The PLANE Blog will close on 26/09/2014 when the current website hosting expires.
The http://plane.edu.au link to PLANE will also close on 26/09/2014
Users can continue to access PLANE using http://my.plane.edu.au until 11/1/2015
Users should export their evidence pages before PLANE closes
To access PLANE go to: http://my.plane.edu.au
What is PLANE? PLANE is an acronym for Pathways for Learning, Anywhere, anytime – a Network for Educators.
PLANE is an innovative and fun educator community, networking space, and virtual world; providing accredited professional learning, courses, multi-media resources, ICT skills development, e-portfolio, collaborative tools, games-based-learning, and peer coaching.
More detail about PLANE’s suite of features is available on our What We Offer page.
Our Mission: To utilise cutting edge technology and best practice methodology to ubiquitously empower all educators to learn, create, collaborate, innovate, and transform their teaching practices to, in turn, inspire and enable their own 21st Century students.
Who is backing PLANE?
PLANE has been funded as part of Australia’s Digital Education Revolution and is run as a consortium consisting of: the NSW Department of Education and Community, the Catholic Education Commission NSW, the Association of Independent Schools NSW and the Council of Deans of Education, together with industry partners Adobe and Microsoft.
This project was funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations.
Who can join PLANE?
PLANE is for ALL Australian school educators:
- cross-sectoral (from the public school system to Catholic and Independents);
- every career stage (pre-service teachers, in-service teachers, school leaders, and teacher educators – whether working full-time, part-time or casually);
- across curriculum and speciality areas;
- accessed from anywhere (metropolitan, regional, and rural – whether at school or in-home);