The role of ICT in enhancing both teaching and learning in classrooms continues to develop, no more so than when in the hands of effective practitioners. This easy-to-use book outlines the many ways in which it can be used, both as a subject, and as a tool to support learning across the curriculum.
Now fully updated to take into account innovations in ICT and the revised National Occupational Standards, ICT for Teaching Assistants looks at the impact of these changes and includes:
With links throughout to the National Occupational Standards for Teaching Assistants at Levels 2 and 3, this accessible book is essential for teaching assistants who wish to develop their confidence in ICT.
1. How we learn and how computers help 2. Including all learners 3. ICT in the curriculum 4. The scope of ICT 5. ICT to communicate 6. Working with data 7. Presenting ideas 8. Developing multimedia skills 9. The opportunities of working online 10. Being safe online 11. Taking control - putting yourself in charge 12. What is good ICT teaching? 13. Health and safety issues 14. Legal knowledge 15. Keeping up to date and getting qualified Appendix 1. Appendix 2. Appendix 3.