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Wednesday, December 9

  1. page home edited ... People come to PRACE to study literacy and numeracy, English as a second language (ESL), horti…
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    People come to PRACE to study literacy and numeracy, English as a second language (ESL), horticulture, hospitality, retail, information and communicative technologies (ICT), Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL).. and also to experience the rich cultural and community environment at our adult learning places.
    e-learning projects at PRACE
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    involving e-learning, flexible learning and learning technologies, for example:
    AccessACE, a "Clever use of ICT": the 2007 AccessACE project here on this site : engaging learners in a VCAL group.
    Investigation of video screencasting as a way to enhance learner understanding of information technologies in VET and literacy learning contexts: the flexivet project (2009).
    Networking ACE practitioners around the state of Victoria in the AccessACE classroom practice research circle: AccessACE classroom practice (2009).

    Exploration of audio technologies (2007-8): Can You Hear Us? at canuhearus.acfe.vic.edu.au
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    ACFE region (Melbourne) in this short history .history.
    [["Play the
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    the literacy classroom.classroom (2005).
    "Snakes Alive! ": an online audio book from PageTurners (2002).
    "At the Beach ": theme-based language learning stories and activities (2001-2004)

    Updates from PRACE
    "News from PRACE " has regular updates: here are the headlines:
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Monday, November 23

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    excursions, guest speakers, annual student camp
    any work done during the year you'd like to feature?
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    work from WikinorthiaWikinorthia, and they walked on the Golden Mile
    Tina's students wrote about "the best time of our life"
    Zoe's students wrote about childhood (video project), and pets..
    Chris's students worked on the wood-fired oven..
    video project - retail, esl ..

    PRACE news - what else has happened this year?
    Reservoir Neighbourhood House opens
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Tuesday, November 3

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    ideas for the PRACE annual newsletter
    {merrilands_community_centre_thumb_.jpg} What's happened in the past year that people should know about?
    Anything with photos particularly special. Would really like as much copy as we can get. Preferably written up in something like word or Publisher.
    Currently searching for suggestions, news and articles for the annual newsletter. (ie work students have already done.. or a quick paragraph about an event you attended
    Looking for volunteers: write short articles about anything that happened in PRACE this year - just a paragraph or 2 is fine, especially with a photo.

    Deadline: asap, or 18th November.
    WouldSooner is even better. Would be great
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    even earlier.
    You may add suggestions to this list below. Anyone can edit this page directly to add your ideas. Please join in (look for the "Edit this page" button at the top of the page).

    Student writing, eg
    excursions, guest speakers, annual student camp
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    program progress, eg ESL at the Baptist Church
    Horticulture: new hothouse
    Anyone can edit this page directlyHow to addget your ideas. Please joincopy in (look for the "Edit this page" button at the top of the page).newsletter
    You could
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    T:\TeachingResources\Newsletter(PRACE)\new- nov09 (before 18 November).
    What's especially good?
    Anything with photos particularly special. Would really like as much copy as we can get. Preferably written up in something like word or Publisher.
    Currently searching for suggestions, news and articles for the annual newsletter. (ie work students have already done.. or a quick paragraph about an event you attended
    Looking for volunteers: write short articles about anything that happened in PRACE this year - just a paragraph or 2 is fine, especially with a photo.

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    for the PRACE annual newsletter
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    know about? Anything
    Anything
    with photos
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    or Publisher. Looking
    Currently searching for suggestions, news and articles for the annual newsletter. (ie work students have already done.. or a quick paragraph about an event you attended
    Looking
    for volunteers:
    Deadline: asap, or 18th November.
    Would be great to have this out in time for the final week of term or even earlier.
    Student writing, eg
    excursions, guest speakers, annual student camp
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    Reservoir Neighbourhood House opens
    funding gained for capital works
    slidingHospitality: sliding doors updates
    Cuppa round the world day - any photos of that giant world map?
    fundraiser movie night
    students go on camp and survive
    e-learning /(1) flexible delivery
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    in ICT
    PRACE

    e-learning (2) PRACE
    leads AccessACE
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    research circles
    in-class video program: ESL / retail

    program progress, eg ESL at the Baptist Church
    Horticulture: new hothouse
    Anyone can edit this page directly to add your ideas. Please join in (look for the "Edit this page" button at the top of the page).
    You could email articles to michael chalk direct (ace at michalk.id.au), or copy/save to the Teacher drive (T drive) at Merrilands Community Centre => T:\TeachingResources\Newsletter(PRACE)\new- nov09

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    [["Play the Game"]] : focussing on educational games in the literacy classroom.
    Updates from PRACE
    "News from PRACE"PRACE " has regular
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    Find out how PRACE fits into the scheme of e-learning across the North-West ACFE region in this short history .
    [["Play the Game"]] : focussing on educational games in the literacy classroom.
    Updates from PRACE
    "News from PRACE" has regular updates: here are the headlines:
    [[rss url="http://prace.vic.edu.au/feed" link="true" description="true" length="395" number="7" date="true" author="true" enclosure="true"]]

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    ideas for the annual newsletter
    {merrilands_community_centre_thumb_.jpg} What's happened in the past year that people should know about? Anything with photos particularly special. Would really like as much copy as we can get. Preferably written up in something like word or Publisher. Looking for volunteers: write short articles about anything that happened in PRACE this year - just a paragraph or 2 is fine, especially with a photo.
    Deadline: asap, or 18th November.
    Student writing, eg
    excursions, guest speakers, annual student camp
    any work done during the year you'd like to feature?
    Moira's students' work from Wikinorthia
    Tina's students wrote about "the best time of our life"
    PRACE news - what else has happened this year?
    Reservoir Neighbourhood House opens
    funding gained for capital works
    sliding doors updates
    Cuppa round the world day - any photos of that giant world map?
    fundraiser movie night
    students go on camp and survive
    e-learning / flexible delivery for certificates in ICT
    PRACE leads AccessACE e-learning research circles
    program progress, eg ESL at the Baptist Church

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    7:56 pm

Wednesday, September 16

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    Preston Reservoir Adult Community Education (PRACE)
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    Merrilands Community Centre ,Centre, Darebin Youth
    People come to PRACE to study literacy and numeracy, English as a second language (ESL), horticulture, hospitality, retail, information and communicative technologies (ICT), Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL).. and also to experience the rich cultural and community environment at our adult learning places.
    e-learning projects at PRACE
    Read about past projects involving e-learning, for example:
    AccessACE, a "Clever use of ICT": the 2007 AccessACE project here on this site : engaging learners in a VCAL group.
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    Us? at http://canuhearus.acfe.vic.edu.au/canuhearus.acfe.vic.edu.au
    Find out how PRACE fits into the scheme of e-learning across the North-West ACFE region in this short history .
    [["Play the Game"]] : focussing on educational games in the literacy classroom.
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Tuesday, September 1

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    In{merrilands_community_centre_thumb_.jpg} In 2007 the
    Preston Reservoir ACE
    Projects such as this -whilst they are small amounts they are fantastic to offer PD to staff around a particular issue / learner need. It ensures commitment and also means that ICT and the blended learning models continue to stay on our agenda.
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    Staff are eager to investigate using Second Life for work-related skills in 2008, following the Gipps Tafe research project.
    Suggestions that Certificate ii in IT be more closely integrated into the curriculum, eg using writing and presentations from literacy sessions, or even people's myspace to demonstrate competencies.
    photo credit: (creative commons at flickr) Thanks: Guano for "Takin it to the Banksy "
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