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iPads for Learning: MacBook Essentials

DET, Digital Learning Branch

Tuesday, 2 June 2015 from 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm (AEST)

iPads for Learning: MacBook Essentials

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General Admission Ended Free  

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Session 7: MacBook Essentials

Participants in this session will be taken through how to navigate their MacBooks, personalise them, as well as use the built in features. This session is perfect for new Mac users and for seasoned Mac veterans will still take away some interesting pointers.
Topics covered include:

  • System Preferences: Mission Control, Gestures
  • Finder: Spotlight, Saving, Sorting and Previewing Files, Air Drop
  • Calendar: Creating Events, Sharing a Calendar
  • Safari: Bookmarks, Reader Mode, Reading List
  • General: Screen Shots and Screen Recording


Please Note: You will need a MacBook with the latest iOS installed to participate.


Connect using the Polycom videoconferencing unit:

                 Enter the conference number into the unit using the remote control:

            Videoconference Number:6117226


Connect from your computer using Microsoft Lync:

                 Join the meeting using Microsoft Lync

Click here for instructions on how to use MS Lync for a Polycom session  

Connecting from outside the eduSTAR School or CoMET videoconference networks

 If your videoconferencing unit supports making IP (H.323) calls, dial conference IP number:

             Using a Polycom unit:


            Using a non Polycom unit:6117226203.113.221.202


Technical Support

 If you need help, contact service desk at

 ·       1800 641 943

·       Or raise a call through

Have questions about iPads for Learning: MacBook Essentials? Contact DET, Digital Learning Branch



DET, Digital Learning Branch

Digital Learning

Learning and Teaching Branch 

Secondary Reform, Transitions and Priority Cohorts Division

Department of Education and Training


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