A free hearing screening for students
Have you heard of Sound Scouts?
Sound Scouts aim is “to provide an accessible hearing test solution for school aged children and adults across Australia & around the world”. Sound Scouts have teamed up with Hearing Australia and National Acoustic Laboratories to create a free app …
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Join in the Members Forum
Networking opportunity for LSTAQ members
Check out the newly activated member forum and have your say. Great opportunity to share resources and participate in professional dialogue.
Using games for numeracy intervention
Online learning has provoked opportunities to revisit resources not used for a while. here’s a handy game for students to reinforce learning of 10s number facts – go to https://www.mathplayground.com/number_bonds_10.html
Using a screen recorder to add explanations for students
Supporting online learning
Screencast-O-Matic, is a tool for capturing and recording the screen with you explaining the screen at the same time. You can capture any part of your screen with an option to add your narration from your microphone and webcam video. …
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Free on-line course offered by Dr Judith Howard (QUT)
Teaching Students Who Have Suffered Complex Trauma
Dr Judith Howard, Lead Educator from QUT, is offering a free two-hour on-line course Teaching Students Who Have Suffered Complex Trauma. Judith assists schools to use a neuroscience informed approach for supporting children and adolescents from complex trauma backgrounds. Sign …
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Language development in the early years
The Importance of Oral Language
We know how necessary language development is for the acquisition of literacy knowledge and skills that are required for school and for life.
Resources for people with print disability
Vision Australia Library
The Vision Australia Library provides free access to over 40,000 items to clients nationwide in both audiobook and braille formats. To become a member of the library, users must have a print disability such as Dyslexia (or another reading issue …
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