DIGITAL TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SCHOOLS

Digital Tehnology has changed the world of teaching and learning. It can be play an important role of your child’s education and their teaching learning skills. With the help of digital technology, we used to connect with others easily, learn new skills and pursue their interest further than has ever been possible. New technologies or we can say in other words, Digital Technology means learning anywhere and anytime. With the help of this technology, you can easily access to a huge number of online resources and tools. This technology maintains a good relationship between schools, students, parents, and communities. So, Schools choose this technology and for the betterment of the school and their students.

  • How they use technology?
  • What is best for their students and the school community?
This can range from a traditional computer suite in a separate classroom to mobile devices and wireless internet across the school. Schools don’t have to use WiFi but access to digital technologies is increasingly important to enable students to gain the skills they need to live and work in the digital world.

 

Why we use Digital Technology?

Digital Technology is everywhere, it is tied up in almost every part of our human life. It affects how we shop, socialize, connect, play, and most importantly learn. With their great and increasing presence in our lives, it only makes sense to have mobile technology in the classroom. Yet there are some schools that are delaying this imminent future of using technology in the classroom as the valuable learning tool it is.
  • Content Delivery / Revision
  • Managing learning and resources
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Sense of Cohurt
  • Variety of teaching and learning preferences
  • Formative and Summative Assessment

How does this help?

It allows students more control of their own learning. It also helps for teachers allow lectures to guide more and teaching less. With the help of digital technology, students help to build up their knowledge and become a part of the teaching process. It can provide some really engaging learning experiences. Teachers can have scaffolding and teaching notes. It means that a variety of instructional techniques used to move students progressively toward stronger understanding and, ultimately, greater independence in the learning process.
When members of an inclusive learning community work together as equals to assist students to succeed in the classroom. This may be in the form of lesson planning with the special needs child in mind, or co-teaching a group or class. The above statement states a true fact of Collaboration can be very well supported. The student can be identified more quickly at own risk.

Technology in Teaching /Learning

With the help of this technology, our world has totally changed. We need to ensure our young people can be confident, creative, connected and actively involved lifelong learners. By the end of 2016, all schools will have the technology available to provide high-quality, fast internet access for teaching and learning. This is enabling the wireless technologies, cloud based applications and mobile devices (like tablets and laptops) to be used in classrooms and gives our students access to a wealth of online content, applications and connections to global expertise to enhance learning. The reasons for using technology in an education:-
  • It provides opportunities for more leaner-centered instructions.
  • It permits instructions to be contextualized.
  • It allows students to explore, make mistakes and learn from errors.
  • It leads to more active and interactive modes of instructions.
  • Their results naturally in greater collaboration, cooperation and small work group.

What reasons, today’s students need technology in the classroom?

  • They will help prepare students for their future careers, which will inevitably include the use of wireless technology.
  • It is a great way to reach diversity in learning styles for classroom students.
  • It gives students the chance to interact with their classmates more by encouraging collaboration.
  • They help the teachers and prepare students for the real world environment because our nation becomes increasingly more technology-dependent. It becomes even more necessary that to be successful citizens, students must learn to be tech-savvy.
  • Using this technology in education everyday helps students stay engaged.
  • With this technology, the classroom is a happier place. Students are excited about being able to use technology and therefore are more apt to learn.
  • When mobile technology is readily available in the classroom, students are able to access the most up-to-date information quicker and easier than ever before.
  • The traditional passive learning mold is broken. With technology in the classroom the teacher becomes the encourager, advisor, and coach.
    Students become more responsible with the help of technology. It helps students take more control over their own learning.
  • They learn how to make their own decisions and actually think for themselves.
  • A Student can have access to digital textbooks that are constantly updated and often more vivid, helpful, creative, and a lot cheaper than those old heavy books.

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