Tag Archives: PurpleZA

Slides Anatomy – a new lease on learning life!  

It’s a beautiful day to save Slides! Think you know all there is to know about Slides? Think again! Let’s put your Slides on the operating table and give them more than just a facelift – a new lease on life.  Come learn how to transform your good old presentations into digital textbooks, student workbooks, and automagically update interactive digital notebooks. Unlock tech wizardry you never knew you had and level up learning for your students. 

Date: 20 May 2022

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost: R199 per person (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To Register, clcik HERE.

Purple 10 May 2022

Extreme Makeover: Drive edition 

Could a cluttered Drive be eating away at your productivity and mental clarity? With so many tasks and activities teachers need to do each day, it is easy for our Drive folders to become our own chaotic mess. Do yourself a favour and set aside this hour as we guide you step-by-step to restore peace and tranquility by decluttering and organising your Google Drive – Marie Kondo style. 

Date: 13 May 2022

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost: R199 per person (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To Register, click HERE.

Purple 30 April 2022

Extreme Makeover: Feedback Edition 

Purple 11 April 2022

“Learners need endless feedback, more than they need endless teaching.” said Wiggins in 2012. The problem is teachers don’t have endless time to give said feedback now do they? What if we could type less and talk more?  It’s time to give the way you do feedback a magical makeover as we discover the power of Mote – the fast, friendly, audio toolkit you need in your teacher life!

Date: Monday 11 April

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost: R199 per person (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To register, click HERE.

World-class PD for innovative schools

Purple 25 March 2022

PurpleZA is professional development that: 

  • provides agency
  • is differentiated
  • is personalised
  • builds community
  • sparks JOY!

Purple PD lets your teachers choose when, where, what, and how they learn. Making sure it’s all about them: their subject, their interests, their skill level, their way!.  You can learn more about this new era of professional development for South African schools at www.purpleza.co.za then pop to bit.ly/PurpleZAtour to book a cuppa with us so we can show you around our gamified platform.

Purpose and People at the heart of education

We’re ushering in a new era of Professional Development that truly puts purpose and people at the heart of teacher education.   

PURpose + PeoPLE = Purple. Get it?

Whether you choose to join for a live event, workshop, webinar, EDspresso Café chat or learn with your school on our personalised PD platform – you’ll know the same great experience – designed for teachers, by teachers. Purple PD is all about you: your subject, your interests, your skill level, your way!  Pop over to our PurpleZA website to learn more about the different ways we’re committed to keeping you on top of your teaching game this year.

Purple 15 March 2022

Extreme Makeover: Lesson Edition 

Starting a lesson with “Today we’re going to learn about…” is the quickest way to kill student curiosity and lose your students.

Let’s discover a bunch of amazing strategies and tech tools to pimp your lesson – PurpleZA style! Our webinars are not a watch and learn, we want you to interact, participate, and be inspired. Join us and learn how to makeover your lessons so your students really engage with learning and have FUN!   

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Date: Tuesday 15 March 

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost: R199 per person (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To Register, click HERE.

A GAMIFIED PLATFORM – OFFERED BY PURPLEZA

PurpleZA offers a gamified platform connecting schools to learning, workshops connecting questions to answers, webinars connecting edtech to pedagogies, events connecting teachers to purpose and a tribe that connects the very best kind of world-changing humans – to each other!   

Head over to www.purpleza.co.za to learn more then pop to bit.ly/PurpleZAtour to book a cuppa with the friendly folks at PurpleZA so that they can tailor a PD solution for your school. 
Purple 4 March 2022

Nobody likes one-size-fits-all PD!

Purple 24 Feb 2022

One-size-fits PD workshops have been boring and frustrating teachers since, well, far too long! Enough of this torture. No more! PurpleZA ushers in a new era of teacher professional development. 

Designed for teachers, by teachers!

PurpleZA is all about connection. All about finding, building and creating the right combinations. Connecting already good things in ways that make the world better. Bringing things together that should be together. Like connecting schools to joy-filled learning, connecting questions to answers, connecting edtech to pedagogies, connecting teachers to purpose and connecting the very best kind of world-changing humans – to each other!

Visit www.purpleza.co.za to find out about our services and how we can bring purpose and people to the heart of education at your school.

Extreme Makeover: Lesson Edition 

Starting a lesson with “Today we’re going to learn about…” is the quickest way to kill student curiosity and lose your students. Let’s discover a bunch of amazing strategies and tech tools to pimp your lesson – PurpleZA style! Our webinars are not a watch and learn, we want you to interact, participate, and be inspired. Join us and learn how to makeover your lessons so your students really engage with learning and have FUN!   

Date: Tuesday 22 February 

Time: 15:30 – 16:30

Cost: R199 per person (Free for PurpleZA schools)

To Register, click HERE.

Purple 16 Feb 2022

EDspresso Café: Interview with Adam Fairall 

Our EDspresso Café chats are quick, energizing shots of eduspiration to inspire your teacher heart. Our next live chat features week Adam Fairall from Reddam Sea Point. Adam will be sharing how he gets students to solve ‘real-world’ problems while working through various subjects within the curriculum. Come and learn how to give PBL your best shot… Head to bit.ly/EDspressyourself and hit ‘SUBSCIRBE’ so you don’t miss the LIVE episode on 3 February @ 16:30.

Date: Thursday 3 February 2022 

Time: 16:30 – 17:00

Cost: Free

To Register, click HERE.

Purple 2 Feb 2022