Game Changer applications

For your school’s chance to be part of the Game Changer Challenge, assemble a team of six students and two teachers, shoot a 60-second video showcasing your thoughts on how we might humanise technology and submit your entry by Friday June 7.

Follow these five easy steps

Step 1

Assemble your Game Changer team and get ready to engage with the future. Each team may include up to six students and two teachers. Principals / teachers from any discipline and students from Year 5 - Year 12 are eligible to attend. Schools may submit only one team.

Step 2

Register your expression of interest by Friday 10 May so we know to look out for your entry. Email: EdWeek@det.nsw.edu.au with your school’s name and “The Game Changer Challenge EOI” in the subject line. In the body of the email please indicate which of the six operational directorates your school lies in: Metro South; Metro North; Regional South; Regional North; Rural South & West; Rural North.

Don't worry, if you missed the EOI closing date and still want to apply, just send an email to EdWeek@det.nsw.edu.au with the above information as soon as you can.

Step 3

Start Creating! Make a 60-second video introducing your school and your teammates, and tells us your game-changing ideas on how might we humanise technology? Guidelines for what to include in the video can be found here.

Need some inspiration on the topic? Here is some suggested reading.

Don't forget, applications close Friday 7 June.

Step 4

You will need to be logged in to you Department of Education Google address to access the forms. (You may need to log out of your personal Google account first.)

Step 5

Wait for the announcement! A panel of department and industry experts will be judging the videos and selecting the 16 teams coming to Sydney during Education Week. Finalists will be announced on Monday 17 June.

More questions?

If you still have an unanswered question, please email EdWeek@det.nsw.edu.au with your school’s name and “The Game Changer Challenge QUESTION” in the subject line.

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