A big question is: How do we counter the fears that creative students or staff have when speaking, whether it is in front of an audience or in front of a camera? We want to create a comfortable and open environment where people feel comfortable sharing their ideas and thoughts.
Then there are all the skills you might need for taking video clips: How do you use Flip cameras or your smartphone to make videos? What video editing software is available and how do you use it? How and where do you upload video content?
The amount of technology flooding into classrooms may vary widely, but there’s no denying that it’s a red-hot trend in education. A new study further bolsters this idea as it’s found that digital devices are saving students time, are widely accepted, and are actually making students more likely to do their homework.
Like reading, writing, and arithmetic, web literacy is both content and activity. You don’t just learn “about” reading: you learn to read. You don’t just learn “about” arithmetic: you learn to count and calculate.
James Gleick - science writer, three-time Pulitzer prize finalist and author of The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood - met up with Sarah Crown at the Edinburgh International Book festival to talk about the evolution of the information age,...
We’ve compiled a list of some of the tech tools, including some that are becoming increasingly popular and widely used, that should be part of any teacher’s tech tool arsenal this year, whether for their own personal use or as educational aids in the classroom.