Boost your ICT Skills Technology in the Classroom 1 week
This intensive 1 week course is aimed at professionals who would like to develop teaching methods to include technology in the classroom , school or other learning environments. A wide range of free available technologies is introduced and worked on during the course. Click here for a description of this course.
Who is it for
This course is for educators and other professionals who would like to experience for themselves a variety of software and online tools in order to
integrate technology into their Learning Environments, while also brushing up their own use of English. Specialised knowledge is not required except a basic knowledge of using Microsoft Word and using the Internet. Participants need to be at a B1 level of English.
This course is taught interactively, with input sessions, collaborative and group project work. Participants are actively involved in all sessions.
Input sessions are in the form of hands-on workshops and could involve brainstorming, analysis and at times problem-solving.
Sessions help participants set up tools such as Wikis and apply online tools in a scaffolded setting.
Participants are asked to reflect on the tools & activities, inviting discussion with regard to their own knowledge & skills, their approach to teaching
today’s students, and on adaptation of the use of the tools to their teaching & learning situations & contexts.
Exchange of participants’ ICT and pedagogical knowledge is encouraged through discussion.
Participants’ own language skills are developed and feedback given where appropriate.
Participants are also introduced to appropriate websites related to the further development of their teaching skills & personal professional
To enable better skills in technology and ICT
To introduce an awareness of ways of integrating ICT with teaching methodologies, using hands-on & experiential methods
To help teachers reflect on their own teaching methods in relation to technology in the classroom today
To help participants experience hands-on a range of interesting tools, software and programmes which are available as freeware, & set up activities
linking methodology and technology today
To further develop participants’ own language skills
To experience the cultural heritage of Malta with its bilingual linguistic environment
(The course draws on the results of the POOLS and POOLS-T Leonardo Projects (Project for Open Online Learning System s) and Methodologies).
Click here for more information and a sample programme.
Dates and Rates
05-09 November 2018
21-25 January 2019
04-08 February 2019
18-22 February 2019
04-08 March 2019
01-05 Apr 2019
13-17 May 2019
17-21 June 2019
08-12 July 2019
22-26 July 2019
05-09 Aug 2019
26-30 Aug 2019
30 Sep-04 Oct
21-25 Oct 2019
04-08 Nov 2019
Course Fee Euro 350.00 + Euro 100.00 programme fee