The Enhance Digital Teaching Platform from the Education and Training Foundation (ETF) hosts two fully-subsidised training offers to support teachers and trainers in using educational technology (EdTech) and developing their digital skills. Find out more in our walkthrough video. Transcript available here.
More appropriate for younger learners? Few older learners will access Pinterest/instagram/twitter etc, though maybe we should encourage them to?
Planning for teaching with technology
Anything that can provide a proven framework for developing teaching materials can be at least tried to guage its effectiveness.
Digital well-being for all (Part 2)
Although over 2 years old the Guardian report on what data Google and Facebook hold about you makes interesting reading - perhaps worrying reading to some. It also shows how, by using useful tools such as Google maps and routes and Google docs, a picture of your online life can quickly be assembled.
Who has access to this data?????
Accessibility and the law: Getting it right
Largely applies at the organisational level rather than tutors, but something to consider when adding resources that are to be accessed via the VLE?
Creating content: adapt and edit content
The old adage of don't re-invent the wheel! Unless the content is new to you, then you will have done it before and have resources that may or may not have worked well. In either case it can always be adapted for new learners.