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The following 'applications / platforms / programs' resources may be useful to members currently navigating the current online Teaching and Learning enviornment:

ABC Australia
ABC Australia
. The Victorian Government is teaming up with ABC Australia to massively expand the educational program on offer - and to bring the classroom into the living room (or dining table or kitchen). More than 4,000 videos, resources and games will be available on the ABC website that match up with the Victorian Curriculum. Educational shows for primary and secondary will run throughout the day, as well as mini-lessons run by teachers.

Learning Starts Here: Education Resources for Schools - Thousands of free curriculum-linked resources for school teachers and students! ABC Education.

Teach children new languages with ABC listen: 'Bonjour'! 'Kon'nichiwa'! 'Hello'! On ABC KIDS listen you can hear a whole variety of spoken languages, from French to Japanese, from Tamil to Indigenous Australian languages. By: Katharine Rogers. 13 February 2020.

30 Minute One-on-One Coaching Sessions
. Virtual one-on-one coaching sessions with Apple Professional Learning Specialists are available for free to help educators hone their approach to online student learning and workflows. Select a date and 30 minute time slot below to register for a virtual coaching session. APPLE. 

Various Platforms
TILT Webinar with Glenn Cake: That's Edutainment
. (Using Gamification Platforms). Association Branch: Association for Language Learning.

Bitmoji Fun on the Web - 3 Videos. Created by Avra.

Quickly create online whiteboards for your students. Free technology for teachers. Written by Richard Byrne. 4 May 2020

To generate bitmojis in different languages.

Resources for the Shift to Online/Blended Learning. The Language Teacher Helpmate. 

Remote Learning Resources for Teachers: Quizlet.

Giving immediate feedback with Screencastify and in an online session. Webinar by: Joe Dale. 24 April 2020.

Teaching Languages Remotely - 3 part webinar series. ISMLA. 24 April - 8 May 2020.

FREE Online learning seminars with Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria (DLTV). 28 April 2020

Online whiteboard for teachers and classrooms.

Using GoogleMeet to Enhance Online Learning. Technology in Language Teaching (TiLT) webinar series hosted by independent languages consultant from the UK, Joe Dale, organised by the Association for Language Learning and supported by Linguascope. 23 April 2020

Connecting school and home: Creative Language Projects. TiLT Webinars. London Branch: Association for Language Learning. Presented by Dr. Judith Rifiser. 22 April 2020

Having a play! Simple interactive synchronous activities for remote learning. British Council Online Workshop 21 April 2020.

10 Online Whiteboard Options for Remote Learning. Ditch that Textbook: Online Learning. 17 April 2020

Language Learning Apps are Seeing a Surge in Interest During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Forbes. By Mark Andress, Marlene Givant Star and Deb Balshem. 17 April 2020.

5 FREE video editing tools for students. By: Melchor Bernardo.

Coronavirus: 118 Free Resources for Home Learning. Tes for schools. By: Grainne Hallahan. 28 March 2020. 

Creating engaging videos with Clips. Apple Education Learning Series: Supporting Schools and Educators with Remote Learning Resources
Extempore (Free Account for the rest of the term). Store Extempore.

Remote Learning with Video. Heiki Philp. TILT - Technology in Language Teaching - organisded by the Association for Language Learning and supported by Linguascope. 7 April 2020

Supporting every teacher: Quizlet for Teaching Vocabulary. Cambridge University Press: World of Better Learning. Author: Ann Fox. 30 March 2020.

Supporting Every Teacher: Kahoot! Cambridge University Press: World of better learning. Author: Bruce Myint. 25 March 2020

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra
Supporting Every Teachers: Using Blackboard to Teach Online. Cambridge University Press. World of Better Learning. Author: Carol Rainbow. 6 April 2020

Learn at home with Classkick. Technology in Language Teaching Webinar (TILT). Presenter: Jan Chalmer. Note: Classkick is a free digital formative assessment tool that allows teachers to create lessons and assignments that students work through on their devices at their own pace. Teachers can observe student progress in real time and provide immediate feedback. Text, images, video, and audio can be easily integrated into assignments. Classkick is now both web- and app-based, it can be used from a web-browser (Google Chrome), Chromebook, or iPad. Some functionality in the web-based version is still under development.

Google Classroom
Google Meet premium video meetings - free for everyone. Author Javier Soltero. 29 April 2020.

Google Classroom Assignments from Teacher and Student Perspectives - nine lessons
By: Richard Byrne. 23
April 2020.

How to Create a Timed Quizz in Google Classroom. By: Richard Byrne. 23 April 2020.

Unit Test Made in Seconds! - by Merging Google Forms. By: Peishu Lin. 22 April 2020.

Break Out Rooms - Google Meet. Author: Greg Kulowiec. 14 April 2020.

Class Discussion Ideas for Google Classroom
. Teaching with Jennifer Findlay. 11 April 2020

Microsoft Teams

Using Microsoft Teams for Remote Learning. YouTube

Remote Teaching using Break Out Rooms in Microsoft Teams. PETutor. 29 April 2020.

Creating Breakout Rooms in Microsoft Teams for Education Settings with Meet Now. 8 April 2020.

Best practices for school leaders creating teams and channels in Microsoft Teams for Education. Microsoft: Microsoft Teams for Education.

How to get started on Microsoft Teams for Education. Data #3. 20 March 2020


ZOOM break-out rooms walk through. Helen Myers. Language Teaching Tips and Ideas. 7 May 2020.

ZOOM 5.0 is coming, with improved security features: Here's what's new!
TechRepublic. 22 April 2020

Distance Teaching and Learning: How to make ZOOM lessons more student-centred. Macmillan Education

ZOOM - Security Settings for Educators: Stop ZOOM Bombing. YouTube. Russell Stanndard. 6 April 2020 

Ideas for adapting group lessons to work on ZOOM. Sandy Millin. 14 March 2020