the app for a spin and outline the main features. And yes there is a WordPress App for Android as well :> And most other mobile platforms see the IOS […]

TAFE Connects Session for Thurs 3rd Nov: Design for mobile learning

Join the next online TAFE Connects session this Thursday at 12 noon.  This week’s topic is: Design for mobile learning Does mobile learning have the potential to drive innovation in education and training? What are the characteristics of mobile learning that teachers need to know to design appropriately for mobile learning contexts? Join us for […]

TAFE Connects Program Term 4 2011

Please find attached the TAFE Connects Program Term 4 2011 for the remainder of 2011. In summary, the sessions are: Thurs Oct 20: Language, literacy and numeracy Thurs Oct 27: Adobe Connect for learning Thurs Nov 3: Design for mobile learning Thurs Nov 10: Social media: identity and privacy Thurs Nov 17: Exploring eAssessment Thurs […]

Google+ in education

Google+ in education

Google has announced that its social networking site Google+ is now public and open to anyone (no invitation required). So Google+ can now be used as a tool to support teaching and learning. Key Features of the SNS Circles: allows you to categories your followers (for example: friends, family, colleagues, students, classes) you can then […]

TAFE CONNECTS #18: “Creating, editing and sharing video” – this Thursday at 12 noon – TAFE eHub

The final TAFE Connects session for Term 3 is on this Thursday at 12 noon.  It’s free and it is for any TAFE staff or teachers interested in elearning and teaching with technology. This week’s session is: Creating, editing and sharing video Video is a powerful teaching medium that appeals to many different student learning […]

Completion of the migration of TAFE learning resources from the Learning Reference Repository (LRR) to Equella

The TAFE eLearning Hub has completed the migration of TAFE learning resources from the Learning Reference Repository (LRR) to the EQUELLA Learning Content Management System. Just under 4000 items produced by the Centre for Learning Innovation and the Australian Flexible Learning Framework have been added to the TAFE-wide Learning Materials collection. Each item includes comprehensive […]

Hot Topic Conversation: Mobile Learning in Education

  Presenters: Jo Kay and Paula Williams eLearning Consultants Synopsis This session presented an overview of currrent mLearning technologies. Topics included: What is mobile learning How is it currently being used in education What tools are classified as mobile learning How to embed mtechnology into my current teaching practice Implementing mlearning with Web 2.0 applications […]