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Sources for learning about digital learning and technology in education

Course detail. Report This practical course provides new skills and ideas for teachers to incorporate E-Safety into the classroom.

Course detail

Teachers will be guided through the new and emerging Digital World that our young people are facing across Europe. Practical skills will be developed in relation to planning an E-Safety lesson, with ideas and techniques discussed and course delegates given the opportunity to share their experiences. Resource packs containing a range of E-Safety lessons will be provided and reviewed. A lecture on the importance of robust ICT and AUP school policies and procedures followed by a practical session on creation of policies and structuring of clear reporting pathways. Sessions Register before 03.06.2016 Register before 16.09.2016 In order to add a comment you must be logged in.

There are no reviews for this course. Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place. As technology becomes an accepted tool in many classrooms, teachers and administrators are looking for the best ed-tech tools to advance their goals around student learning.

Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place

Unfortunately, there are so many tools on the market claiming to be the best option, it can be hard to sort through the noise and make an informed decision. Top tips for using social media to improve teaching and boost CPD. With funding for traditional continued professional development (CPD) events in short supply, social media is being used more and more to support informal, peer-to-peer learning among teachers.

Top tips for using social media to improve teaching and boost CPD

But it’s not all plain sailing. Some professionals, such as our recent Secret Teacher, find social media overwhelming and unhelpful. How we will learn. How Inquiry Can Enable Students to Become Modern Day de Tocquevilles Observations of early America by Alexis de Tocqueville helped articulate the nation’s values.

How we will learn

With the guidance of an inquiry based teacher, students create their own interpretations of democracy in America. Continue Reading. Langwitches. I have been a fan of Visible Thinking Routines which were developed by Project Zero from Havard, for a while now.


I have used these routines with students, as blogging routines and in professional development workshops. The Visible Thinking Routines website explains that: Routines exist in all classrooms; they are the patterns by which we operate and go about the job of learning and working together in a classroom environment. A routine can be thought of as any procedure, process, or pattern of action that is used repeatedly to manage and facilitate the accomplishment of specific goals or tasks.[…] Classrooms also have routines that structure the way students go about the process of learning As I am trying to make 21st century, modern, contemporary or “now” learning visible, it seemed a natural step to point out “Modern” or “Now” Learning Routines.

Here are my 5 routines that promote modern learning: 1. K-12 Education Tips & Strategies That Work. 25 Of The Best Pinterest Boards In Education. Blogs and Twitter aren’t the only social tools out there that can help you keep up with the latest and greatest developments in educational technology.

25 Of The Best Pinterest Boards In Education

Pinterest is rapidly becoming a favorite tool of educators all over the nation, and many have amassed some pretty great collections of edtech-related pins that teachers and students alike can use to explore new ways to learn, share, teach, and grow. While it would be nearly impossible to highlight every edtech pinboard out there, we’ve shared some of the boards we think stand out among the crowd here. TeachThought - Learn better. ASCD Webinars (cost) Webinars - International Baccalaureate® (cost) A webinar is an interactive online seminar and visual presentation.

Webinars - International Baccalaureate® (cost)

IB webinars are informative, interactive online sessions in which participants can deepen their understanding of a specific IB programme, throughout the year. Once you log into the event, you can ask questions of the presenter in real time and listen to other participants' comments and questions. You can join a webinar from your home, school or even your mobile phone. PLP Courses (cost) Professional Education. Global Digital Citizen Foundation. EdTech Category - Getting Smart. Technology Front and Center. Innovative Instruction | Feature.

Technology Front and Center

Free Technology for Teachers. EdSurge : The Best in Education Technology. The Ed Tech Roundup - The Roundup. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. The Best K-12 Education Technology Blogs. If it takes a village to raise a child, how many people does it take to train an educator?

The Best K-12 Education Technology Blogs

It’s hard to say, but 50 helping hands seems like a good place to start. In the spirit of community, collaboration and information sharing, EdTech: Focus on K–12 has rounded up 50 ed-tech blogs that we deem must-reads for the K–12 community. We launched our first Must-Read IT list last year to great response so we hope that you all enjoy this year's batch of blogs as well. These blogs are a mix of voices and include blogs authored by teachers, administrators and technology vendors. They share real-world classroom experiences, offer inspiration and distribute valuable best practices. This list was built in part by you, our readers. Without further ado, here is the 2013 Honor Roll: Purely Paperless We are living in a world that is becoming increasingly digital, and Montana elementary school teacher Kate Peila is a paperless girl. Read the blog: The Daring Librarian. EdTech Teacher Webinars.

Fall 2015 – Back to School Series In August and September, we hosted a new “Back to School with EdTechTeacher” series.

EdTech Teacher Webinars

Each week, we will feature a different tool or concept that we love to use in our classrooms. These posts will provide a compilation of blog posts, tutorials, and live conversation with our instructors as well as guest experts. PYP pinterest. IB PYP Educators. The PYP Library. Pypchat - home. Best content in PYP Threads. Education - The PYP Threads Daily.