PDST/PDST Technology in Education, in conjunction with the ICT committee of the NAPD, conference for school leaders

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Included on this page are all of the workshop presentations form the PDST/PDST Technology in Education, in conjunction with the ICT committee of the NAPD, conference for school leaders.

School Leaders - planning to embed ICT in teaching, learning and assessment: findings from the Joint Research Centre, Seville, Spain - Jim Devine

 

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Supports PDST/PDST TIE provide for school leaders in relation to the embedding of ICT in teaching, learning and assessment in the context of the Digital Strategy for Schools 2015-2020

Seán Gallagher, Deputy Director, PDST

 

Session 1

 

Fit-for-purpose ICT infrastructure in your school

Tom Lonergan, National Coordinator, Technology Integration, PDST Technology in Education

 

 

Digital content for Irish schools

Patrick Coffey, National Coordinator, Digital Content, PDST Technology in Education

 

 

Considerations for ethical and responsible use of the internet

Mark Finlay, Team Leader, ICT in teaching, learning and assessment, PDST

Sinead O'Sullivan, Advisor, ICT in teaching, learning and assessment, PDST

 

 

Ongoing assessment using eportfolios

Rachel Farrell, Deputy Director, PDST

Brendan Waldron, Post Primary PDST advisor

 


Session 2

Leadership - Embedding ICT as a school leader

Anthony Kilcoyne, Team Leader, Leadership, PDST

 

 

Supports for schools with regard to internet safety and Acceptable Use Policy

Jane McGarrigle, Webwise team, PDST Technology in Education

 

 

Supporting effective use of technology and overcoming geographical boundaries through a community of practice - lessons from Donegal

Siobhan O'Sullivan, Advisor, ICT in teaching, learning and assessment, PDST

 

 

ICT online courses and resources for CPD

Madeleine Murray, National Coordinator, CPD Design, PDST Technology in Education

 


 

Below are some useful reference documents regarding ICT integration and future trends in education

 

Document  Description
Digital Strategy for Schools 2015 - 2020 Official Digital Strategy for Schools by the Department of Education and Skills
Promoting Effective Digital-Age Learning, JRC Science for Policy Report A European Framework for Digitally-Competent Educational Organisations
DigComp 2.0: The Digital Competence Framework for Citizens, JRC Science for Policy Report The European Digital Competence Framework for Citizens also known as DigComp, offers a tool to improve citizens’ digital competence.
NMC/CoSN Horizon Report > 2016 K-12 Edition This annual report examines emerging technologies for their
potential impact on and use in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in schools.

 


 

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