Adobe in Education APAC update – August , 2020



As Victorian teachers & students go back to schooling from home, universities around the country continue to do the same and an increase in blended learning becomes the new normal around the rest of country, the Adobe Distance Learning Resources site has become more important than ever. Take special note of the:

Inject Creativity Live


This month, we celebrate the 25th episode of the Inject Creativity Live show for 2020.

We recommend you keep Wednesday evenings free and join the average of 97 teachers who have join us live (or watched the recording soon after) each week throughout June and July.

Here is some feedback from recent episodes …

  • The entire event was AWESOME. Thank you.
  • These sessions are always entertaining, instructional and fun! Provides opportunities for upgrading my skills and sharing with my colleagues, students and parents.
  • These are very important professional learning sessions, the challenge task encourages listeners to feel confident in learning new digital materials to broadening their professional and creativity skills. Additionally, I really appreciate being able to claim an hours accreditation from our professional NSW body- NESA.



University + Rip Curl Creative Jam LIVE with Adobe XD


To all University & TAFE teachers. Encourage your students to represent your University and TAFE in an Adobe Creative Jam LIVE event alongside other talented student teams across Australia and New Zealand to win prizes and bragging rights! Students will solve a design challenge as issued by the Rip Curl design team in a fast-paced tournament from August 14 to August 21, and present their solutions to design experts. Your students could win VISA gift cards worth up to $500 AUD! Direct your students to learn more and register at

Adobe Creative Educators Program


In July, Adobe launched 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. Encourage your colleagues to join.

The new Creativity for All course on the Adobe Education Exchange is a prerequisite for the Adobe Creative Educators Program, especially if you were not already an active member of the AEL or ACL program. This free course is about understanding the power of creativity, why it matters, and how to leverage it in your teaching helps prepare students with 21st Century skills they need to succeed.

All things iOS and Adobe in Education


On Thursday 10th September at 6.30 PM, we are running a webinar titled All Things iOS and Adobe in education. The aim of this event is to share the value of the main Adobe iOS applications being used by teachers to enhance creativity and digital literacy in classrooms around the globe.

This online event is for Apple Distinguished Educators, Apple Professional Learning Specialists, Adobe Education Leaders, Adobe Creative Educators and those who are considering the Adobe Creative Educators programwho teach with iOS devices.

Click here to find out more and register.

APAC Adobe for 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 that are open to all educators.

Digital learning and Teaching Victoria


Adobe is an industry partner with Digital learning and Teaching Victoria (DLTV).

Click here to access the current DLTV Member’s Journal, due to COVID they are providing it to educators as a free resource focused on remote learning.  Take special note of the article on pages 16-19.

DLTV are also offering free membership and DigiTech Community Grants just visit their website

All DLTV’s webinars are free and available at their YouTube channel