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Why do we teach ICT?ICT and Pedagogy • Enhances learning and teaching • Engages the students • Provides key skills for future work / life-long learning
ICT can enhance learning byICT and Pedagogy • Developing understanding • Extending access to sources • Enhancing inquiry skills • Enhancing the development of ideas • Enhancing the communication of ideas
Three modes of using ICT:ICT and Pedagogy • to support teaching and learning; • to enhance teaching and learning; • to extend teaching and learning.
The impact of ICT on learningICT and Pedagogy • Increase in reasoning, problem solving, learning how to learn and creativity skills • More spontaneous interest in a learning activity • Increased attention span • Increased co-operation • Relationships between teachers and students more interactive and guiding
ICT and Pedagogy Technology has always been about getting students to think. Students of today expect that ICT will enable them to be collaborators, creators, providers. They do not wish to be recipients of information.
ICT and Pedagogy So how far have we come in achieving the desired student-centred classrooms, featuring a range of teaching and learning styles and technologies with ‘the teacher’s voice one among many’?
How does this?ICT and Pedagogy • Enhance learning and teaching • Engage the students • Provide key skills for future work / life-long learning
Key Competencies:ICT and Pedagogy • Managing self • Relating to others • Participation and contributing • Thinking • Using language, symbols and texts
Learning Intention: To use images and text (verbal and visual features) to promote a strong messageICT and Pedagogy Task: 1. Decide on a strong message. 2. Use an image search on the internet to find 3-4 powerful images to fit your message. 3. Using images and text make 3-4 Powerpoint frames. 4. Each frame should have visual impact and a clear message. 5. Narrate your Powerpoint by recording your sound message for each slide. 6. Set up your Powerpoint as a automatic show.
Finding an image:ICT and Pedagogy Google image search - www.google.com (click on ‘images’) Public Domain Image Libraries: http://www.teachers.work.co.nz/Online_Image_Libraries.htm http://www.fotosearch.com http://www.en.wikipedia.org/Wikipedia:Pubic_domain_image_resources http://www.gettyimages/images.com/sea http://www.webcreationz.co.uk/imagearchive.php Flickr - Flickr.com/creativecommons