iTeachers and students need iMuseums
Jun07

iTeachers and students need iMuseums

Great article on page 3 of the Brisbane Courier Mail, Saturday 6th June, about 21st century students having different needs. They quote Prof Nairn, Exective director of the Australian Secondary Principals Association.  ‘If students don’t learn the way we teach, we have got to teach the way they learn.’ It seems iTeachers are tech savvy, drawing on students skills and curiosity. He says, ‘It’s about how do...

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ANZAC Commemoration Resources
May07

ANZAC Commemoration Resources

Anzac Commemoration – Year Three Excursion Resources The Year Three Anzac Commemoration Education program is an exciting day out at the Mudgeeraba Light HorseMuseum.  It covers a ranges of pre and post excursion resources, as well as the activity sheets for the visit.  The excursion is planned to align with Australian History Curriculum requirements. The Excursion is a day of adventure and new experiences for the students, and...

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Great kids activity booklet from QM’s ‘Hidden Treasures’ Exhibition
Jan23

Great kids activity booklet from QM’s ‘Hidden Treasures’ Exhibition

I only caught up with the ‘Hidden Treasures’ from Afghanistan exhibition this week.  While the destruction of the Kabul Museum is quite disturbing and a big loss to world heritage, the recovery of items by the museums’ staff is inspiring.  It is a story the sparks many questions and lines of inquiry, since it was done in secret, and many thought these treasure were lost for quite some time.   I wonder about the tough...

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