Digital Schools Network Activity Calendar

All the activities listed below are contributed by Cisco and our Digital Schools Network partners as benefits of the program and are open to all approved Digital Schools Network members to register and participate. If you are not a Digital Schools Network member yet, you can find out more about the program here.

All activities will be conducted live and virtually over Cisco Webex and members will be added to the activity space upon registering via the links below. Seats are limited so please register early.

Activities will be grouped under the following 3 categories:

Training

Focus on helping attendees pick up skills and knowledge about tools, methods, approaches.

Experience

Focus on providing attendees with opportunities to share, learn and collaborate through your ideas and experience.

Spotlight

Focus on promoting and recognizing significant, innovative best practices on the use of technology in education.

Training

No activity here.

Experience

Global Goals Challenge Information Seminar

  • Curtin University
  • Thursday, 23 Jul, 2020
  • 09:30 | (GMT +8:00) Perth
  • Australia

Global Goals Challenge is a three-day challenge-based workshop that engages students from Learning Futures Network and Innovative Schools Consortium member institutions to engage in an intensive design process to identify and suggest solutions to problems related to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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Spotlight

Learning about Cisco Networking Academy and Remote Teacher Training (Conference call links can be found in Activity Agenda)

  • Cisco Systems
  • Monday, 20 Jul, 2020
  • 15:00 | (GMT +10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney, Hobart
  • Singapore

Learn about this amazing global learning program which is primarily focused on Information Technology (IT), computer networking, and career skills. Cisco partners with government, social benefit organizations, and 10,000 schools, colleges and universities worldwide Courses are delivered on campuses and online (licensed free to nonprofit leaning environments)

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STEM4Innovation Opportunities

  • Curtin University
  • Friday, 31 Jul, 2020
  • 09:30 | (GMT +8:00) Perth
  • Australia

This program was borne out of the imagination of Western Australian educators wanting to generate authentic learning experiences for WA school students to apply STEM-inspired, curriculum-linked, design-thinking processes to solving real-world problems relating to the immediate and future impacts of COVID-19 and other community related needs in Western Australia.

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All sessions will run on Webex Teams and are only for members of Digital Schools Network.

Not a Digital Schools Network member yet? Register here >

Teachers’ Professional Development with Cisco Connected Educator

We are taking digital skilling up a notch to focus on professional development with the Cisco Connected Educator, a program that equips educators with high-quality collaboration tools to use as they foster innovation and creativity in today's digital classrooms and across the education network.

If offers a range of badges for teachers, administrators and content providers who use Cisco technologies to augment teaching and learning, build new content and enhance administrative management. In collaboration with Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC), badges are aligned to International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) standards.

Look under the TRAINING calendar section above for live sessions you can attend to find out how to get started on the Cisco Connected Educator badging.

  • Virtual Field Trip Teacher
  • Virtual Field Trip Provider
  • Administrator
  • Connected Teacher
  • Collaboration Teacher
  • Content Creator
  • Action Researcher
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A Better Collaboration Platform on Webex Teams

Webex Teams will be the central platform where the network will stay connected and where virtual activities will run on. In order to participate in the Digital Schools Network, it is important that members download Webex Teams (available on desktop, iOS and Android). You will be added to the Digital Schools Network space with your registered email address.

Download Webex Teams

Got an Activity to Suggest?

Our Digital Schools Network team is constantly working with education and industry partners to bring more activities to our network. Stay tuned to the Webex Teams spaces or the Activity Calendar here, regularly for new activities. We also welcome suggestions and ideas for potential activities, so please send them to us at ask-dsn@cisco.com.