Social networking: essentials for teaching and learning

Provider: AQA
£240.00 (no VAT on this item)

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Description Many teachers are reluctant to embrace social networking in their classroom. Back by popular demand, this course dispels their concerns. You will learn about the teaching and learning potential offered by NING™ social networks and see a great example of subject teaching with NING™.
Duration Full day

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Categories Primary, Secondary, Higher, Leadership and Management, Early Years/Foundation, 14-19, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Management, Teaching staff, Assistant Headteacher, CPD Leader, Deputy Headteacher, Headteacher, Head of year / Pastoral leader, Business Manager, Special Educational Needs Coordinator, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Non-practising teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Pupil mentor, Supply / Peripatetic teacher, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Teacher trainer, Head of Department / Faculty, Change Management, Coaching and Mentoring, CPD Leadership, Performance Management, Business Management, Organisational Improvement, Out of school, Safeguarding, Governor, Child Protection Officer, Data Protection, Gifted and Talented Coordinator
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Exploring the practical use of Web 2.0 technologies in the classroom. Building and customising your own social network. Addressing some of the problems of displaying digital work. Demonstrating how to use blogs and podcasts as reflective journals. Integrating safety, security and acceptable use policies.

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Follow-up activities and support

You will also need to bring with you a fully charged laptop (Mac or Windowsbased, but capable of connecting to a wireless network) and charger.


Any teacher or support worker from KS2 and upwards wanting to understand and explore the use of Web 2.0 technologies for effective teaching and learning. School Management Teams looking to develop integrated ICT policies and their delivery across the curriculum.

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.