Do your introductions here Recognize all participants by groups/mention the names of higher-ups Thank the host/organizers
need for teachers to be trained and to shift paradigms go back to what learning is all about! Constructivism: learning = meaning is constructed from prior knowledge + experience with the environment active, personal inquiry and interpretation collaborative for multiple perspectives learning is authentic = situated in realistic settings, collaborative testing/ assessment = integrated with the task and not a separate activity teacher assists ICT4E allow multi-channel learning (different learning styles, tailored to individual needs and pacing) are motivating and engaging (authentic, multi-disciplinary, multi-sensorial, enjoyable) bring abstract concepts to life (via images, sounds movements, animations, simulations) foster inquiry and exploration in cost-effective & safe ways (bringing the world into the classroom) provide efficiency
ICTs for the Alternative Learning System eSkwela Orientation and Planning Workshop 04-06 January 2010 Crown Royale Hotel, Balanga, Bataan
ICTs in 21 st Education research c r e a t e explore socialize visualize communicate publish discuss collaborate comment YM forum google email blogspot facebook flickr twitter jobstreet google earth friendster google docs presentation document spreadsheet SMS wiki
eSkwela Model Learner Other Learners eModules Mentors/ Experts Learning Facilitator/s Community Project (Learner Portfolio) Forum Other Resources Life Skills, Blended , Self-paced, Localized eSkwela Module Guides via LMS A LEARNING COMMUNITY VIA INTERNET & INTRANET Tertiary Education / College VocTech / Livelihood Courses Employment A&E Test Personal Growth
PROJECT options: photo essay multimedia video, recorded interview, song, radio play, brochure, blog, wiki, Google Group, ning, Facebook, YouTube, etc. LINKS TO WEBSITES FORUM / WIKI FORUM
Strategic Planning Output 1 st eSkwela Conference
Vision: The eSkwela Program will be widely available across the Philippines to empower out-of-school youth and adults to be globally competitive through the effective use of ICTs in alternative learning.
Mission Statement: In partnership with various groups, eSkwela provides out-of-school youth and adults with opportunities towards attaining basic education competence and life skills through the use of an ICT-enabled environment.