ICT​ ​as​ ​a​ ​Tool​ ​for​ ​a Student​ ​Centered​ ​Classroom - Florence

Rating: 5/52 users

The​ ​course​ ​has​ ​been​ ​created​ ​for​ ​teachers,​ ​and​ ​other​ ​school​ ​staff​ ​members,​ ​interested​ ​in ​using​ ​ICT​ ​in​ ​their​ ​teaching,​ ​but​ ​who​ ​don’t​ ​quite​ ​know​ ​where​ ​to​ ​start.​ ​The​ ​course aims​ ​to​ ​give​ ​concrete​ ​examples​ ​and​ ​ideas​ ​how​ ​to​ ​use​ ​technology​ ​and​ ​different​ ​Apps​ ​at​ ​school.

The​ ​main goal of this course is inspiring ​participants on how to effectively integrate ICT into their teaching,​ ​in​ ​a​ ​way​ ​that​ ​places​ ​the​ ​pupils​ ​in​ ​the​ ​center​ ​of​ ​the​ ​learning​ ​process. Participants​ ​will learn simple, tested​ ​and effective ​examples​ ​from​ ​real​ ​school​ ​life on how to use technological​ ​devices​ ​and​ ​apps in education.​ ​

The​ ​course have been developed by trainers from ​Finland,​ ​where​ ​the​ ​new​ ​national​ ​curriculum emphasizes​ ​the​ ​use​ ​of​ ​ICT​ ​as​ ​a​ ​tool​ ​for​ ​student​ ​centered​ ​and​ ​cross-curricular​ ​learning.​ ​

The​ ​course​ ​will​ ​explore​ ​the​ ​following​ ​topics:​ ​group​ ​work​ ​and cooperation in the classroom,​ ​class​ ​management​ ​with​ ​Google​ ​Classroom,​ ​the different​ ​stages​ ​of​ ​the​ ​learning​ ​process,​ ​taking​ ​notes, the​ ​revision​ ​of learning, rewarding​ ​systems,​ ​​ ​collaboration​ ​between colleagues,​ ​coding​ ​and​ ​gaming,​ ​class​ ​breaks​, the​ ​creation​ ​of​ ​teaching material​ ​and​ ​presentations.

By​ ​the​ ​end​ ​of​ ​the​ ​course ​participants​ ​will​ ​have​ ​gathered​ ​a​ ​great​ ​deal​ ​of​ ​personal experience​ ​in​ ​using​ ​different​ ​apps​ ​and​ ​devices​ ​and​ will have​ ​greater​ ​confidence​ ​and​ ​courage​ ​to use​ ​them​ ​in​ ​their​ ​work.


2 Florence guided tours and a one-day excursion in Tuscany (usually on Saturday).


- Improving teaching strategies to be student-centred educators;

- How to support students’ active attitudes towards knowledge and learning;

- How to effectively integrate ICT into teaching to put students at the heart of the teaching;

- Apps to communicate with students - Platforms to share materials and gather resources;

- ICT tools to create learning activities, tests and quizzes.

Course organiser
EUROPASS Teacher Academy
Florence / Firenze, Italy

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Upcoming sessions

28.01.2019 > 02.02.2019
25.02.2019 > 02.03.2019
25.03.2019 > 30.03.2019
22.04.2019 > 27.04.2019
27.05.2019 > 01.06.2019
24.06.2019 > 29.06.2019
22.07.2019 > 27.07.2019
26.08.2019 > 31.08.2019
23.09.2019 > 28.09.2019
28.10.2019 > 02.11.2019
25.11.2019 > 30.11.2019

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Attended 15.10.2018 - 20.10.2018

The course was better than expected: you can get a lot of ideas to use ICT in the classroom. Very well planned and carried out.

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Attended 09.09.2018 - 14.09.2018

The course was very well organised and inspiring ​on how to effectively integrate ICT into teaching.

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