Digital Skills Development

Assessment for learning
Assessment for learning
An introduction to various tools and technologies that will enhance the assessment for learning process by supporting a range of assessment and feedback formats. Participants will see how technology can guide learning through effective & efficient tracking that promotes early support interventions.
Using Social Media
Using Social Media
The course will introduce some of the frequently used Social Media tools and how they can be used to engage, support and enhance learning in new and innovative ways. This will be a highly interactive course where participants will be able to understand how tools such as Twitter Learning Wheels, Padlet, Pinterest, Facebook and LinkedIn can be used to improve own digital practices.
Using Virtual Meeting Technologies
Using Virtual Meeting Technologies
This course will show learners how to use some of the leading Virtual Meeting Technologies, including; Skype, Zoom, GoToMeeting, Big Blue Button and Google Hangouts. You will see how online teaching can be used in teaching, learning and assessment for Maths, English and Vocational learners.
Video Learning
Video Learning
This course will introduce pedagogical approaches that utilise video, featuring examples in practise across a range of curriculum areas including maths and English. Learners will be able to explore technologies such as augmented reality, gamification, QR codes, video quiz tools and interactive video. Video tools for assessment will also be showcased in conjunction with flipped learning, blended learning and online learning.