Archive for July 2017

Take EdVantage of CEWA’s new staff rewards app 

EdVantages is our incentive app for CEWA staff.  It’s created by the same group that make the popular student app, Student Edge.   EdVantages provides discounts, competitions and the latest from CEWA and LEADing Lights news. Think of it like an Entertainment Book, but free for CEWA.   With EdVantages, staff can just bring their phones along…

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Unusual solution to fix St Maria Goretti’s mobile phone problem 

Perched in Redcliffe, St Maria Goretti’s Catholic School is just a stone’s throw from Perth city. It was surprising then, that mobile coverage was so unreliable within the school.    “I’ve been at the school for four years, and we’ve never had mobile coverage. You have teachers and staff walking around in the parking lot whenever they…

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Standing room only at the new Administration of School’s presentation 

Primary Finance Officers got a sneak peek at the new Administration of Schools (AOS) platform this week, packing out James Nestor Hall in Leederville.    The AOS platform is CEWA’s new and improved system for finance, student administration, academic management, attendance and reporting.  This new software will provide schools with a clear picture of their students,…

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We need teachers to forward their emails

We need your help. We know some teachers aren’t getting their cewa.edu.au emails and prefer accessing their school email account. This means some teachers miss out on key updates from the LEADing Lights’ Team. There is an easy way to fix this. We need all teachers to forward their cewa.edu.au email to their school email account. …

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Microsoft Stream – CEWA’s answer to Youtube

Teachers love YouTube. That’s because so many people post useful instructional videos that engage students. But what about all those ads, and what if you just want to share with your school or system? Don’t worry, Microsoft Stream was invented for you. Microsoft Stream is the new kid on the block! The latest edition to…

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One bit at a time – Servite College completes the full CEWA 365 migration

In the back streets of Tuart Hill, in the school holidays, a quiet revolution is taking place. Under the watchful guidance of James Maitland, Director of Learning Technologies and Trevor Galbraith, Director of Innovation and Research, Servite College is busy relocating, digitally, that is. Files, documents, wireless – marching onwards and upwards to the CEWA…

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Newman teacher Michelle Lloyd shines on the big screen

Year 7 Leader of Wellbeing at Newman College, Michelle Lloyd, doesn’t seek the limelight, but she does look pretty fancy on the big screen. What big screen are we talking about? The one used at the Apple Distinguished Educator (ADEs) event held in Melbourne in the holidays where she shared her story about the CEWA…

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