Whilst it's still a relatively niche technology to integrate in an educational context, I have been exploring the role of drones in teaching and learning for the past 3 years. Below is a presentation I gave at the National FutureSchools Conference to discuss my successes, failures, and anything in between...
Over the September holidays, I was lucky enough to be a featured speaker at the PEAK Phys Ed ACTivate Conference. It was held at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra with educators from around Australia attending.
A special thanks to Andy Hair (@MrHairPhysEd) & Aaron Gardiner (@azzalanche), who dropped into my 3rd Session for the day via Google Hangout to share with participants what it means to be a connected life-long learner. Below are the slides to my presentations, I've added a few extra videos to hopefully explain some of the slides:
Last Monday, I was lucky enough to be a featured speaker at the innaugal PEAK Phys Ed Synergy Conference. It was held at the Sydney Academy of Sport and Recreation with educators from around Australia attending.
A special thanks to Andy Hair (@MrHairPhysEd), who dropped into my 3rd Session for the day via Google Hangout to share with participants some of the amazing work he's doing in his classroom. Below are the slides to my presentations, I've added a few extra videos to hopefully explain some of the slides:
As part of the #PhysEdSummit 2014, I was challenged to give my reasoning on why #PhysEd is important. So here is what I came up with:
Why do YOU think #PhysEd is an integral part of the curriculum?
Don't Be App-verloaded
Wednesday 22 Oct 2014
Health & Physical Edcuation Special
Last year, I wrote about using AR.Drone in my PE class. After a few trials, getting blown by a gale, and a ladder being involved in the rescue process, here is my review:
Have you ever tried using a drone or other filming techniques in your PE class? Would love to hear about it!!
On Thursday 30th April, 4 PE teachers from Melbourne started their first Google Hangout on Air chat to discuss what makes our PE classroom pop.
Join me, @janemc26, @MrHairPhysEd, and @mr_aylen as we discuss this topic.