About

Bec Spink is an Assistant Principal at a Primary School in the northern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia. Bec has a Master of Education specialising in Knowledge Networks and Digital Innovation. In 2013, Bec was awarded the Victorian Department of Education and Training Education Excellence Award- ‘Primary Teacher of the Year’ for outstanding contributions and dedication towards leading classroom innovation.

Bec is a co-founder of Code the Future (codefuture.org). A not for profit organisation that connects schools and teachers with the technology industry to support the learning and teaching of computer science in schools.

Bec is a contemporary educator, leader and speaker, having presented at conferences and events both nationally and internationally. A believer in continuous learning and sharing, Bec writes a blog, becspink.com, sharing, reflecting, supporting and advocating for the next wave of change in schools.

My posts may not reflect the views of my employer. 

In the news-

Class Twitter a Wise Move- Hume Leader

Primary Teacher Tapped for Year’s Best– Hume Leader

T is for Teaching– The Age by Jewel Topsfield

PM Responds to School Boy’s Critical Tweet– Sydney Morning Herald by Jewel Topsfield

Tech Savvy RebeccaTop of Profession– Southern Cross

Awards put spotlight on great teachers– DEECD News Bulletin

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4 Comments

  1. Hi Bec,
    I enjoyed reading about how you are using goodreader and other programs to cut down on the paper trail in the classroom. It all looks very impressive! I also look forward to reading about using your ipad on your IWB. Thanks for sharing your learning.
    Sarah

  2. Hi Sarah,

    Thanks for your comment- I am glad you have enjoyed the posts. It can be hard to get your head around it to begin with but using the iPad for eliminating the paper trail is fantastic when you get used to it! It keeps me so mobile in the classroom! I love it!

    I will make sure I do a post about using the IWB with the iPad- there are so many things you can do!

    Thanks again for the lovely comment!

    Regards,
    Bec

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