Category: Continuing Professional Development

Personalised On-Demand Professional Learning for Teachers about Digital Technologies for Learning – Microsoft Educator Centre

Microsoft Educator Centre is a site which provides free on-demand personalised learning for teachers in exploring the use of digital technologies to support learning and teaching – learning at a pace which suits each teacher on the topics they find most useful to them, at the time they need it. This online hub (often referred to as …

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What is it to be a digital teacher?

The 7 Characteristics of a Digitally Competent Teacher is a post describing some features of what a teacher who is using digital tools to support learning and teaching might be like. Using technology to support learning and teaching is not about being a technical wizard, but instead about recognising where technology can better support a …

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You’ll Never Walk Alone……..building a professional learning network with Twitter

Teachers can gain so much from colleagues working beside them –  teaching tips, strategy suggestions, resource ideas, planning pointers and simply the support of another professional in talking through issues or sharing experiences from day to day. Most often these colleagues might be co-workers within the same school. But in some schools there may only be …

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