DEC Scan Journal : Volume 34 Issue 4
2015 Volume 34, Issue 4 48 Contents Editorial Reflections Teaching & learning Research Curriculum support Share this Resource reviews Great school libraries FAIR stands for Freedom of Access to Information and Resources. This organisation are currently seeking to identify great Australian school libraries as a way of recognising the contribution of school libraries and their dedicated staff to the learning, engagement and wellbeing of students in Australian schools. Go to https://fair.alia.org.au/greatschoollibraries for more information about criteria and to nominate a great school library you know. Nominations close 18 December 2015 and the list will be published in Term 1, 2016. Reading Australia In the last issue of Scan, a short article about the launch of the Reading Australia was published. Created by the not-for-profit Copyright Agency, it seeks to highlight the work of Australian writers and illustrators. Every month, new content including teaching resources and essays are added, making this site a must see for teacher librarians and anyone passionate about reading. Share this TaLe is closing TaLe and TaLe4Students will be decommissioned on 1 February 2016. Teachers can use Scootle to discover learning and teaching resources. Scootle provides Australian teachers with access to digital resources aligned to the Australian Curriculum. TaLe users who are using Lists and Saved searches may like to explore Learning Paths in Scootle. Learning Paths allow teachers to select resources to use with learning activities. These can then be shared with students using a student PIN. Future DoE produced resources will be published to Scootle. NSW DoE teachers access via the Staff Portal. Teachers in other school log in with details provided by their educational jurisdiction.
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