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EdTech: Overcoming technical restriction on resources found online

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This module looks at how to overcome or find ways around some of the technical compatibility issues you can encounter when searching for resources on the web to use with learners.

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Aim

The module shows you how to overcome technical barriers to using resources found online.

Objective

After completing this module, you will be able to:

- Overcome the main constraints on materials found online for incorporation into learning resources
- Find ways make sources and resources usable with learners.

Digital Teaching Professional Framework

This module covers the EdTech component - A1 : Planning and looking for information - how can technology best support your planning?

  • Formulate appropriate search strategies to identify digital resources for teaching and learning.
  • Select suitable digital resources for teaching and learning, considering the specific learning context and learning objective.
  • Critically evaluate the credibility and reliability of digital sources and resources.
  • Consider possible restrictions to the use or re-use of digital resources (e.g. copyright, file type, technical requirements, legal provisions, accessibility).
  • Assess the usefulness of digital resources in addressing the learning objective, the competence levels of the learner group as well as the teaching approach chosen.
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