IMS Global Learning Impact Awards – Australian Regional Finals.
The Australian Regional Finals of the IMS Global Learning Impact Awards were held on 25 November 2014 in conjunction with the NSIP Education and Technology Forum and will be run in conjunction with the NSIP Making A Difference wit Data Conference on 17 November, 2015.
If you are considering entering the regional awards in 2015 please visit: http://www.nsip.edu.au/learning-impact-awards-2016
About the Awards
The Learning Impact Awards recognise the most effective and influential uses of technology in support of worldwide learning. The awards program, established in 2007, recognises outstanding applications of technology that address the most significant challenges facing the global education sector.
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Following are a selection of Australian entries that went from the Regional finals to success in the Global Learning Impact Awards.
Gordon Institute 2014: Silver Medal
Broadband-Enabled Traineeships in Interactive Design: Lightmare Studios and The Gordon teamed up on a pilot educational model developed for Years 10 and 11 secondary school students to deliver traineeships in an interactive game design. http://www.imsglobal.org/learningimpact2014/lia/InteractiveDesignProgram.pdf
Smart Sparrow 2013: Silver Medal
Adaptive Learning platform that won silver under New and Emerging Initiatives category and has since gone on to open an office in North America.