<ul><li>What is Glow </li></ul><ul><li>Glow Developments </li></ul><ul><li>From Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>How are our pupils actually using the internet now? </li></ul><ul><li>How can we “tap” into this? </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 tools for me? </li></ul><ul><li>Interrupt at any time </li></ul>What I hope to cover!
Presentation Title <ul><li>I </li></ul>Glow in Highland
successful learners confident individuals responsible citizens effective contributors To enable all young people to become A Curriculum for Excellence (ACE)
Glow aims to: <ul><li>provide a set of web tools for education </li></ul><ul><li>help deliver the ‘ Curriculum for Excellence ’ </li></ul><ul><li>link every school in a safe and secure network </li></ul><ul><li>provide personalised learning opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>transform teaching and learning enabling users to communicate and work together </li></ul>
<ul><li>‘ successful learners’, using technology to communicate effectively. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ confident individuals ’, secure in their use of 21 st century tools. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ responsible citizens ’, able to use ICT to research issues, compare viewpoints and participate in informed discussion. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ effective contributors ’, solve problems, work in teams and communicate with different audiences. </li></ul>
Glow will be piloted in the Mallaig Associated School Group
Glow will also be made available to a number of staff in all Highland schools from June 2009 Initially this is to give schools access to a number of national Glow Groups
Pace of change <ul><li>The technology pupils are using and the way pupils are using the internet changes rapidly. We need to be aware of these changes and look at how we engage with young people using these new technologies. </li></ul>
According to BBC News, a new blog is created every second .
The World Wide Web has become a two-way web, where anyone can publish, share, and change information as easily as viewing or downloading it. This change is known as web 2.0 This change offers powerful new opportunities for learning.
Web 2.0 The read /write web BLOGS WIKIS PODCASTS RSS SOCIAL BOOKMARKING
Podcasting <ul><li>Pupils in Highland are downloading from iTunes our online digital video lesson for reinforcement and revision </li></ul>