G.H.Patel College Of Engineering &Technology Presented By -Vikram kalyani Enrollment No-120110116017 Branch -IT Batch -B16
Use Of Technology In Education Communication skills
Goals Change the way you teach Change the way you interact withyour students Change the expectations youhave for your students
Exploration Pros: Computers allow students tolearn through exploring theinternet and doing research. Theact of looking up information andresearching papers with such anextensive resource can keepstudents engaged in a projectand learning far longer than theywould with a set of encyclopedias. Cons: Some students will explorebeyond the bounds andparameters of the project andbecome distracted by otheractivities that they find on theinternet.
Lesson Integration Pros: By incorporating technology into lessons, students will become moreengaged in and excited about the subject at hand. Lessons that wouldnormally be tedious for many, such as social studies, can be much moreengaging with virtual field trips and streaming video. Cons: Finding the right materials online to integrate into a lesson is notalways easy. This means teachers may spend a lot more time planninglessons and become overwhelmed and frustrated.
Costs Pros: Schools can secure grants to help pay for technology in theclassroom. Cons: Technology in general is expensive. Schools with minimaltechnology resources can spend hundreds of thousands of dollars ayear. Classroom technology, especially laptops for individual studentuse, must be replaced every two to three years. Tech staff is required for a school with technology in the classroom.The more computers the school uses, the more people will beneeded to keep the technology running.
Training Pros: Training required for teachers and students using technology inthe classroom will keep the users computer literate and allow bothteachers and students to use their training in part-time jobs andfuture careers. Cons: Training to use computers in the classroom can be costly andtime-consuming. Many teachers are unwilling to participate in theextra training.
Teacher Tools Pros: Technology in the classroomis not just for students. Teacherscan use the technology to keepstudent records, plan lessons andcommunicate with parents.