Alex Powney
24th September 2020

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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 have taught in a range of teaching settings, including FE college, community education and training providers teaching maths, English, ESOL, ICT and employability. I currently work in offender learning teaching ICT.

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

One area was the idea of implementing technology failures into the teaching. This is part of the Essential Digital Skills, and so is a great way for me to embed this in the learning in preparation for the introduction of EDS in the secure estate. At first it seemed OTT to see that the example said how wonderful the teacher felt about technology letting them down, but I can see how this can be... more

What worked well?

I have not been able to use this as yet, as I am still unable to teach face to face due to COVID19 restrictions

What would you do differently next time?

Again this will be reviewed when I am able to teach face to face.

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Problem Solving Technology

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