First Steps with iPads in the Classroom

iPad Session 1

This hands-on practical session will begin with a look at some examples of good practice, discussing some of the things that are already happening in schools at the leading edge of technology in the classroom, before focusing on the basic aspects of using iPads and how we might begin to use them as a teaching tool.

This session very much considers the pedagogical aspects of the technology, and using mobile devices to support and enhance learning across the curriculum.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for teachers of all subjects, both Primary and Secondary.

What You Will Learn

The workshop will demonstrate:

  • Examples of best practice
  • Using an iPad
  • Creating reflective learning diaries
  • Gathering evidence of learning, and assessment options
  • Examples of teaching processes using iPads
  • Examples of project-led teaching
Note: A limited number of iPads will be supplied, but please bring your own if available