These videos address the following professional standards for teachers: Focus area 1.4: Strategies for teaching Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Focus area 2.4: Understand and respect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to promote reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. Watching these videos, reflecting upon the issues raised and using that knowledge to assist in the learning of your students now and in the future can count towards your teacher identified hours of professional learning. Increasing knowledge of the history of Aboriginal Australians is a key part of developing understanding and respect for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Programs such as Spread the Word can provide ways to teach Aboriginal language and culture. Consider the ways you can incorporate Aboriginal perspectives into your teaching and think about the way past injustices have affected generations of Aboriginal people.
Videos to stimulate discussion, inform and expose students to concepts and history surrounding indigenous Australia's history and culture.
Videos to stimulate thought, promote discussion, inform and expose primary students to concepts and history surrounding indigenous Australia's history and culture.
Delve into the world of literary greats and modern classics with movies recommended by the NSW Education Standards Authority for stage 5 English. Please note, while these videos are recommended by the education department we suggest vetting them with respect to your school's film classification policy.
The cinematic world is full of amazing stories and these are some of SACE Board of South Australia's favourites. These texts are amongst South Australia and the Northern Territory's suggested texts for secondary English and media arts. Please note, while these videos are recommended by the education department we suggest vetting them with respect to your school's film classification policy.
Learn more about the history, traditions and languages of Australia's First Peoples right here. Watch classic My Place videos, new episodes of Little J and Big Cuz, and explainers from Totally Wild and Behind the News.
26 episodes of My Place, with stories ranging from a time before European settlement to the early 21st Century, My Place tells the tales of children across the generations, all of whom have a knack of getting into some sort of trouble. Expose students to the way our society has changed from the days before colonisation to the multicultural Australia we know today.
Challenge the limits and assumptions of your students with this range of award-winning and thought-provoking documentaries. Reveal new insights into the natural world, history, and the way we grow as a culture.
Get ready for some of the red letter days in the school calendar with this collection of videos for Australia Day, Clean Up Australia Day, Harmony Day, Easter, Ramadan, Anzac Day, NAIDOC Week, Book Week, Remembrance Day, Christmas and more.
Look back on the history of Australia and how it informs the debate around Australia Day. Consider the perspectives of Aboriginal Australians and others. Learn about significant people, places and events in our nation's history.