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.
Wakadoo

Is this Australia’s biggest kids TV collector?

#Collectors   #FanProfiles   #Johnson&Friends   #JosephMarshall   #LiftOff  

Plushies. VHSs. Albums. Coffee Mugs. Toys, games and DVDs. At just 17 years of age, Sydney’s Joseph Marshall has an accumulation of children’s television memorabilia that could rival the most seasoned of collectors.
Behind the Scenes

Six Things I Discovered At Prix Jeunesse

#Children'sTV   #GlobalTVawards   #Munich   #PrixJeunesse2016   #PrixJeunesseInternationalFestival  

Prix Jeunesse has been running every two years in Munich since 1964. Its aim is to promote quality television for children worldwide – “television that enables children to see, hear and express themselves and their culture, and that enhances an awareness and appreciation of other cultures.”
Behind the Scenes

Video On Demand Demands More

#Cannes   #Markets   #MIP2016   #MIPCOM   #VOD  

Observers of the television industry know that in April and October every year television broadcasters, producers, distributors, executives, and all those from associated industries, descend on Cannes from all over the globe to buy and sell screen content. A MIPTV reflection.
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.
Lighthouse

Meet Holly

#ACTFStaff   #HollyTosi   #InsideTheLighthouse   #MeettheTeam   #ProductionAssistant  

Meet the ACTF's Production Assistant, Holly Tosi. Our co-ordinator on call for any production, distribution or development team in need. Holly moonlights as a writer and justifies her continuous addiction to Disney films as research.