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Pinterest and teaching

I took upon using Pinterest a few years back to get the point of this digital service for my work purposes. During the few years I have been using it has come clear that it is just simply fun to browse the pins but it can e very useful for at least multiple individual purposes. 235 more words

Learning By Doing

should we stop students using laptops during lectures?

I guess it depends on what they’re using their laptops for.

Most days when I come in at the back of the lecture room & walk down to the front, I’ll see a lot of laptops open & in use. 1,157 more words

Education

does powerpoint make students stupid & professors boring?

The author of this article certainly thinks so. He kicks off with this:

Do you really believe that watching a lecturer read hundreds of PowerPoint slides is making you smarter?

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Education

Teaching methods and versatile teaching

Today was our second real online teaching session with the VOC5 theme How to make my teaching versatile. Our Grapes group got the honour to start with the first topic. 1,322 more words

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Classroom Design

I currently teach Content and Language and Integrated Learning (CLIL) to a year 5/6 cohort of exceptionally able students.The content is from the History Domain, Post 1950’s Immigration to Australia and the Language  is Italian. 249 more words

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Salmons Five Stage Model

My first thoughts about Salmon’s stages  have changed somewhat. Initially i felt that Salmon’s five stage models enabled the E-Learner to ‘travel’ seamlessly within the online learning community to which he/she belongs. 190 more words

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KEEP COMPUTER EDUCATION IN PERSPECTIVE

COMPUTER FOCUSSED LEARNING HAS ITS LIMITATIONS

It seems that the thrust of education is toward developing opportunities for students to progress through the practise of technology supported learning . 376 more words

EDUCATION IN SCHOOLS