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Professional Development

Apple Distinguished School Summit 2017 (Gold Coast)

The Apple Distinguished School Summit was a significant milestone in our “Apple Journey” and was of particularly enjoyable for the following of reasons. As a ‘Mac Evangelist‘ I feel that the effort invested in moving our College over to Mac … Continue reading

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All Day Mac Training for Students and Teachers

Beyond Chalk came on site today (March 10, 2011) to provide a full days Mac training which was well received by Grades 10, 11 and 12. The afternoon training session took care of all our Secondary Teachers, some of whom … Continue reading

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Apple Mac Training for Students

This entry will be cross posted in my “Mac Journey blog”, a simple record of progress as a school along with the Apple brick road. The Macs are being rolled out quite speedily, the two Laptop Trolleys have been setup, … Continue reading

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Beyond Chalk – Our first session.

Today we had our first session with Beyond Chalk. Tori Potts (Victoria) turned up at about 2pm, I had the computers set up in the Circle of Knowledge together with the data projector, she arrived with an airport extreme, a … Continue reading

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2nd Mac Training Session – 16th September 2010

Introduction The session was perhaps better than the first with a wider spectrum of users.  (Teachers and Teacher Aids). We tuned up the training and we progressed passed the introductory details and got to the core of how to use … Continue reading

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1st Mac Training Session – 3rd September 2010

This comes to you live 🙂  our very first session seems to be going well, we are currently in the boardroom in the new library:  Quite fitting to be in here.  Invites were offered to the whole school staff, 9 … Continue reading

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About Apple in Education

During August 2010 Glasshouse Country Christian College chose to introduce Apple Mac Computers and Apples and associated education philosophy into the daily teaching and education routine of a young and rapidly expanding college. This blog will be used by myself … Continue reading

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Share IT: An ICT conference at Ferny Grove High School

One of my earliest experiences with Educational Technology Conferences has to be Share IT which is a conference which was managed and run by Ken Capps for Ferny Grove High School and I would have been to three or four … Continue reading

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