There are many opportunities for teachers to complete training and professional development in an online environment. Irymple Secondary College is a member of Teacher Learning Network (TLN), who offer a wide range of programs for teachers. All programs can be accessed at www.tln.org.au and are available free to teachers from member schools. Offerings change regularly.
Hosted by the Digital Learning Branch of DEECD, the Global 2 online community also provides a range of professional development programs and courses for teachers. Access is through the link below.
The Intel Teach Elements courses are free to teachers. Courses offered include: Inquiry in the Science Classroom, Collaboration in the Digital Classroom, Assessment in the 21st Century Classroom and Project Based Approaches. These courses are generally self paced and are taken over several weeks. Get further information or sign up for any of these courses at: http://www.intel.com.au/content/www/au/en/education/elements.html