Cognitivism uses the metaphor of the mind as computer: information comes in, is being processed, and leads to certain outcomes. UK education can be fashion led and move on to the next theory discarding the old
Irish poet, dramatist and prose writer, one of the greatest English-language poets of the 20th century. Yeats received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1923.
MA ICT for EFL - Is teaching online different
Is teaching online the same as traditional teaching?
Think about a time when using technology has been really useful in your learning or teaching. What was happening? What were you feeling? What made it useful? What were others doing that contributed? What did you contribute? Please share one thing from your partner(s) that you found interesting.
Can you take a traditional class and put it online?
synchronous asynchronous multimedia personalisation global The web is different collaborative participation
behaviourism constructivism contructionism cognitivism connectivism Some theories informing e-learning
<ul><li>“ The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge.” </li></ul><ul><li>Seymour Papert </li></ul>
Concrete Experience Action Reflective Observation Review the action Abstract Conceptualisation Learning from the action Active Experimentation Make changes to the next action Kolb Cycle Prof David A Kolb Case Western Reserve University
You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself. Galileo
<ul><li>“… teaching online has almost nothing to do with computers and everything to do with time, motivation, knowledge…. as well as good, appropriate teaching.” </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Gilly Salmon </li></ul>