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Key changes to the Australian teaching curriculum and how edtech can facilitate 

National curriculums help to deliver consistent education across schools by setting standards for better alignment between content descriptions and achievement. For the new teaching curriculum of 2023, refining, realigning, and decluttering […]

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Best resources for teachers’ professional development

Are you looking for teacher development resources to help you with your professional development? Whether you’re looking for new ideas to keep your teaching fresh or want to learn more […]

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What is agentic learning and why should you be encouraging it?

“Agentic”, meaning “having agency”, refers to having the power to act. In the context of the classroom, agentic learning is a type of learning that encourages active engagement in the […]

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Edtech trends to watch out for in 2022

In just a few years, technology has changed dramatically. What was once cutting-edge is now commonplace, and what was once new is now outdated. As we move through 2022, there […]

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15 best sources for free educational videos for teachers

Looking for high-quality educational videos for students that are free and easy to use in the classroom? Look no further than the thousands upon thousands of free educational videos you […]

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How the ActivPanel helps students with disabilities

At Promethean we know that no two learners are exactly alike. Making sure that classroom technology is versatile to cater to a broad range of needs is essential for providing […]

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How interactive technologies are radically changing learning

It’s no secret that technology has profoundly impacted almost every aspect of our lives. And the education sector is no exception. In recent years, there has been a shift towards […]

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Edtech: let’s get physical

Digital technology has done so much to shape the way we learn and teach in the 21st Century. But there’s one aspect of education that we tend to forget when […]

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Making music with the ActivPanel

Learning music provides so many benefits for children that extend beyond the music classroom. From maths to language skills, even brain growth, incorporating songs into your lessons across the curriculum […]

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Build student confidence in the classroom using technology

It’s no secret that technology has had a profound impact on education. From online classes to using apps for homework, students today increasingly rely on technology to help them learn. […]

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How to prevent cyberbullying in schools

It’s so important to have a plan in place to deal with bullying when we see it. But what about when we can’t see it? While cyberbullying can be harder […]

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Combating learning loss with edtech

Learning loss is a big topic of conversation amongst educators today, as we find new ways to navigate lockdowns and disruptions to education. Thankfully, just as edtech and communications technology […]

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How to care for your ActivPanel

Taking proper care of your ActivPanel will help ensure you get maximum value out of your investment in the long term. So, what are the most important things to consider […]

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Rules and procedures in classroom management

Classroom management is all about setting the standard of behaviour that you wish to see from your students. A clear set of rules and procedures that students can base their […]

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Impact of technology on students

We all know by now that digital technology use in classrooms is on the rise and will likely continue to rise for the foreseeable future. Having allowed schools to maintain […]

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How to use phones in the classroom

Many schools, teachers, Australian states, and even entire countries across the world have instilled a zero-tolerance policy for phones within the classroom. While the debate rages on whether phones have […]

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10 Reasons to Use Augmented Reality in Education

Augmented reality is one of the most exciting educational technologies to reach our classrooms. As educators look for different ways to connect with and engage students, more and more are […]

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How to incorporate game-based learning into your presentations

One of the most challenging aspects of presenting to students is capturing and holding their attention. Amidst all the distractions in the classroom, it can be difficult for students to […]

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How to teach critical thinking with educational technology

Critical thinking is one of the most important skills an educator can foster in their students. It gives students the ability to do more than just memorise and regurgitate a […]

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Top 5 reasons to use technology in your lesson

If you’re an educator who grew up with chalkboards, exercise books and H2 pencils, you may have some misgivings about implementing technology into the classroom. After all, you’re probably very […]

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Reigniting the passion for learning with effective edtech

Dapto High School is a government-funded secondary school in New South Wales which provides a thorough, inclusive education to around 1000 students. The school is committed to improving educational outcomes […]

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Promoting accessibility with the ActivPanel

Swan Hill Specialist School has been using the ActivPanel for a number of years with great results, with a long-term plan to install an ActivPanel in each classroom to make […]

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How edtech can power your math goals

Compared with the arts and humanities, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects can be challenging to get students excited about. In Australia, this is especially true when it comes […]

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How do touchscreens work on different devices?

Touchscreens are something that we’re all familiar with, from the smartphones in our pockets to the tablet devices in our homes.  And now, touchscreens are being integrated into school classrooms, […]

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