During my eTwinning years, since 2006, I have stumbled on, learned and seen a lot of digital tools being used. Working with eTwinning is a life long learning and one of the great benefits. All the tools I have come across in one way or another I have out together in a blog. Feel free to use it as you please. You find a glossary for ICT work in School, a lot of information about netiquette, a lot of different social tools, tools specific for certain subjects and a lot more stoff. I hope you enjoy it as much as I am. I have not used them all but I have used a lot of them and/or seen others use it. A Digital Toolbox to enhance learning
Leadership & Planning: Plan A school in theinitialstage will be the one that has a basic ICT plan. To become aenabledschool, it will be necessary a plan developed by Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) Team, and a teacher, or group of teachers, with responsibilities and a leadership for that plan. The school will becomeconfidentif it has a comprehensive TEL plan and is integrated in school's plan. plan. The development of the plan is led by principal/ICT co-ordinating teacher/TEL Team with all teachers contributing and whole school acceptance. There is a designated ICT co-ordinating teacher with clearly defined duties and responsibilities. Finally, the school will becomematurewhen the teachers implement the TEL plan in their daily work. The teachers and the students are involved in innovative and exemplary practice.
Leadership & Planning: Vision A school in the initial stage will be the one that mainly focuses in ICT equipment. To become a enabled school, it will be necessary a plan developed by Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) Team. The school will become confident if the TEL vision is integrate into the whole school vision. Finally, the school will become mature when the TEL vision is wide ranging and shared by all stakeholders, and it is actively tested through the student learning experience.
Any school that applies to become a certified digital school, needs to pass the validation process. In this video you can see how: If you want to be a validator, just go to this website: http://digitalschools.academy/