Workshop Resources

Case Studies of examples across education.

Downlands College Orientation Video

CEO Wollongong Bullying Video (Fix You)

#WeStandTall – Year 6/7 Classroom in Adelaide

Stories of Transition – CEO Melbourne

PSYberFest on Twitter and YouTube

Skype in the Classroom




Kids Giving Back

Learning First Languages through this song

Primary School kids standing up to Domestic Violence

Dare I say this… Research saying Minecraft is good for learning

Minecraft in Education and Minecraft Lesson Plans


Models of Engagement

Schlechty’s Engagement Continuum

Andrew Martin’s Engagement Wheel

NSWDEC Fair Go Project

Self Determination Theory

Get Started with Blogging

Setting up a Class Blog


Getting Started on Twitter

Heaps of people to connect with via Twitter & Blogs

Authentic Learning


Some ideas from Apple

15 unique & creative ways to use iPads in the classroom

100’s of links about iPads… some good, some not-so good… but have a look around!

Prefer to watch videos about the iPad?

Building Websites

There are plenty of platforms upon which you can build your own website for free. Below three of the big players in this space.

The best way to learn is to jump in and have a go!

Play around with templates – Don’t worry you can’t do anything ‘wrong!’

Create a Google Site

Create a Weebly Site (Very intuitive – drag & drop)

Create a Wix Site

Making Animations

I like to use Powtoon to make clips like this one



Making Movies

Using iMovie on the iPads

Make your own Lego Movie

Other Apps you can use to shoot movies and do cool stuff with them too!

Other Stuff

Dan’s curated wellbeing resources

Dan’s curated positive psychology resources

Dan’s curated Mindset resources