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Category: Professional Learning Opportunities

These are workshops, presentations and keynotes I’ve been running lately. If you’d like more information, send an email to mark.osborne@core-ed.org and I’ll tell you more about the benefits to your staff and students.

Trends in Modern Learning Environments

I recently ran this workshop: Drawing together the latest thinking from around Aotearoa and the rest of the world, this is a showcase of i) the latest school architecture and ii) research into teaching and learning inside these new spaces. This is a visually rich, multimedia presentation, underpinned by sound research into effective pedagogy and curriculum. [All staff & students | presentation | Parts I & II, 60 minutes each] To enquire about this workshop for your school or cluster email Mark

Digital Citizenship: Creating, Copying & Sharing

I recently ran this workshop: Digital technologies are designed for copying and sharing. But that doesn’t mean that all the copying we (or our students) do is legal. Learn more about what’s legal, illegal and tools that can help you safely navigate these murky waters. Covers an educator’s perspective on Copyright, Creative Commons & Intellectual Property. [All staff | presentation | two hours ] To enquire about this workshop for your school or cluster email Mark

The Why / How / What of eLearning

I recently ran this workshop: This session starts with that most important of all questions when it comes to the latest innovation or trend in education: ‘Why?’ Without a good, meaningful rationale for why we’re doing something, all innovation is doomed to fail. We’ll explore the ways in which you might find your authentic ‘why?’ and, using this as your starting point, begin to implement change in your class in a sustainable, survivable way. [All staff | workshop | two hours ] To enquire about this workshop for your school… Read more The Why / How / What of eLearning