Ten new online workshops have recently been launched aimed at helping practitioners develop skills and confidence to teach specific aspects of the five Essential Digital Skills set out in the national standards launched last April. The five skills areas cover:
The ten skills sessions, which are being delivered by either James Kieft of Activate Learning or Sally Betts and Barbara Nance of ideas4Learning, are focused on the aspects of the five skills areas where practitioners have asked for support. The sessions, badged as ‘Let’s Chat @ Essential Digital Skills’ explore approaches for delivery that could be implemented with learner groups, including how they could be delivered through online/blended delivery.
Upcoming sessions are from 11am to 12 noon and cover:
Two sessions, firstly on teaching essential digital skills online/blended, and secondly, on teaching digital skills in a way that maximises digital inclusion, will be available on demand.
To book onto these skills sessions, visit the ETF booking system.
The Education and Training Foundation’s Essential Digital Skills CPD programme is now in full delivery mode with a wide range of opportunities available to help develop knowledge, skills and confidence, either to deliver the new Essential Digital Skills qualifications launched this autumn, or for teachers and trainers wanting to develop their digital skills more generally.
For full details visit the ETF’s website.