Selena Woodward
Chief learner, Uni lecturer, Co-founder and mum. Passionate about empowering my students, myself and my colleagues so that we can be the best we can be.

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Learning how to reflect with the standards

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2022/05/18/learning-how-to-reflect-with-the-standards/

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Professional LEarning with Selena on how to create evidence

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2021/11/06/professional-learning-with-selena-on-how-to-create-evidence/

I attended a professional development session with Selena Woodward today.Β  We talked about how to create evidence of practice.. story first… standards second. WE talked a about how Edufolios can help me to reduce my workload because it has these great tools in it that tell me what standards I am hitting and then which […]

Planning using the Accelerated Learning Cycle

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2021/09/01/planning-using-the-accelerated-learning-cycle/

One of my favourite lesson planning frameworks comes from an amazing body of research into how the brain learns best.Β  The accelerated learning cycle is based on the work of Alistair Smith.Β  It works by applying the knowledge of how the brain learns to a system of steps that we walk through (with our students) […]

Using Breakout Rooms in OneNote to teach elements of the ICT General Capability

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2021/08/01/using-breakout-rooms-in-onenote-to-teach-elements-of-the-ict-general-capability/

To create a sense of shared responsibility for learning, I wanted to create a learning activity where students would have to research in small groups and work interdependently to succeed (meet the learning objective)/. There is a large body of content to cover in a relatively short time in EDUC9404 and so, rather than deliver […]

Changes to Assessment Rubrics – 9404

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2019/11/29/changes-to-assessment-rubrics-9404-2019/

Another year has flown by and I have just submitted the grades for yet another group of awesome pre-service teachers here in Adelaide. EDUC9404 has wrapped up for 2019. This will be a long post. I have a lot of notes that I’ve been keeping that now need to be collected and reflected upon. This […]

MIEExpert Forum 2019 – Day 1

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2019/06/04/mieexpert-forum-2019-day-1/

Today I have had the pleasure of taking part in the first day of the Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert (MIEExpert) forum for 2019. The day had a packed agenda and meant that I heard from two amazing speakers: Dr David Kellerman and Dr Bron Stuckey. Β  Both of these academics have been working closely with […]

Mixed Reality Viewer and Paint 3D

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2018/08/15/mixed-reality-viewer-and-paint-3d/

Having presented twice this morning at the July Microsoft Edumeet it was great to kick back and be firmly in the learners seat.Β  I joined a session with the fabulous Megan Townes.Β  The focus of the workshop was Microsoft Paint 3D, Mixed reality viewer and the photos app.Β  It’s interesting to see how Microsoft are […]

Improving Planning for 2018

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2018/06/20/improving-planning-for-2018/

At the end of last year I invited my students to complete a questionnaire on their time with me and their learning.Β  The university has a questionnaire but the results of it don’t really give me anything I can use to develop my planning or teaching for the next year.Β  This questionnaire I sent was […]

Taking Teams Seriously – Framing our Learning with 0365 and Teams

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2018/06/19/taking-teams-seriously-framing-our-learning-with-0365-and-teams/

One of the things that I found difficult last year, when using O365 (office 365) was finding away to tie everything together.Β  Teams looks like it’s going to solve that problem for me.Β  I spoke to IDS services on site, last year about being able to use it this year (lots of notice) and it […]

My Learning from Marking Assignment Two: Connecting Technology with the Learning Areas

https://edufolios.org/selenawoodward/2017/10/30/assignment-two-connecting-technology-with-the-learning-areas/

I’ve finished marking the first summative assessment I am involved with in educ9404.Β  Whilst still on my mission to be responsive to learner need, it’s important to be able to look at the data these assessments show me and consider whether my changes to the teaching program have had any effect.Β  Usually, in the high […]

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