Abstracts of Conference Papers
Diving into Cyberspace - Integrating Learning Technologies into your Marine Education Program
Andrew Hocking coordinates the Global Classroom Project for the Department of Education. The GCP provides teachers and students the opportunity to participate in Internet based collaborative projects coordinated by teachers in schools. Andrew has extensive experience in the use of the Internet and Learning Technologies in the curriculum and has developed and coordinated Professional Development in this area.
The aims of the workshop Diving into Cyberspace were:
The workshop provided teachers with best practice models to incorporate Learning Technologies into marine education programs. Examples included the use of the Internet for setting up online communication projects, chat groups, access to curriculum resources and the use of multimedia such as satellite television programs and CD-ROMs.