I new just enough about new media to know that there were some amazing teaching possibilities that I wasnt taking advantage of.IMPROVING T&L and a recognition that this is a powerful tool for reaching students and engaging them in learning.I need to keep up to date with new technologyas it provides a great opportunity to teach. SELF DEVELOPMENT it is also a means to improve myself astechnoLogy is advancing at a rapid pace and ifeel it it essential for me to keep up to date.
ASSESSMENT LITTLE TIME, LARGE CLASSES STUDENTLINKINGTECHNOLOGY ENGAGEMENTAND T&L CONTENT DELIVERY MANAGING COMMUNICATION & INFORMATION Key challenges Getting students to engage with each other and with the work were studying.....
Social networkingWord Mobile technologies Skype... PPT Confident use of technology
Social bookmarking Virtual worlds ePortfolios Screencasting / Multimedia production Clickers Never used....
LMS Screencasts Mobile phones YouTube etc... Facebook Google docs, google sites Use of technology for T&L
Learning and knowing how to use at least 10new Technologies effectively Having a better understanding of what tools are available, having a better understanding of how to use the tools. eg Im on twitter but would never dream of tweeting anything because I dont know how. Im handicapped by anxiety and insecurities!To expand by understand and confident use ofnew technologies (at least new to me) that Ican easily deploy into the classroomenvironment To see technology in use so I can get ideas to adapt to my own teaching, and be less afraid to try out new things. What would make this course worthwhile for you?