Education  |  Issues

Australian and Children’s Screen Content Review

#EducationCommunity   #Haveyoursay   #OzkidsTV   #ScreenContentReview   #Teacherfeedback  

If you care about Australian children’s content we encourage you to contribute to the Commonwealth Government’s review of the way it supports Australian content, including children’s content.
Behind the Scenes  |  Education

Dance Academy Movie Webinar for students Australia-wide

#ACTFWebinar   #AliciaBanit   #DanceAcademyMovie   #JoannaWerner   #OzkidsTV  

Photograph by Paul Jeffers

It doesn’t matter where you live in Australia the sense of excitement in the lead-up to the release of the Dance Academy movie is palpable. Joanna Werner (Producer) and Alicia Banit (Cast member) experienced this first hand with students from around the country.
Education

Little Lunch and Australia’s Most Recognised School

#AustralianTV   #LittleLunch   #SchoolCommunities   #SetLocations   #StKildaP.S  

If you showed a random group of American or British 10-year-olds a photo of the historic St. Kilda Primary School building situated in inner-city Melbourne the chances are that at least a couple would tell you, “That’s the Little Lunch school I’ve seen on Netflix!”
Education

EduTECH – It’s all about the ‘Why’?

#Apps   #Digitallearning   #Educationresources   #EduTECHau   #TeachingandLearning  

The EduTECH International Congress and Expo in Brisbane is on any scale a big event. The best and the brightest in the tech world come to showcase, discuss and debate how teaching and learning can be enhanced through the effective use of digital technology in the classroom.
Behind the Scenes  |  Education

The Creative Landscape Of SXSW 

#AustinTexas   #POTUS   #SouthbySouthwest   #SXSW   #VR  

Flash flooding couldn’t dampen the spirits of thousands of filmmakers, entrepreneurs, geeks and music lovers who rolled into Texas for the 30th SXSW Festival. The festival didn’t disappoint - thanks to some big brands, big discussions and big names… and you can’t get much bigger than POTUS.
Education  |  Issues

If She Can See It, She Can Be It

#diversity   #femalecharacters   #GeenaDavis   #Genderbalance   #KidscreenSummit  

Academy Award winning actress Geena Davis delivered a powerful keynote at the KidScreen Summit about the need to improve gender balance, reduce stereotyping and create inspiring and identifiable female characters in children’s television.