ACMI Teacher Talks
Free Videoconference Sessions for Teachers
Duration: 20 mins + 5 min Q&A.
Admission: Free, registration essential.
Each month we host a short, after-school professional development talk designed to get you thinking about something new, exciting, innovative or quirky in education.
Explore multimodal literacy, moving image and the arts and intersections with the world your students will engage with now and in the future.
What’s New? – 4.15 pm Wed 30 November 2016
Find out what’s new in moving image education and preview ACMI Education’s program for 2017.
Media in the Middle Years - Wed 24 February 2016
We discuss engaging media production activities that can be adapted for use in a wide variety of learning areas, and link them to specific capabilities in the current version of the Australian Curriculum.
Sharing Australian Stories - Wed 27 April 2016
We introduce inspiring Australian moving image texts and related resources to consider the importance of sharing and exploring Australian stories with your students.
Gamechanger - Wed 25 May 2016
Find out more about the role of videogames in the classroom, and explore the potential of games and game design to motivate your students to become creative, flexible and collaborative learners.
Code, create, collaborate - Wed 27 July 2016
Games develop creativity, problem-solving skills, technical ability, collaborative skills and literacy. We introduce ideas to help you harness the potential of videogames in your classroom.
Indigenous Culture and the Moving Image - Wed 26 October 2016
Join Rob Hyatt from the Koorie Heritage Trust to find out more about exploring the rich tradition of Indigenous moving image works with your students.