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Angela Higgins commented on Brian Murray's blog post 'ICT Resources Time-consuming'
"I think what is important for educators is to find ways ofcollecting evidence which shows what approaches work best. I also think that there is a need to find and publish more information about the design of resources to make sure that they are…"
Jan 11, 2010
Angela Gilmore commented on Brian Murray's blog post 'ICT Resources Time-consuming'
"I said something very similiar to this - some resources can be knocked out quickly - but the really professional and engaging ones take so long to get right! And I find within the college where I am based - that management still prefer to send me on…"
Jan 11, 2010
Brian Murray commented on Angela Gilmore's blog post 'Using ICT in Teaching'
"I think this environment would allow exceptional students to improve their skills if we researched suitable online tutorials and made them available to them. A possible project??"
Jan 11, 2010
Noel O Hare commented on Brian Murray's group 'XNA Programming'
"Thanks that would be very useful"
Jan 11, 2010
Brian Murray commented on Brian Murray's group 'XNA Programming'
"I will add some more material shortly."
Jan 11, 2010
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ICT Resources Time-consuming

Time-consumingIt is becoming more convenient to produce creative and challenging tasks for students to complete using our VLE. However I would like to see statistics that would confirm that students do learn more effectively using online based interactive tasks.I entirely agree with the development of ICT interactive resources but I find it very time consuming. I often spend 2 – 3 hours on a task that student complete in 5 to 10 minutes. I know that the task could be used in the future but…See More
Jan 11, 2010
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Brian Murray replied to Angela Gilmore's discussion 'VB 6.0 Sleep Function' in the group VB .Net
"Sorry Ang I see Noel uses the same."
Jan 5, 2010
Brian Murray replied to Angela Gilmore's discussion 'VB 6.0 Sleep Function' in the group VB .Net
"I have tried System.Threading.Thread.Sleep(1000) ' Sleep for 1 second it appears to work."
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Angela Gilmore commented on Brian Murray's group 'XNA Programming'
"This looks super - I would love to try it out with my students"
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Brian Murray replied to Angela Gilmore's discussion 'Gaming Techniques in VB .NET' in the group VB .Net
"Great If you have any drag and drop exercises it would be good to see them."
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Teacher
What subject/field do you teach?
ICT
College/centre name
SERC

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ICT Resources Time-consuming

Posted on January 11, 2010 at 10:26 2 Comments

Time-consuming



It is becoming more convenient to produce creative and challenging tasks for students to complete using our VLE. However I would like to see statistics that would confirm that students do learn more effectively using online based interactive tasks.

I entirely agree with the development of ICT interactive resources but I find it very time consuming. I often spend 2 – 3 hours on a task that student complete in 5 to 10 minutes. I know that the task could be used in… Continue

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