Carrum PS

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Digitech Conference 2018

November 10, 2018 by carrumps | 0 comments

Wow!! We had an amazing day hosting ‘Digitech Conference 2018’ at Carrum Primary School. 21 Victorian schools, 2 USA schools, 250+ students & teachers sharing their fantastic Digitech projects & ideas in lots of ‘kids teaching kids’ workshops & presentations.

Digitech 2017 at Carrum PS!

November 13, 2017 by carrumps | 0 comments

Carrum PS hosted ‘Digitech Conference 2017’ on Thursday 9 November. It’s the second year we’ve run this event that highlights great digitech activity in our local schools – this year 20+ schools and over 250 students joined us! The Conference featured a variety of great keynote speakers but its main focus is the ‘hands on’ workshops conducted by students in our local schools network showcasing great Digitech activities. Workshop sessions include: Mindstorms EV3 programming, Scratch Gaming Arcade, Sphero Programming, mBot Programming, RoboCup Junior (robot dancing), Blue-Bots (programming by Prep Students), Micro: bit programming, Augmented Reality with Aurasma, App Making with Code.Org, Explain Everything App creation, Restart Project: re-cycling RC Cars & Laptops, Create Virtual School Tours with Google My Maps, Touch Cast (video making with Green Screen) and many more!

Digitech Conference at Carrum PS

November 10, 2016 by carrumps | 0 comments

Today we hosted the inaugural Northern Peninsula Digitech Conference. Over 150 students and teachers from 21 neighbouring schools experienced student coordinated ‘Kids Teaching Kids’ workshops on Robotics, Minecraft, Gamemaker, Stop-Motion Animation, Coding using Hopscotch, Scratch and Code Studio, Raspberry Pi demonstrations, Radio Carrum, Designing for 3D Printing, Game Creation with Bloxels, Kahootz 3D game making and development, App Development with Touch Develop. It was an amazing day!