Course Description

Padlet is a popular brainstorming tool that can be used during F2F & online learning. What most educators don't know is that this technology is extremely versatile as an individual or collaborative tool. The Padlet technology has the capacity to utilise this tool in all subject areas for posting information, brainstorming, creating timelines, mapping, group/collaborative work and so much more. This course will help you to explore this technology and learn how to use it in a variety of classroom scenarios.

Audience

Educators in all areas; leadership and presenters.

Teaching Standards

2.6.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Information and Communication Technology (ICT):  Use effective teaching strategies to integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs to make selected content relevant and meaningful.

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning.

Do you teach in NSW? If so, this is relevant to you:

Completing Padlet - The Most Versatile Classroom Collaborative Tool will contribute 6 hours of NSW Education Standards Education Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum/Early Years Learning Framework, addressing standard descriptors 3.5.3 from the Australia Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

 

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: What is Padlet?

    • Padlet Overview

    • Padlet - Introduction

    • How to Use Padlet

    • Padlet - Now it's your turn

  • 2

    Module 2: Padlet - Digital Versatility

    • Searching Inside Padlet

    • Adding images, video and audio

    • Using the Map Layout

    • Using the Map - Your Turn

    • Screen Recording

    • Padlet.Sharescreen

    • Your turn

  • 3

    Module 3: Benefits for All Students

    • Padlet in the Curriculum

    • Padlet in the Curriculum - Where are you?

    • Strategies

    • Diverse Students

    • Safety, Security and Sharing

    • Research in this Area

  • 4

    Module 4: A Few Extras

    • Project Based Learning OR Inquiry Based Learning

    • Curriculum Ideas

    • Activity - Your Turn

  • 5

    Course Feedback

    • Please take a few minutes to give us your feedback

Presenter

Karina Barley

Karen Barley (PhD) is an internationally recognised educational consultant specialising in the needs of children with autism and their families. She has over 25 years of expertise as an educator, private one-on-one consultant, course developer and educational technology specialist. Karena is especially successful connecting with children who have autism and creating behavioural, sensory and educational strategies that help children reach their full potential. Her highly personable style, combined with extensive research, knowledge and firsthand experience of the needs of children with autism, makes her extremely effective and innovative in tailoring individual solutions for families and their schools. Using new and existing approaches Karen integrates her pioneering work with iPad technology to create differentiated educational programs where children with autism can consistently experience success while learning.In addition, Ms Barley is an accomplished and engaging, sought-after public speaker and teacher trainer. She has shared her significant insights and knowledge on such subjects as, Technology in Education, Technology and Autism, Autism Awareness, 21st Century Learning, Technology and Curriculum Development and other subjects in the United States, Australia and as a keynote guest speaker for international face to face and online conferences.

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