Thanks to all of you who attended #educampwelly17 : The Ordinary is Extraordinary and made it was it was. For rewindable learning, here is the Smackdown:
Here are some more details for the day:
8:30 – 9:00am Registrations (koha if you are able)
9:00 – 9:30am Welcome / introductions / announcements
9:30 – 10:00am Smackdown
10:00 – 10:30am Morning tea (Coffee cart on site, koha for kai)
10:30 – 11:15am Session 1
11:20 – 12:05pm Session 2
12:10 – 12:55pm Session 3
1:00 – 1:45pm Session 4
1:45 – 2:00pm Spot prizes (thanks Noel Leeming!)
2:00pm Pizza and beverages (courtesy of N4L)
To drop a wee hit about the day though, we’re focusing on highlighting the ordinary – because what’s “ordinary” for you in your classroom, is EXTRAordinary to someone else. So, save the date, and we’ll see you at Raroa Intermediate on February 25th!
#educampWelly 2016: Play, innovate, transform: Reimagining the New Zealand Curriculum was held at Karori Normal School on Saturday, 27 February.
Here are the Smackdown slides:
We are “crowd sourcing” the resources that were referred to on the day for adding to Pond. Please feel free to add to this document by clicking here.
Thank you to everyone who made the day such a success: the participants, the organisers, the sponsors.
The timetable for the day was:
|9:00 am||Registrations, Pimp your name tag
A chance to play with cool Makerspace stuff (throughout the day with parallel sessions)
|9:30am||Welcome & announcements
|10am||Post-it Notes / Morning Tea|
|10:30 – 11:15am||SESSION ONE / (Makerspace: video games)|
|11:20am – 12:05pm||SESSION TWO / (Makerspace: making)|
|12:10 – 12:55pm||SESSION THREE / (Makerspace: robotics)|
|1:00 – 1:45pm||SESSION FOUR / (Makerspace: just pop in)|
|1:45pm||Finishing Off – Hall
Thank yous, spot prizes and Pizza for all (Thanks N4L!)
You might like to keep an eye on the EducampNZ site too.
The second planning meeting for #educampWelly was held on Friday, 29 January. The minutes are available here.
Information on last year’s event is below…
Our very first event to kickstart #WellyED for 2015 will be #educampwelly!
Here’s a copy of our smackdown:
The information sheet which should answer all your Qs is here.
This will be held on Saturday 28 February, 2015 at St Mary’s College, Wellington. Venue details are available here. It’s nice and central, handy for public transport, and plenty of parking available too!
You can register for this event right here, right now!
More information will be available at it comes to hand. You can also check on the educampNZ Wiki site here.
If you want to know a bit more about what’s in store, here are the minutes from our second planning meeting, held Sunday 30 November 2014.
We held another planning meeting on 23 January 2015. Things are really coming together – it’s looking very exciting for educampwelly: “Capital Connection: Creating Conversations“. If you’d like to see what all the hard-working, passionate local educators have been up to on your behalf, you can read the minutes here.