Top 10 things to get you inspired for 2018:





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  1. Three eLearning examples to inspire you in 2018!
    Get some inspiration with some digital learning projects from the people at GO1. From curating to caring these three eLearning examples all aim to deliver immersive experiences as well as practical and personalised toolkits.
  2. Learn how to Code with Code Academy!
    Want to learn how to do some coding? Code Academy is a great way to be shown step by step how to code in various programming languages. You can spend as much time or as little to learn both how a program works and how these languages use their own rules to make the software that we use everyday.



Looking After Yourself


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  1. Six ways Head to Health can help you
    Head to Health is an initiative that the QLD Government has started to help with supporting or dealing with mental health. They have compiled a list in order to help you find the right digital resource for your needs.
  1. TED Talks on the Topic of Meditation
    A collection of three different topics with many TED talks all on the benefits of Meditation.
    a. Slow down! Enjoy Life
    b. Talks to watch when you need 5 mins of peace
    c. Building introspective spaces.
  1. Consider bringing some of these principles into your life
    The Sabbath Manifesto has come up with 10 principles to consider in our lives that are becoming more involved in technology. With the National day of unplugging coming up on March 9-10 this list is definitely something to consider!





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  1. When God makes Lemonade – Don Jacobson
    When God Makes Lemonade comes from the lives of everyday folk — a collection of stories about people like you who have discovered unexpected sweetness in the midst of sour circumstances. Some of these real-life stories are laugh-out-loud funny, others are sobering, and more than a few will have you reaching for a tissue.
  1. The art of possibility: transforming professional and personal life – Rosamund Zander 
    Through their personal experiences, the Zanders present twelve breakthrough practices for bringing creativity into all human endeavours.





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  1. Motivate, Encourage and Inspire: Teachers Share the Reason Why they teach
    A list of various reasons from teachers that remind us why we teach. So as we enter the new year it is a great time to remind us why we love to educate the students in our classroom!
  2. Every Kid needs a champion (TED Talk)
    An amazing speech by Rita Pierson after teaching for 40 years and reminding us of the importance of connecting with our students because that is the best way they are able to learn.
  1. Three Rules to spark learning (TED Talk)
    Ramsey Musallam is a chemistry teacher who after a life changing moment changed the way he taught and now he shares his three rules to spark learning with students.

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