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Digital Technologies Workshop Primary Alice Springs

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Alice Springs School of the Air

Jose Petrick Room

80 Head Street

Alice Springs, NT 0870

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What will the workshop include?

  • An overview of the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies
  • Exploration of some of the key concepts of the curriculum - Data Representation, Abstraction, Specification, Algorithms
  • Free, classroom-ready activities that target the programming aspects of the curriculum
  • Deep dive into Blockly and Python programming using the ACA Digital Technologies Challenges
  • A summary of other opportunities for teachers to participate in Australian Computuing Academy projects

The workshop runs from 8:30am - 4:00pm.

Who Should Attend?

  • Primary teachers looking to improve their understanding of the Digital Technologies curriculum
  • Teachers and technology leaders seeking resources to support the implementation of the curriculum

Is there a cost?

Tickets are $30.

What should I bring?

Bring yourself and a laptop. We'll organise the rest, including lunch and morning tea on the day, as well as lots of classroom-ready resources to take away.

Who is running this?

The University of Sydney leads the Australian Computing Academy to provide the intellectual, technical, and practical leadership needed to fulfil the ambitious goals of the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies.

The ACA collaborates regularly with education, industry and the broader tech community to champion a deeper understanding of Digital Technologies and their applications in a range of fields, including computer science, data science and cyber security.

The Australian Digital Technologies Challenges and workshops are an initiative of, and funded by, the Australian Government Department of Education and Training.
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Jose Petrick Room

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Alice Springs, NT 0870

Australia

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