Week 2 has had it’s ups and downs. Still can’t figure out Twitter and and RSS feeds and how to tie everything together. Ahhh…. but I did have some success with categories and tags and was really excited (my kids told me to get over it) when my tag cloud started to form. It took me ages to work out that categories are TOPICS to group your blog posts under and tags are KEY WORDS that are found in your blog posts. Please….someone let me down gently if I’m wrong!
Attending the DEECD Innovation Showcase yesterday was the highlight of my week. Amongst other things, I gained from it a clearer understanding of what innovation means for us. It doesn’t mean having the biggest computer, the latest gadgets etc….my understanding is that we need to use what we already have, in different ways. I think it will be some time before every child in every school has access to computers for most subjects. So how can we be innovative and creative? Well, Adrian Camm and Anne Mirtschin certainly know how and they both inspired us all yesterday. I’m off now to work out how to best use Google Reader.