T4L Loves - a roundup of things we're loving in Week 7
12 Mar 2021
Creativity for all – a webinar experience
Is creativity the new currency? Learn more about the way in which creativity can empower your students to be future-ready and solve the problems of tomorrow in this webinar recording coordinated by the Adobe Education and EduTECH teams. Hear from educators from across Australia as they discuss creativity in the classroom and also provide some tips to get started with Adobe tools with your students.
Be an upstander! Register your class for an incursion against bullying
The National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence is on March 19. The Office of the eSafety Commissioner, in conjunction with Aurora College, have some empowering virtual incursions in store around the theme of being an upstander. What’s an upstander? Someone who says no to bullying they see and stands up for someone in need. These sessions explore some of the consequences of actions in the online world and how students can support each other by being upstanders.
Educational screenings of Netflix doco The Social Dilemma
Netflix show The Social Dilemma is a thought-provoking documentary that explores the systems and data behind the social and digital applications and tools we use every day. Netflix has now changed its Terms & Conditions to allow the movie to be screened for educational purposes. Could this be a resource for your classroom? Don’t forget to check with your school’s guidelines and official viewing recommendations. See the official site for all the information.
Augmented Reality (AR) In your browser
Heard about AR but not sure where to start? We'll help you dive right in with the steps below or watch a Top Tech Tip on it.
Install the Chrome browser on your tablet device (find in the app store if you don’t have it)
Search for something you might like to see in 3D
Why don’t you start with a dragonfly, beetle or kangaroo
Click ‘View in 3D’
Watch the magic as objects come to life right before your eyes!
Spreadsheets – smarter than you think
Does the sound of the word spreadhseets make you cringe? Then you and your students need to watch our latest T4L Kids TV episodes! From using conditional formatting to creating pixel art, to simple tricks to develop groovy graphs and even adding in videos, there is way more to spreadsheets than you think! Explore with your students today.
Please note: The resources above are not necessarily endorsed or supported by the T4L team or NSW Department of Education, they have been provided for informational purposes only.