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Unpacking a reading strategy and useful online tools with Laura Russian

Laura Russian PD for QCAL 16 October 2021

This presentation will unpack a reading activity adapted from the Jigsaw approach (Aronson, 1970). While the strategy was originally designed and developed for a traditional face-to-face class, Laura will outline simple modifications which render the activity engaging and interactive in a synchronous online setting. Laura will […]

Write On August 2021 now available to members

June 2021 Tutor Tip available to members: The Golden ratio: A strategy to engage adult numeracy learners by Vishweswar Chilumkurti

Member registration for the Digital Literacy seminar on 17 July

For members to register for this event, you need to log into the Members’ area, go to the Calendar for 17 July and click on the seminar details. The process from there should be straightforward.

Professional Development event – July 2021 – The Digital Literacy Skills Framework: Implications for teachers

Philippa McLeanDigital Literacy Framework July 2021 seminarSaturday morning ZOOM PD event July 2021 ad

New Tutor Tip available to members: Review of ‘Tried and True’ Adult Literacy and Numeracy Resources by Kathy Stevens

Professional Development: Bridging the Numbers Gap with Vish Chilumkurti

Vish seminar ad March 2021Presented by Vish Chilumkurti

Vish has been a literacy and numeracy trainer for the last 25 years both in Australia and overseas. He has extensive experience in literacy and numeracy training in Queensland Corrective Services and the Skills for Education and Employment Program, teaching disadvantaged clients essential life skills. He […]

Read the latest edition of Write On – Digital Citizenship During a Global Pandemic: Moving Beyond Digital Literacy

Read the latest edition of Write On, featuring “Digital Citizenship During a Global Pandemic: Moving Beyond Digital Literacy” by Beth A. Buchholz, Jason DeHart, Gary Moorman.

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Tutor Tip: Managing Inappropriate Online Behaviour by Emily Taylor

Read the latest edition of Tutor Tip, “Managing Inappropriate Online Behaviour” by Emily Taylor.

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Digital Literacy by Anitza Geneve

The video recording for Anitza Geneve’s Digital Literacy session is online now for QCAL Members.

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