Teachmeet East Term 3, 2013

EAST.docx by Sky Shado

Come along and enjoy an afternoon of short presentations from innovative educators, share your own ideas and network with others across K-12. Please publicise across your school, tell your colleagues and bring a friend!


Tuesday the 10th of September

4:30- 6pm

794 New South Head Road
Rose Bay, 2029

1. Poster to spread the enthusiasm

Invitation to Term 3 Teachmeet East

2. The Details

Parking: Parking is available in Surrounding Streets

Public Transport: Catch a 324 or 325 bus from the City or Edgecliff, or a 386 from Bondi Junction (Stop is just after Rose Bay Village)

Kick Off: Arrive at 4.15 for a 4.30 start

Social Media: Twitter hashtag #tmsydeast

Presenters: Please ensure you add your presentation details to the wiki (Just click on edit) email staylor@kambala.nsw.edu.au if you have any difficulties and to let us know!!

3. Tickets and Registration

Click here to register using the Event-brite link

For catering purposes participant numbers must be finalised by Wednesday 5th June.

4. Can I present? YES!! We Need you

What are you doing in your classroom that you would like to share with your colleagues?

If you would like to present, please place your details on the wiki below!! If you have any trouble email

We encourage a Pecha Kucha style format. The goal is short, sharp, snappy, interesting and useful presentations. Subject or age specific presentation welcome - but think about the application to a wider audience.

Bring your presentation on a USB Drive, an external hard drive or online or email through before the event. We will have wifi access on the day.

5. Presenters - Presenters add your details here!!

7 Minute Presentations
Presentation Title
Link to Resources
Anna Masters
Core Visible Thinking routines
Matt Esterman
Augmented reality in education

Michelle Jensen
How to use Sim-on-a-stick in education
Would love to work with your class in world with my class (talk to me on night if interested)
Nathalie Richard
Bloom's taxonomy through Apps
coming soon!
Jessie Tu
What's happening to today's young girls?'

2 Minute Presentations

Sally Tilley
Easiest Green screen ever!
Will add later when done?!?!
Christina Keighran
Fieldwork Apps
Sunny South
Content Curation Tools

Program tbc
4:00 – 4:30
Arrive and afternoon tea

End of formal part of the evening - participants are welcome to stay and continue networking

Last Term's presentations:
Term 1 2013: 7 Minute Presentations
Sunny South
Powerful inquiry wtih Instagrok
Instagrok presentation
Chris Morris
Virtual Museum using Google Apps
Virtual msueum presentation
Karen Keighery
Inspiring teachers

Joachim Cohen
Flubaroo and Google Forms
Flubaroo and Google Forms
Tom Benjamin
Gameification and learning music
more information: www.tom-benjamin.com
John Drake
Memes for teachers
Memes for teachers presentation
Slam time: Informal presentations - bring along an idea and tell us in 2 mins

2012 Term 2

Goto: TeachMeet East (Home)

Term 2, 2012 Cranbrook Junior School

Location:Cranbrook Junior School , 6 Kent Road Rose Bay

Multi Purpose Room.

Time: 4.00pm until 5.30pm.

Getting here: City Rail Buses (324 or 325 from corner of Elizabeth and Park st in City)
Trains (closest station Edgecliff then catch 325 or 324 bus from upstairs interchange)
Parking is available in Kent Road or at the Lyne Park Tennis Courts. Proceed down the school drive way and enter via the Yr 3-6 building on the left. Follow the signs.

Download flyer for your staffroom Teachmeet east Term 2 poster.pdf

If you will be attending please RSVP by June 6th via the EventBrite Website:

Email Sunny South or Jessica Raeside if you are having trouble using the EventBrite link, or if you require any more details about the event.


Presentations of 2 or 7 minutes should address innovative ideas and practices that reflect 21st century teaching and learning. What are you doing in your classroom that you’d like to share with your colleagues?
Creativity – Collaboration – Communication – Critical thinking - Connections - Global awareness

Twitter Stream: #tmsydney #tmsydeast

4.00 – 4.20 Afternoon Tea

4.20 – 4.30 What is Teachmeet?

4.30 – 5.00 Presentations: 4 x 7 min (28 min) and 2 x 2 min

5.00 – 5.10 Refreshments

5.10 – 5.30 Presentations: 4 x 7 min and 2 x 2 min

5.30 – Close
You are invited to join us for "TeachMeet East Eat" after the event closeby.


It is important we stick to the times for the presentations. If you are unfamiliar with a Pecha Kucha format, please have a look at this:

If you'd like to present, please email Sunny South or Jessica Raeside and be specific in your email about the content and timing of your presentation.
Please place your name and other details on this Google Doc so we can keep track of all those who are presenting this term.

These are the presenters for Teachmeet East June 14th; please don't make any edits without contacting Sunny or Jessica.
Note: this is not the final order of presentations

7-minute PechaKuchas
Presentation topic/idea
Kerry Barrass
What is the iCentre?
Eric McCarron
Banksmeadow Primary School
Game-based Learning
Flora Pringle
Starters' ways to begin lessons
Peter Tompkins
AIS Consultant
Multiplication Facts
Yusuf Pisan
Ass Prof. UTS
Computational thinking using Scratch
Karen Keighery
St Pius X
10 things I like about the ORG!
Mary Wren
Randwick Girls HS
iphone apps
Michelle Jensen
Hunters Hill High School
WIKISPACES in the library and
2-minute micro-presentations
Micro-presentation topic/idea
Kate McLaren

Filmmaking for students
Stacey Taylor
Why am I a connected teacher?
Megan Light
Class Dojo
Jesse Black

Electronic daybooks