Using iPads for effective learning

 When: Tuesday May 22nd, 4-5pm, Melbourne, Australia time (gmt+10)

About the session: Jenny Ashby will be leading a discussion about the  use of iPad apps for effective learning. She will share some of her favourite apps and discuss ways in which we can learn more about their use in the classroom. Come along with your questions and share your resources and ideas.

About our presenter: Jenny is a pioneering and leading expert in all things mac, ipad and ipod. She has presented overseas on numerous occasions and her advice is in high demand! Jenny is an ICT specialist, teacher coach, forever learning, forever teaching, early years literacy teacher and currently teaches in Bendigo, Australia.

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Numeracy and the iDevice

When: Tuesday, May 31st 4 to 5pm, Melbourne Australia time (gmt+10) 

About this session Lets get real with number!  Using numbers with meaning to enhance numeracy via the iPod or ipad. There’s an app for almost all numeracy learning.  Plus there are real life apps that supply so much number information daily with meaning that we can take advantage of in our numeracy lessons.  Allowing students to express their Mathematical knowledge in their hands couldn’t be easier on the idevices.  Come and get some great examples that you can use in your numeracy classes. (Primary focus but many work flows can be adapted for higher levels)

picture678About the Presenter: Jenny Ashby has recently been awarded the ICTEV Teacher of the Year, 2011 Jenny is well known for her passion in using mobile technology including iPads and iPod touches in the classroom.IShe is an  CT specialist, teacher coach, forever learning, forever teaching and an  early years literacy teacher.

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