Use of ICT in Vocational Education and Training
Joanna, a teacher of art in Bray Adult Education Centre, sent me this description of using the IWB for Art History:
'Yesterday I was lucky enough to have an Art History lesson in a room with an interactive whiteboard. I had images of Masaccio's Tribute Money on a memory stick and so was able to use the pen tool to indicate linear perspective, drawing lines over the image which converged at a vanishing point on the horizon line above Christ's head. I found this so useful and am looking…Continue
Added by Angela Higgins on November 28, 2012 at 11:00 — No Comments
I'm starting a post about how I use or the way I use the IWB to deliver my lessons. For today's lesson in Business Management I used the IWB to show students links to business processes, I took screen shots and highlighted sections that were relevant. Last Thursday for Graphic Design I simply used the screen shade and got the students to use the pen tool to answer questions. So you can see from my use that I don't use every single tool in every lesson sometimes all…Continue
Hi there, I intend to use this blog to publicise some of the opportunities an IWB offers you in the classroom. Although I don't want to just look at the software that comes with these interactive whiteboards, it is probably a good place to start. I also want to practice what I preach. So...I have created some short instructional videos here for you to look at. There is also a set…Continue
Added by Phil Ackroyd on November 22, 2012 at 15:00 — No Comments
This seminar/ workshop took place in the throes of FETAC completion / Internal verification, and I had three staff members partaking. I have two other teachers who have expresed an interest in the program and I will follow up with them at a later date.
I was working on a presentation, when it occurred to me that this whole process is about student interaction, and student led learning. So rather than develop a talk for the session, I decided to use the COP to drive the learning. We…Continue
Added by Laurence Cuffe on November 16, 2012 at 12:48 — No Comments
The session was hosted by Dutch project partner TELLConsult. All partners from UK, Ireland and Italy were present. Progress and results were reviewed and further steps planned.…Continue
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