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Adobe Education Exchange Update
We are very pleased to announce that the Adobe Education Exchange recently welcomed its 40,000th ANZ member. There are over 123,000 APAC members and globally we recently welcomed our 800,000th member. Thank you for sharing this resource with your colleagues and wider education networks.
New Self-Paced course
The Basic Principles of Design course is the most recent self-paced course on the Adobe Education Exchange. It is about helping teachers and students enrich their creative skillset and deepen their design knowledge.
A new free three-part series of professional learning events for educators is happening online for K12 teachers in Term 3. This will cover a number of Adobe applications that are available for many schools including Spark, Rush, Adobe Sign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dimension, XD, Captivate & Presenter. Find out more and register via – https://bit.ly/adobe-3part-2020a
Inject Creativity Live events
Each Wednesday at 6.30 PM (AEST) the Inject Creativity Live Chat-show is available via YouTube, Twitter and Facebook then at 7.00 PM (AEST) we jump into the Deeper-dive event via BlueJeans. No need to register unless you would like a reminder email and a copy of the recordings. Click here for more information.
New Creative Cloud Products & Features
In response to the recent turmoil around the globe, Adobe have just launched dozens of new tools and features in apps like Photoshop, Lightroom, and XD to help people learn, collaborate, and create more effectively. Click here for Scott Belsky’s recent blog post that explains more.
Adobe Creative Educators Program
At the end of this month, Adobe will be launching the Adobe Creative Educators program which is aimed to help teachers continue to develop their digital communication and creativity skills. Designed for educators in every subject area and sector, members will receive free lessons and resources to spark creativity with students, in addition to special events with other like-minded educators and the Adobe team.
Adobe Education Summit
The 2020 APAC Adobe Education Summit will be held as an online event from September 29 to October 1. Being a holiday period for most educators in ANZ, this event is about digital creativity for all areas and levels of education. The theme will be Improving Education Following COVID-19. Please encourage your colleagues and wider education networks to register for the September 30 sessions.
Australasian Adobe Education Community Facebook Group
Click here to join the Australasian Adobe Education Community Facebook Group and get first hand updates on the Adobe in Education program.
Don’t forget to join us live each Wednesday via http://bit.ly/adobe-inject.
Keep being creative!
Tim Kitchen (Senior Education Specialist, Adobe – APAC)