QSITE Gold Coast
The Queensland Society for Information Technology in Education (QSITE) is the professional association for Queensland teachers involved in the use of digital technologies and computer education in schools. QSITE has operated since 1981 with over 300 members and maintains 8 chapters around the state. The Gold Coast chapter of QSITE has operated since 1998 to provide a focus on K-12 computer education and edutech initiatives for Gold Coast schools and universities.
QSITE draws upon hundreds of leading Queensland educators in computer education, the Queensland IT industry, and government organisations, and wider national and international network through the Australian Council for Computers in Education (ACCE) and the International Society for Information Technology in Education (ISTE), that support local, state, national, and international projects and research in computer education and edutech.
The Gold Coast chapter of QSITE supports the Gold Coast EduTech Board of individuals and organisations focused on supporting computer education and edutech on the Gold Coast.
The Gold Coast chapter of QSITE hosted the 2019 CreativITy state conference and the 2021 CreativITy conferences.