Engaging Learners Part One….Use the Right Tools Active not Passive Learning Use Blogs, Social Networks, Mobile devices and multimedia Get learners to create their own online content: Google groups, Twitter Blogs Image galleries Videos Podcasts Maybe showcase on their own or team webpage….? Not using these Tools? ……………….They are!
Dull, text based assignments resulting in a “Tickbox” approach to teaching & Learning. Learner attention span &lack of focus Everything Classroom based. 1 Teacher 20 Learners The “Go and research Tesco” syndrome Paper ! ! “Phones , Facebook and YouTube are bad” Issues that need to be addressed….