What does teaching with technology mean to me? To me, teaching with technology involves the development of my approaches that includes four major modules: the course content, the coach, the students and the technology implements. After over thirty years of teaching, I felt bored with my traditional technics and wanted to find some inspiration, as […]
Halina’s English Academy Welcome to Halina’s Conversational English online course A bit about me. I have been teaching languages for over 40 years. I taught Polish as a foreign language in traditional settings at the Wroclaw University of Technology for about 41 years. I have been teaching English to speakers of other languages for […]
Six ways to boost classroom participation: Part Four – Improve your questioning technique. Communication skills….
The Six Thinking Hats – Teaching How to Think. According to de Bono, the brain is wired to think in a predictable pattern based on our experiences and preconceptions. The Thinking Hats tool challenges the brain to think outside of these patterns and forces it to analyze issues from an entirely different perspective. This represents […]
10 reasons teachers do NOT use education technology.
Teacher professional learning and development for a future-oriented education system – a “wicked problem”?. Abstract In this presentation we present some initial findings from a research project designed to explore the kinds—and level—of support a group of teachers needed to experience the “step change” in thinking that (we argue) they need to become “future-oriented” educators. […]
Halina OstankowiczBazan – eLearning Industry. ICELW 2015 brings together researchers and practitioners from around the world, welcoming anyone with an interest in the uses of technology to improve performance. The ICELW 2015 program will explore a broad spectrum of topics relating to e-learning in the workplace and the use of technology to improve job performance. […]