ICTin Education


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This is a presentation made during the Workshop on "Research Methodology for ICT in Education" conducted for Teacher Educators through EduSat from CIET, NCERT (Aug. 11, 2009)

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ICTin Education

  1. 1. Prof. Vasudha Kamat Joint Director CIET, NCERT New Delhi Research Methodology for ICT in Education ICT in Education
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>What is ICT? </li></ul><ul><li>ICT in Education </li></ul><ul><li>Communication strategies </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Synchronous </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Asynchronous </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. What is ICT? ICTs stand for Information and Communication Technologies.
  4. 4. ICTs are defined, as a “diverse set of technological tools and resources used to communicate, and to create, disseminate, store, and manage information.” (UNDP, 2000) What is ICT?
  5. 5. ICT refers to forms of technologies that are used to create, store, share or transmit, exchange information. (UNESCO 2002) What is ICT?
  6. 6. ICT includes radio, television, video, DVD, telephone (fixed line & mobile), satellite systems, computer and network hardware and software; (equipment and services associated with these technologies, such as videoconferencing and electronic mail.) (UNESCO 2002) What is ICT?
  7. 7. ICT in Education <ul><li>ICT Facilitates Learner interaction through </li></ul><ul><li>e-Content </li></ul><ul><li>Open Educational Resources (OER) </li></ul><ul><li>Synchronous Communication channels </li></ul><ul><li>Asynchronous Communication channels </li></ul>
  8. 8. ICT in Education <ul><li>Facilitate knowledge generation and knowledge construction </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of resources </li></ul><ul><li>facilitate collaborative and co-operative learning </li></ul><ul><li>provide flexibility of pace and time worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>connect to many – peers/trainer/experts </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Synchronous Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Asynchronous Communication </li></ul>Communication Strategies
  10. 10. Online Chat Text based Audio Video Video Conferencing Synchronous Communication
  11. 11. Synchronous Communication
  12. 12. Mobile Technology Conferencing Phone EduSat Video Conferencing Synchronous Communication
  13. 13. Discussion Forum blogs e-Groups Wiki Asynchronous Communication
  14. 14. Discussion Forum
  15. 15. Discussion Forum
  16. 16. Blog
  17. 17. Blog
  18. 18. Blog
  19. 19. E-Groups
  20. 20. E-Groups
  21. 21. E-Groups
  22. 22. Wiki wiki is a freely expandable collection of interlinked Web pages, a hypertext system for storing and modifying information- a database
  23. 23. Wiki Users can visit wiki, read and add content to wiki or update and organize content (text, image, video, link…) or structure of wiki
  24. 24. Wiki (Educator)
  25. 25. Wiki (Maps)
  26. 26. Mobile Technology SMS, MMS Podcasting Asynchronous Communication
  27. 27. iPod (portable digital audio player) and broadcasting Digital audio programs that can be subscribed to and downloaded by users Asynchronous Communication Podcasting
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