Top 5 apps for educators – Voted by you!

Just under two weeks ago tweeted out a call to vote for the Top Apps that Educators use. I was inundated with responses and as a result I have created a Top 5 list: In 5th Place: iMove iMovie (the app) has...

Google Hangouts — the lesser known google app

There is growing awareness of what cloud computing (and what web apps in general) can do for education. Google as an organisation has been one of the institutions that have led the charge with their development...

#Culturebox – My experience

Google the term 'culturebox' and you'll get nothing. Well that's not true, you'll actually get a link to a Danish Night Club. However, the new movement #culturebox is not about teaching kids funky European danc...

My takeaways from the Google Teacher Academy

When I found out that I had been accepted into the Google Teacher Academy - Sydney (#gtasyd) I was in the middle of hosting a Google Hangout with seven different classes from all over Australia. We had been doi...

Help us get to SXSW

The #aussieED team have been encouraged by someone we all really respect to submit two proposals to present at the next SXSWedu Conference in Austin, Texas next year. We applied, excited at the possibility o...

The goal of our blog

The #aussieED team realise that our twitter chats move very fast and also, not every teacher is on twitter. If our mission is to connect with teachers than we need to make sure we have a varied response to help...