Technologies for Teacher Training Nik Peachey Learning Technology Consultant, Trainer , Writer http://nikpeachey.blogspot.com/ NikPeachey@Mac.Com
Nik Peachey Learning Technology Consultant, Trainer , WriterAssociate Trainer - Bell Educational Trust Lecturer - University of Westminster20 Years World Wide Experience in ELT PRINCE 2 Project Manager M.Ed Tech ELT CELTA Trainer DELTA Trainer ICT Trainer http://nikpeachey.blogspot.com/ http://about.me/technogogy NikPeachey@Mac.Com
Bell Teacher Campus http://www.bell-centres.com/teacher-training/development/campus/site.asp The ideas presented here were developed whilst working at the Bell Teacher Campus in the summer of 2011NikPeachey@Mac.Com
“More than a decade into the 21st century and we are still keeping learners and teachers prisoners of the analog past by enforcing outdated mandates that ban andblock them from using the digital resources of their world.” Lisa Nielsen, the author of "Teaching Generation Text: Using Cell Phones to Enhance Learning" and "The Innovative Educator" blog http://thejournal.com/Articles/2011/11/09/7-BYOD-Myths.aspx
Isn’t it time technologyentered main stream ELT teacher education?
Problems• Perception - Edtech as separate discipline• Digital literacy of trainers• Appropriate environment• Cost
The classroom? • Not this! http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/jamesclay/3509154015/NikPeachey@Mac.Com
The classroom? • Wireless connectivity • Power • Internet enabled devices • Air, light, space, colour, comfort • Data projector? http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/lord_yo/3610940579/in/photostream/NikPeachey@Mac.Com
Core tools for working paperless in a digital environment
Create a back channel http://todaysmeet.com/NikPeachey@Mac.Com
Create a back channel• Increase engagement + participation• Enable knowledge sharing• Easy link sharing• A class record• Help do away with paper
Online portfolio• Post by email• Publish anything!• Share online• Enable collaboration• Mobile app
Digital assignments http://storify.com http://storify.com/nikpeachey/wordle-resourcesNikPeachey@Mac.Com
Digital assignments• Develop digital literacy skills• Make citing sources easy• Enable multimedia assignments• Create multimedia materials• Easy to edit and update
Social bookmarking http://www.delicious.com/ http://www.delicious.com/nikpeacheyNikPeachey@Mac.Com
Social bookmarking• Accessible links and resources• Shareable links• Create theme based stacks• Share knowledge
Digital worksheets http://www.techsmith.com/jing.htmlNikPeachey@Mac.Com
Digital worksheets• Digital marking• Add annotated images• Add audio to presentations• Create short webinars
Be available http://vyou.com/ http://vyou.com/nikpeacheyNikPeachey@Mac.Com
Be available• Build closer engagement• Support trainees• Build a FAQ knowledge bank
Further Reading: UNESCO ICT Competency Framework for Teachers – Version 2.0 http://tinyurl.com/c5l3cpz 10 Tech Tools for Teacher Training Courses http://nikpeachey.blogspot.com/2011/09/10-tech-tools-for-teacher-training.html 10 Tools for Increasing Engagement in Online Courses http://nikpeachey.blogspot.com/2011/11/10-tools-for-increasing-engagement-in.html Flipped Classroom Deﬁned http://digitalsandbox.weebly.com/ﬂipped-classroom.html The Flipped Class: Myths vs. Reality http://www.thedailyriff.com/articles/the-ﬂipped-class-conversation-689.php Learning Technology “News and research from around the web” http://www.scoop.it/t/learning-technologyNikPeachey@Mac.Com
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