AGTA Conference 2021: Workshop overview

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Using World Cafes to facilitate sustainability action planning
Kim Beasy - School of Education, University of Tasmania and
Jenny Dudgeon - Department of Education Tasmania

How young children perceive their world and research into early spatial and mapping skills
David Boon - ACARA

Ideas for Embedding the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures in the Australian Geography Curriculum
Leonie Brown - Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority

Teaching in the COVID-19 City: Investigating the reflexive lived experience of Geography teachers in a time of lockdown
Susan Caldis - AGTA and GTANSW&ACT

Transitioning into the profession and Transformation of pedagogical practice
Susan Caldis - AGTA and GTANSW&ACT

Geography and a Career Perspective
Dr Greg Calvert - TGTA and Rowan Harris - Hobart College

Focus on Fieldwork Skills
Stephen Cranby - Geography Education Consultant

Modernising Geography: using spatial technology to improve student outcomes
Brett Dascombe - Wavell SHS

Using StoryMaps to create interactive Senior Geography Fieldwork and Investigative Reports
Brett Dascombe - Wavell SHS

COVID-19 and the tourism industry
Trish Douglas - Eltham College

Practical strategies for meaningful differentiation
Sandra Duncanson - Jacaranda (Wiley)

Will child trafficking education change our world?
Dave Cross - ZOE Australia

Smart agriculture & sustainable food production in the digital age
Lee Hancock - St. Paul's College Kempsey

Engaging E-Learning Resources for Your Geography Classroom
Chris Higgins - Education Perfect

Making it Memorable: Retrieval Practice in Geography
Anna Hind Good Shepherd Lutheran College

Disempowering emotions: The role of educational experiences in social responses to climate change
Charlotte Jones - University of Tasmania

Fieldwork Simplified
Kathy Jones - Fieldwork Connections

Realising the potential of sustainability in secondary school Geography
Dr Jeana Kriewaldt - University of Melbourne and
Susan Caldis - Macquarie University

Geospatial focus for Middle School
Mick Law - Contour Education

Topography, Photography, and Drone Imagery: Building Perceptions for Contemporary Geographers
Susan Martin - Geography Education Consultant

Celebrating being a 'Climate Clever' school in the Tropics
Lisa Newton - Trinity Bay High

Development of graphicacy Years 7-10
Rebecca Nicholas - Brisbane State High School

Using student voice and STEM pathways to develop transdisciplinary capabilities in Stage 5 Geography students
Debra Owens and Liam Hume - Pymble Ladies' College

Graphics and Visual Geography
Michael Pretty - Salisbury East High School

Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego? - an augmented landforms and landscapes learning adventure
Dana Quick and Gaby Barford - Chatswood High School

Delving into data … that fascinating geographic kind
Jared Richardson - Rose Bay High School

From booklet to report - a platform for success in senior geography fieldwork
Paul Rogers - Box Hill High School

Reshaping Fieldwork Experiences with Immersive Technologies - A case study using ForestVR in the Geography classroom
Beth Welden - Forest Learning and
Matthew Hill - Overnewton Anglican Community College

Please note, while correct at time of publication, this program may be subject to change. Updates will be published on the conference website.

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