AT Pirongia 9.30 - 3.00

Special!!!

Elf Yourself - Farewell to those leaving us and best wishes for your new endeavours.

Click here to see your dance again:

http://elfyourself.jibjab.com/ view/nlmlIPl0SJGjRNkS

Twitter - Have a look here for people to follow. My user name is barbs1

Lee Crockett and Ian Jukes
The 21st Century Project - Click on the colours to find out more about the fluencies
An extra read from Lee Crockett - The Ten Businesses the Smartphone has destroyed

21st Century Fluency Project - Digital Fluencies

Welcome

Present: Leanne, Jan, Nigel, Leonie, Damien, Ange, Jocelyn, Jo, Kirsty, Niki, Ngaire, Catriona, Delwyn, Michelle, Kevin, Kirsty, Suzanne, Nga, David

Apologies: Bernard, Jackie, Kim (Maihiihi) Joel (Kio Kio) Andy, (Hauturu)

School Reports - Koromatua and Hangatiki

L@S - Registrations / presentations (to be done)

Variation to the Contract - 2011

Online Survey for teachers February 2011 - to be completed in a staff meeting

Milestones - Kirsty - Set aside half an hour in meetings to add / collect evidence for milestones

Dates for 2011

Morning Tea

Lee Crockett's Keynote Speech to Ulearn 10

Understanding the Digital Generation

You can download the video from here

http://edtalks.org/video/understanding-digital-generation

The Invisible Gorilla video

Digital Citizens - Discussion notes

Lunch

Blogging

Online Bookmarking - Group sharing

Teacher expectations / Here are some thoughts from others


We are looking to employ new teachers that:

Use email and text
Use some web2 tools within their teaching
Demonstrate a willingness and commitment to trial/learn new ICTs and e-learning
Use the inquiry process for planning
Contribute to an online environment
Be able to upload videos or images online

Jocelyn, Kirsty, Clare, Ngaire, Jo

Damien's Group - notes......................................................................................................................................................
Open, send and receive emails with attachments.

Create folders

Turn on and set up a computer

Know how to ensure it is networked

Basic Word processing skills

Basic trouble shooting

How to look after their computers
* How to clean screen

How to access server, shared files, intranet

How to search using a variety of search engines

Defrag and clean up computers

Ergonomics

Online etiquette of communications, emails, etc…

And other things….
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Dates 2011

27 January - Eric Frangenheim Call Back day @ Koromatua
23 - 25 February - Learning at Schools

3 March - Cluster Network Meeting - for all principals

10 March - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop
17 March - Year 0 - 3 teachers day
23 March - Year 4 - 6 Teachers day
31 March - Year 7 and 8 teachers sharing day

April 7 - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop
April 16 - Call back day @ Pirongia Focus = Inquiry

May 5 - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop
May 13 - Milestone 3 Due to Facilitator

June 16 - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop

July 16 - Call Back day @ Kio Kio (Pot luck lunch) Focus = Inquiry (Part 2)

August 11 - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop

September 8 - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop

September 15 - Year 0 - 3 teachers day
September 21 - Year 4 - 6 Teachers day
September 29 - Year 7 and 8 teachers sharing day

October 19 - 21 October Ulearn 2011

27 October - Principals and Lead Teacher Wokshop Focus = Milestone and Variation

November 4 - Milestone 4 Due to facilitator

November 17 - Management Meeting Varition 2012 / Programme and Budget