#MuseumEdOz is launched

Over the past few months I’ve been working with the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences in Sydney as a Visiting Research Fellow. We have been exploring how we can engage education audiences with learning and social media (you can read more here and here on initial thinking). It has been such an exciting adventure…

The 9 commandments of Tweets that add no value

A fellow passionate social media user for professional connections pinged me a great blog post that made me think about the value of tweets and how we critically read them. Jan (@Janpcim)  and I have regularly talked about the value of social media for us as educators. We are both advocates of this way of working and…

Sharing our stories

I had a wonderful class this morning with a group of young pre-service teachers. We hadn’t seen each other for several weeks. All of us enjoying the mid semester break while also connecting with industry. For the students I chattered with this morning they had just returned fresh from 21 days in an educational setting…