Archive forNovember, 2014

Vision Statement

November 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

“ICT should not simply be some kind of attractive gizmo. It should enable us to do things better than we could do before..” (Lee and Eke, 2009, p.90). I think this statement is extremely important; many think that ICT is something that is used to ‘jazz up’ a lesson, and often cannot see the learning impacts […]

Practising on Prezi

November 4, 2014 | 2 Comments

Some of the apps and programs that we have used over the past 5 sessions, I would most definitely consider using in the future. After seeing Prezi be used as a presentation tool, myself and my group have attempted to use Prezi for an upcoming presentation in our specialism session; this Prezi is about Funding […]

In today’s session, we discussed Switches. Switches are an alternative tool for a mouse, which can be used on the computer or on an iPad. I had not come across switches before today’s session, but I think they are a fantastic way to involve children with poor fine motor skills into using technology. We also […]