Full course description
Date and time
Tuesday 18 August 2020, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Independent Schools Victoria, 40 Rosslyn Street, West Melbourne
This learning event is right for you if you are a teacher wishing to learn to use Adobe Spark to enhance your teaching
Adobe Spark is a free set of tools from Adobe that are being used to enhance creativity in classrooms around the world. They are a great introduction to the amazing world of Adobe creativity software because they are so simple to use and accessible. Available for iOS and via a web browser, students and teachers are able to use Adobe Spark to make posters, videos and web pages quickly and easily. Design ideas are provided as part of the software which aims to allow students to add content quickly and construct their learning in all areas of the curriculum.
This workshop will go through a simple step by step process to make a great looking digital poster, simple video and an online publication (digital portfolio) that can be used by students and teachers to communicate and construct learning. To make the most of this session, make sure you have Adobe Spark Post, Spark Video & Spark Page installed on your iPad or iPhone otherwise bring a laptop to access the browser version of Adobe Spark.
- enhanced skills with a variety of Adobe tools
- ideas for using Adobe Spark in your classroom
- step by step processes that can be used directly with students
Dr Tim Kitchen
With close to thirty years of teaching and education leadership experience, Dr Tim Kitchen is currently Adobe’s Senior Education Specialist for Asia Pacific. Tim regularly liaises with schools and universities with a focus on enhancing creativity in education. He also manages the Adobe Education leadership and active use programs throughout Australasia and helps lead the Adobe Education Exchange (https://edex.adobe.com) which now has over half a million members. A passionate advocate for creativity in education, and a well-recognised education thought leader in Australia, Tim is a regular presenter for a wide range of national and international education events.