ThinkQuest

Announcing the ThinkQuest
and Oracle Academy Scottish Information Seminars 2011/12 

  •  Refresh, update or introduce yourself to ThinkQuest, 21st Century Learning Skills and the Curriculum for Excellence
  • Hear success stories and examples from Scottish Schools, Colleges and Universities

FREE to attend 1/2 day information events held across Scotland 

Following on from a really successful Seminar Programme in 2010, which was attended by representatives from primary schools, high schools, colleges, universities, government agencies and local councils from across Scotland, we are delighted to launch the ThinkQuest and Oracle Academy Information Seminar Programme 2011/12. The Seminars will take place on the following dates:

Wednesday 9 November 2011, 9.30am-12.30pm – Dundee, Discovery Point
Thursday 10 November 2011, 9.30am-12.30pm – Glasgow, Teacher Building
Thursday 2 February 2012, 9.30am-12.30pm – Glasgow, Teacher Building

ThinkQuest is a secure online shared learning environment provided by the Oracle Education Foundation. It provides students with a safe platform to develop vital technological skills while supporting Curriculum for Excellence. Equally as important, ThinkQuest provides teachers with extensive professional development opportunities from instructor-led to online tutorials giving you all the information and assistance you need with your classroom curriculum. The Seminars will cover all aspects of ThinkQuest from your personal development to classroom integration all in a succinct half-day format.    

The free seminars give you the perfect opportunity to find out how ThinkQuest can be effectively used in the classroom with the chance to hear first hand from fellow teachers and Oracle Education Foundation staff. The soon to be launched, ThinkQuest International Competition 2012 will also be covered, to view the Competition launch video please click here.

To register your place at one of the free information seminars please click here.

If you have any questions on the information seminars please email ollie@starkeventsuk.com or call 0141 357 2235.