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Tech Talk Tuesday: Teapotting or Planking: Country School starts Teapotting Global Craze

June 2, 2011

When: Tuesday June 7th, 4 to 5pm, Melbourne, Australia time (gmt +10)

About this session: HOT on the heels of planking, ‘teapotting’ is the newest internet craze to take off across the country. Students at  Mortlake P12 College;, a small country school in SW Victoria, Australia  “invent their own internet craze using facebook and learn some salient lessons about social media, social responsibility and mainstream media moral panics along the way” (abc country radio).

The presenter: Come and listen to Anne De Manser speak about this amazing development. Bring your questions, experiences with facebook in education etc.

Here is the link to the session.

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. June 6, 2011 3:18 pm

    Hello Anne – thought your readers might like the link to the video interview with Anne De Manser which was the source of the audio broadcast across Victoria on ABC Local radio – http://www.abc.net.au/local/videos/2011/05/27/3229156.htm – it also includes a link to the guest blog published by ABC Open from Anne where she goes into detail on how the Mortlake class went about inventing ‘teapotting’.

  2. annemirtschin permalink*
    June 9, 2011 10:37 pm

    After this session I finally took the plunge and created a facebook group for my accounting students. That is where they are, and that is where I will be able to connect and communicate with, during the time leading up to their mid year exams.

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