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Avylon Magarey
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  • Tanunda, SA
  • Australia
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Global Project Proposal

 Dear fellow flat classroom teachers, Our school, Faith Lutheran College is located in the Barossa Valley, South Australia and we are looking for partners in a global project. We are very fortunate…Continue

Started Mar 18, 2013

Global Project Proposal

Dear fellow flat classroom teachers, Our school, Faith Lutheran College is located in the Barossa Valley, South Australia and we are looking for partners in a global project. We are very fortunate…Continue

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Started Mar 18, 2013

 

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Name:
Avylon
About Me:
I'm a high school art and design teacher who is passionate about using technology in authentic, engaging and innovative ways in the classroom. I have recently started teaching problem based learning classes and hope to build up my expertise in this area. I also coordinate enrichment opportunities for gifted and talented students.
Website:
http://studiofifty.weebly.com/
Interest in Flat Connections
My goal is to have one of my classes involved in a global, flat classroom project by the end of the year. Initially I would like to experience a project by being a teacher mentor or a judge.

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Global Connections

As I am writing this post it is currently forecasted to be the hottest day on record in Adelaide. It is again that time of the year when Australian teachers and students are making the most of their last week of holidays by heading down to the beach and trying to keep cool. It is also a good time to plan for the new term and reflect on how far we have come over the past twelve months. A year ago, my summer recess was again coming to an end and I started to ask myself a few questions about…

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Posted on January 17, 2014 at 4:43pm — 1 Comment

Let's Get Connected

Let’s Get Connected!

by Dorothy Suskind and Avylon Magarey



It can be a little bit lonely being a teacher even in a classroom full of students and a staff room full of colleagues. At times we need to look beyond our own environments for new innovations, creative ideas and connections.



Professional development has always played an important role in…

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Posted on September 30, 2013 at 7:27pm — 1 Comment

The Power of Pull - RSS feeders in the classroom

As an art and design teacher I am always endeavoring to inspire my students by showing them a variety of visual ideas and forms. The idea of an RSS feeder is to pull information towards us and to curate it efficiently and effectively. I initially just used an RSS feeder to keep up with education news and developments but have now integrated pull learning successfully in the Visual Arts classroom. The following two tools are not your traditional RSS feeders but do successfully integrate pull…

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Posted on September 1, 2013 at 11:49pm — 1 Comment

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At 12:02am on June 12, 2014, Janice Newlin said…

Thanks for your reply, Avylon! My students and I will follow the instructions you provided. "See" you at the keynote!

At 11:30am on June 11, 2014, Janice Newlin said…

Hello Avylon!

Julie Lindsay suggested that I contact you re: the upcoming Flat Connections Conference in Sydney, AU. I teach pre-service teachers at Athens State University in Athens, AL.

Could you please provide information on how to watch the keynote via video-stream and how to be active in the backchannel?

Thanks so much!

Janice Newlin

At 11:44pm on March 5, 2013,
Project Manager
Sheri Williams
said…

Hi Avylon - I am one of the project managers for the FCP 13-1 Flatclassroom project.  We would love to have you be an expert advisor in our project.  I believe we still have a couple of topics without advisors.  Please join the wiki at: fcp13-1.flatclassroomproject.org.    Then contact Lisa Durff as to the topics still in need of an expert advisor (she is overseeing this aspect of the project).  This week is wiki focus week.  Please contact me with any further questions.  Welcome!

 
 
 

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