Professional development


Annual UQL Cyberschool Seminar

Register now - July 20, 2018

The Women's College within The University of Queensland, St Lucia

8.50am - 3.30pm

Program to date includes;

Kay Oddone, Keynote (PhD candidate, educator and librarian) - Designing a connected future

Bronwyn White, (BrisbaneDSE Teacher Librarian) - The School of the Future: a Library Space Odyssey

Dr Beck Davis, (Queensland President of the Design Institute of Australia, HDR convenor at Griffith University) - How 'Design Thinking' helps us to collaborate and creatively respond to complex problems and the role technology plays in our designed future

Adam Jefford, (Manager, Asia-Pacific Design Library, SLQ) - Practical applications of 'Design Thinking' for school libraries

Sue McKerracher, (CEO, ALIA) - Exploring digital worlds, challenges for students and teachers

Registration is now open. Cost remains at $88.

Entrepreneurial Programs in High Schools, February 2018

Nimrod Klayman (Director, UQ Idea Hub)

Nathan Pugliese (DET International) and Megan Short (Project Manager - gen[in])

Mark Orchard (City Manager – Fishburners, Brisbane)

Diane Nibbs and Nicole Slinger (UQL Cyberschool coordinators)

This seminar focused on digital technologies, with speakers from the secondary, tertiary and business sectors.

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2017 Program

Video link to presentation (YouTube, 55m45s)

Video link to presentation (YouTube, 34m41s)

Video link to presentation (YouTube, 48m21s). NB - Due to it's complex nature, this video shows only the presenter and his speech. Slides available above

Video link to presentation. (YouTube, 42m11s)

  • Let’s get digital (PDF, 10.1 MB) by Brock Kenzler, Senior Product Designer, Josephmark.  Due to the type of presentation, this document will supplement notes taken by attendees.

Video link to presentation (YouTube 1h1m12s)

Previous Cyberschool Seminars

Resources and presentations from 2014 - 2016

PD for teachers of Geography, Science, I.T. and the Visual Arts.

Resources and presentations from 2017 available here.

PD for Legal Studies teachers

Resources and presentations from 2017 available here.