Australian Society for Educational Technology
5-8 July 1998, in
EdTech'98 will be held in Perth in July 1998 by the Australian Society for Educational Technology WA Chapter.
EdTech'98 will bring together individuals and organisations with a common interest in the use of communications and information technologies to improve the processes of human learning. It will enable teachers and schools involved in exploring the application of these technologies to education to showcase their work, share their achievements as well as their problems, and teach others who are new to this field.
EdTech'98 is being organised at a time when the State Government, conscious of its obligation to keep abreast of modern developments, is investing unprecedented sums of money into encouraging the use of information and educational technology in schools, through its Technology Focus Schools, Innovation and the Classroom, and Internet in the Classroom Projects.
EdTech'98 will function on three levels:
The Conference Theme Planning for Progress, Partnership and Profit reflects the needs and perspectives of the four major categories of delegate that can be expected to take an interest in the Conference: