Creating Content Workshop: Movie focus

Creating Content Workshop: Movie focus

We have an opportunity to present at the AIS ICT Integrators  conference in 2014 and then run a couple of table sessions where delegates move around the tables seeing what is going on and asking questions of students as they move around. The  link to the conference...
and then there was Google!

and then there was Google!

The pages for “Great Google Goodies” have now been added to the menus for the blog!! lots of fun stuff! The pages explore the features of each option and then explores how each option is used, and can be used in learning. The pages will always be in...
Student Voice at Future Schools Conference

Student Voice at Future Schools Conference

It is really exciting to have our boys on the panel “Ask the students: which learning styles and environments do today’s students want?” at “Future Schools” Conference in Sydney in March. The conference has some incredible keynote speakers and...
Integrated Learning Exercise

Integrated Learning Exercise

In 2103 Newington ran its first whole year group integrated task with a theme of Sustainability. The project ran for 4 weeks with all of year seven across nearly all subject areas and it culminated in a “Challenge Based Learning” activity. It was an great...

Year Group ICT Focus Sessions

It has been a massive year with great ICT systems coming on board coupled with all of our students from years 5 to 12 having a personal learning devices at school for the first time. It has been exciting but, needless to say, it has been a steep learning curve for...
BYOD Parent Forum

BYOD Parent Forum

Five weeks in! We are continually learning and working to get things working seamlessly and we are really happy with how things are coming along on so early into the process. There are obviously challenges but we learn together. It has been quite a journey. Four years...

BYOD at Newington

Little Big Steps! Well we finally jumped in the deep end! From classrooms that didn’t even have projectors four years ago to a personal learning technologies model for all students in years 5 – 12 in 2013! We hope to give you a little insight into our...

Year 7 ICT Focus

Our year 5, 6 and 7 boys have iPads as their personal learning devices. iPads give a lot of flexibility and power in realtion to having a genuinely mobile device with many superb apps. They do however pose a number of challenges that we need to do address....

iPad blog refresh

RIGHT HERE RIGHT NOW! update taking place right now! Tuesday 5th Feb 10:13pm! New resources and reordering of content in preparation for our year 7 training session tomorrow after lunch! Share this:TweetMoreEmailShare on TumblrPress...

Email Address Change

Update 27/6: the change on 27-28 June moves your mail from a server at mail.newingtoncollege.nsw.edu.au to a new one. The process began on Wednesday morning and takes about 36 hours to complete. At some point each user’s mail will stop being on one server and...