My Role at Sheppey College

Steve King
Twitter Profile: @breezeict 8th March 2021

This reflection was contributed as a submission for a 2 Star Badge in The Digital Teacher (Adopting)

Give a brief description of your work context and responsibilities, e.g. your teaching background, experience, type of organisation (e.g. FE college, ACL), subject/curriculum you teach/lead, your learners (skills level, any particular inclusion needs, age range of group, size of group)

I currently work at Sheppey College (FE) as program Director bot Business and ICT. I teach on the Level 3 BTEC IT Courses. I have been with Sheppey College for 20 years now and and have been extremely successful in retention and achievement as well as piloting most new innovations in technology, including OneDrive, teams, OneNote and SharePoint. I seem to be the focal point for most... more

How did you use the learning from this module in your teaching context?

I have noted and decided to introduce the learning from this module. I do have a robust system at college but as always, there is room for improvement and development. I have already adapted some of this into my digital teaching and will continue to do so as and when I discover new techniques. Staff, colleagues have all stated that this training I have passed on to them, based on what I have... more

What worked well?

New techniques that I never knew existed. I did actually test these with staff, colleagues and students and asked them for feedback and how things could be improved and what they suggested we could change or develop to make the Digital Teaching more interactive and perhaps reduce some admin time.

What would you do differently next time?

Revisit modules and take into account the new elements I have learned during the time on this particular module and perhaps implement more feedback. There were excellent elements that I did not note and reflect on so this is something I will take on board for my ongoing digital pathway at Sheppey College

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Level 3
Curriculum Area
ICT for practitioners
Remote Collaboration Teams Quizzes

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