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Price

Free

Event date and time

Thursday 29 Aug - Thursday 5 Sep 2024
3.45pm to 5.45pm AEST

Location

Online virtual event
Login details will be emailed to registrants

auDA Foundation

This free webinar series has two sessions.

At the first session, we will:

  • Outline the changes to the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies.
  • Drawing from the latest research, discuss factors that impact on engaging young women in digital technologies.
  • Provide an opportunity to answer any questions.

At the second session, we will:

  • Put the research into practice. Showcasing approaches to implement the research findings in the classroom. This will include free resources and lesson plans relevant to Years 5 – 8.
  • Encourage you to bring along your ideas and/or classroom resources. With the support of ACER and CSIRO facilitators (and your fellow teachers), we will workshop these ideas into actionable classroom lessons.
  • Provide details about the many resources available to help you with your future digital technologies classes.
  • Provide an opportunity to answer any questions.

Pricing

  • Free

Dates and Times

Event date: Aug 2024

29 August - 05 September 2024

Online virtual event

3.45pm to 5.45pm AEST

Login details will be emailed to registrants

Contact

Dee Taylor

More information

About the program

This is a joint webinar series by the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER), CSIRO Education & Outreach, and CSIRO’s Young Indigenous Women’s STEM Academy, sponsored by auDA Foundation. ACER will use the findings from their latest research into best-practice for engaging young women in digital technologies, to discuss the implications for the classroom.

The webinar will include resources on the new v9.0 AC: Digital Technologies, factors that impact on engaging young women in digital technologies classes, an exemplar classroom activity and assessment for Year 5-6 and Years 7-8.

The webinar will be recorded and hosted on CSIRO’s website along with the dedicated classroom exemplars.