Social Media

TAFE Connects: Social media – identity and privacy

Join the next online TAFE Connects session this Thursday at 12 noon.  This week’s topic: Social media –  identity and privacy What are the things we need to be careful about when using social media in TAFE? There are many ways in which we can use Facebook, Twitter etc in our teaching to really enhance […]

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 […]

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 #17 Social Media in TAFE

TAFE CONNECTS #17 Social Media in TAFE

Join us for the latest online TAFE Connects session this Thursday at 12 noon.  It’s free and it is for any TAFE staff or teachers interested in elearning and teaching with technology. See the attached Term 3 Program for details Topic: Social Media in TAFE Date: 12pm 1st September, 2011 Location: http://webconf.det.nsw.edu.au/tafeconnects Overview: The rise of […]

Flash Mob @ Central Station

Students from Sydney Institute have become part of a world-wide dancing phenomenon!   The Flash Mob movement has become popular around the globe and Sydney Institute has now caught the craze! Ultimo TAFE events management students held their own flash mob event at Central Station, much to the surprise of passing patrons. The event was a […]

Using Social Media within TAFE NSW

Using Social Media within TAFE NSW

cc licensed flickr photo by vickel_n: http://flickr.com/photos/vickel_n/4048763336/ Synopsis Topic: Hot Topic Conversation: Using Social Media within TAFE NSW Date:2 June 2010 Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm Presenters: Stephan Ridgway, Workforce Development & Tessa Bachmayer, Knowledge Management This session will look at recently updated DET NSW code of Conduct (27 January 2010) and the TAFE NSW – […]

Viral Education 2.0

Found this great video titled “viral education 2.0” produced by the (vir-ed) project, media research project looking at the adoption of creative dissemination strategies for web 2.0 philosophy to engage people in higher education and learning on the social web.