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  1. 1. DigitalTechnologyReported by:Joemar Tomotorgo Magante Powerpoint Templates Page 1
  2. 2. What is Digital Technology?•The term digitaltechnologies is used torefer to the ever-evolving suite of digitalsoftware, hardwareand architecture usedin learning andteaching in theschool, the home andbeyond. Powerpoint Templates Page 2
  3. 3. What is Digital Technology?• is a term that is beingincreasingly usedin education in place ofthe now dated termslike ICT, educationaltechnology, computerbasededucation and Technology-Enhanced Learning. Powerpoint Templates Page 3
  4. 4. Types of Digital Technology Used In Education•Productivity Tools•Instructional Software•Computer-based LearningTechnologies and Instruction•General Reference•Research Tools•Subject-Specific CD-ROMs Powerpoint Templates Page 4
  5. 5. Productivity Tools •Computer productivity tools are software programs designed to make computer users more productive as they work. Powerpoint Templates Page 5
  6. 6. Productivity Tools •Productivity tools are programs that are specifically created to be used by professionals specializing in a specific field. Powerpoint Templates Page 6
  7. 7. Productivity Tools MS Office Applications Ever Note Powerpoint Templates Page 7
  8. 8. Uses of Productivity Tools • Creation of materials • Reference • Collaboration • Planning • Archiving purposes • New teaching methods are introduced. Powerpoint Templates Page 8
  9. 9. Instructional Softwares•Instructional software aretypes of software thatassists in the instructionof the students.•They generally providethe students theinformation regarding thelesson and is alwaysfollowed-up with anassessment Powerpoint Templates Page 9
  10. 10. Types of Instructional Softwares 1.Applications 2.Drill-and-Practice 3.Tutorials 4.Simulation 5.Instructional Games 6.Problem-Solving 7.Multimedia 8.Teacher Utilities Powerpoint Templates Page 10
  11. 11. Types of Instructional Softwares1. ApplicationsDefinition A group of applications programs that is designed to automate general-purpose and specific tasks such as word processing, database management, spreadsheet, attendance, a ccounting, grade reporting, scheduling and others. Powerpoint Templates Page 11
  12. 12. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 12
  13. 13. Types of Instructional Softwares2. Drill and PracticeDefinitionDrill and practice softwareprovides exercises in whichstudents work example itemsone at a time and receivefeedback on their correctness. Powerpoint Templates Page 13
  14. 14. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 14
  15. 15. Types of Instructional Softwares3. TutorialsDefinitionA tutorial exposes the learner tomaterial that is believed not to havebeen previously taught or learned.A tutorial often includes pre-test, post test and drill and practiceactivities. Powerpoint Templates Page 15
  16. 16. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 16
  17. 17. Types of Instructional Softwares 4. Simulations Definition A simulation is a computerized model of real or imagined system designed to teach how a system works and allows learners to create their own sequence for using simulation. Powerpoint Templates Page 17
  18. 18. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 18
  19. 19. Types of Instructional Softwares 5. Instructional Games Definition Instructional games are courseware designed to motivate learning by adding game rules to learning activities. Powerpoint Templates Page 19
  20. 20. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 20
  21. 21. Types of Instructional Softwares6. Problem-SolvingDefinitionProblem-solving software is atype of program that placesemphasis on criticalthinking, analysis, logic andreasoning via the presentationof set of data or problematicevent. Powerpoint Templates Page 21
  22. 22. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 22
  23. 23. Types of Instructional Softwares7. MultimediaDefinitionPrograms that support theinteractive use oftext, audio, stillimages, video and graphicsand manipulate them tosupport learning. Powerpoint Templates Page 23
  24. 24. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 24
  25. 25. Types of Instructional Softwares8. Teacher UtilitiesDefinitionNon-instructional oradministrative programs usedto prepare instructionalmaterials ororganize, store, evaluate andreport information on pupils’achievement and progress. Powerpoint Templates Page 25
  26. 26. Types of Instructional Softwares Powerpoint Templates Page 26
  27. 27. Computer-Based Learning Technologies and Instruction•Computer-based learningin education refers tousing computers as acentral part of theeducational experience.Teachers use educationalwebsites and software toenhance daily classroomcurriculum. Powerpoint Templates Page 27
  28. 28. Examples of CBL/CAI: Spelling City is a website where students practice spelling and language skills. Teachers input weekly spelling lists and students play games and practice their words during the week. Powerpoint Templates Page 28
  29. 29. Types of Computer-Based Instruction1. Computer-based LearningThese are materials thatfacilitate communicationand cooperation betweenstudents and teachers.They utilize the computer’snetwork resources and theInternet. Powerpoint Templates Page 29
  30. 30. Types of Computer-Based Instruction2. Computer-supported Collaborative LearningCSCL can be implementedin online and classroomlearning environments andcan take placesynchronously orasynchronously. Powerpoint Templates Page 30
  31. 31. Types of Computer-Based Instruction3. Technology-Enhanced LearningAny learning method thatutilizes technologicalresources falls under thiscategory.They have the advantageof being moreinteractive, cheaper andconvenience. Powerpoint Templates Page 31
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  34. 34. General Reference Tools •General reference materials are academic programs which provide learning materials similar to books. Powerpoint Templates Page 34
  35. 35. General Reference Tools •They often include multimedia encyclopedias, dictionary and thesaurus. Powerpoint Templates Page 35
  36. 36. General Reference Tools •There are two types: user-generated (e.g., Wikipedia) and traditional (e.g., Encarta) Powerpoint Templates Page 36
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  39. 39. Research ToolsResearch tools are resourcesmainly used for retrievinginformation from several sources.Most of these research tools usethe Internet to search information.They generally include searchengines, wikis, blogs, internetarchives, etc. Powerpoint Templates Page 39
  40. 40. Research Tools Powerpoint Templates Page 40
  41. 41. Subject-Specific CD-ROMs•Subject-specific CD-ROMs are compactdiscs that containinstructionalsoftware regarding aparticular topic. Powerpoint Templates Page 41
  42. 42. Subject-Specific CD-ROMs •They are often included as companion CDs for books. Powerpoint Templates Page 42
  43. 43. Subject-Specific CD-ROMs•They tend to have amuch broader scopecompared to digitalencyclopedias. Powerpoint Templates Page 43
  44. 44. Subject-Specific CD-ROMs They tend to have a much broader scope compared to digital encyclopedias. Powerpoint Templates Page 44
  45. 45. Subject-Specific CD-ROMs Powerpoint Templates Page 45
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