Please Note : This PDST summer course is free of charge. However, a €10.00 Centre administration charge will apply. All Centre Administration charges are non-refundable and non-transferrable.Embedding Digital Technologies in the Primary School Classroom
Participants on this PDST TiE course will explore a range of digital tools that they
can easily integrate into their classroom. Simple changes in the teaching, learning
and assessment tools can increase active learning, cut down on the time spent
searching for resources and sources of information and facilitate engaging forms of
Teachers will interact and experiment with an array of tools, websites and
technologies throughout the course. They will use these tools in activities that can be
adapted and replicated in their own classrooms.
Questions and issues explored in the course include:
? Where can my pupils access safe trustworthy information online?
? What resources are out there specifically for Irish classrooms?
? How can I make assessment an engaging component of my lessons?
? Where can I find resources to deal with online safety and cyberbullying?
? How can my school plan together to embed Digital Technologies in teaching,
learning and assessment using the Digital Learning Framework?