“Explore how you can use technology to effectively increase students’ reading levels and even ‘flip’ your classroom to enhance their learning experience"
Welcome to this dual course aimed to help you understand more about technology in learning . This dual course consists of the following 5 hour courses:
- Reading through Technology in the Classroom
- Flipping Classrooms
Through this online PD course, discover creative strategies to tap into the permeation of technology into our daily lives, thus helping students master reading levels and take responsibility for their own knowledge acquisition. The first section teaches research-based and classroom proven reading techniques that are fully supported by technology. These tech-based strategies can be used across all content areas and grade levels to improve student engagement and mastery of reading. Teachers are equipped with novel ways to use technology to motivate students to read more, through a large number of tools, exercises and additional resources practice skills learned in the lessons.
The second section presents the flipped classroom approach which prioritizes students’ needs beyond traditional teaching styles, while challenging teachers to employ innovative instructional methods. Students are encouraged to take ownership by watching lesson videos on their own time and coming to class equipped to build upon their understanding of the concepts presented. The resources, examples and templates presented in this course help teachers to plan and create efficient classrooms supported, not hindered, by technology.
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