Term 4:

5th November: CS4HS Coding Bootcamp - Scratch for Beginners to Intermediate


Scratch is a programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations. Play with us through a series of ready-made lessons and ‘Unplugged’ activities that are a perfect introduction to the Digital Technologies curriculum.

Lunch, take-away resources and door prizes included!

Saturday 5th November, 10:00am to 2:30pm

at Helensvale State School, 8 Lindfield Rd, Helensvale, QLD, 4212

Free for members, $33 non-members

Register for this event at Eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/qsite-gold-coast-coding-bootcamp-scratch-for-beginners-tickets-28613950095

See flyer below for more information.


15th October: Introduction to Wearable Technologies -  MakerWorkshop
Make it, wear it! A fantastic introduction to the field of wearables where participants get to explore microcontrollers and sewable circuits. This Maker Workshop Wearables workshop gets you up and running with wearables through hands on activities and live code tutorials from the start. Explore the application of wearable technologies in STEM based activities to engage your students while covering essential curriculum elements.
Saturday 15th October, 9:30am to 2:30pm at Marymount College, 261 - 283 Reedy Creek Road, Burleigh Waters QLD 4220
$20 members, $30 non-members

Register for this event at Eventbrite
www.eventbrite.com.au/e/qsite-gold-coast-intro-to-wearable-technologies-tickets-28300569766


12th October: Teachmeet - Marsden State School

Please email Fiona Banjer to register: fiona.banjer@eq.edu.au

 


Term 3 Teachmeet#3 - 21st July

What is a Teachmeet? It is meeting/un-conference where teachers share good practice, practical ideas and personal insights into teaching with technology. All participants will have the opportunity to volunteer an idea, a tool or a website that they have delivered in their classroom.

When: Thursday 21st July, 3:45 pm to 5:00pm

Where: Kingston State School, 

50 Juers Street
Kingston Qld 4114

 Please email Fiona Banjer to register: fiona.banjer@eq.edu.au


Term 2 Teachmeet#2

With invited guest ‘Tech Girls are Superheroes’ author Jenine Beekhuyzen presenting her ideas about girls in STEM careers

What is a Teachmeet? It is meeting/un-conference where teachers share good practice, practical ideas and personal insights into teaching with technology. All participants will have the opportunity to volunteer an idea, a tool or a website that they have delivered in their classroom.

When: Wednesday 25th May, 4pm to 5:30pm

Where: Varsity College Primary Campus, Christine Ave, Varsity Lakes

Cost: Gold coin donation for afternoon tea

Please email Fiona Banjer to register: fiona.banjer@eq.edu.au

Attendees: The Varsity College map is attached below for you to navigate to the Globe.

Contact us and join in: We welcome contact from you. If you need some help, would like to host an event for your staff or group or generally join in, let us know.

 

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