Tag Archives: Teaching from home

Making The Most Of Live Online Learning Sessions – Loom Presentation by Joanne Miles

I have been talking to teachers recently about how we make the most of live online learning sessions with students and so here are some thoughts on that hot topic: https://www.loom.com/share/763a1a73e3b14ef5b7d1d09014d1d846 And here is the slide presentation to download: MakingTheMostOfLiveOnlineLearningSessions.JoanneMiles.2ndJuly2020

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Blended Learning: Principles, Pointers and Practices for Teachers

Free online training course on blended learning: https://set.et-foundation.co.uk/news-events/blogs-and-articles/set-news/free-online-blended-learning-course-now-available/   James Kieft on how COVID-19 could alter the way we plan for learning and deliver lessons next year: http://james-thinks-its-worth-a-look.blogspot.com   What is blended learning? https://www.panopto.com/blog/what-is-blended-learning/ https://ictevangelist.com/top-5-tools-blended-learning/   Three principles for designing … Continue reading

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Pandemic Pedagogy: Questions For Exploring TLA Practices In The Virtual Realm 080520

As teachers develop new ways of working in virtual spaces with learners throughout the COVID-19 outbreak, I am hearing conversations starting about the nature of pandemic pedagogy. For many teachers it has been a complex and challenging journey to bring … Continue reading

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Harnessing Technology For Learning In The Pandemic: Research And Reflections

How can we ensure that our pandemic pedagogy harnesses technology for great learning? This Is Emergency Remote Teaching, Not Just Online Teaching These are not normal teaching and learning conditions. What we are experiencing now is emergency remote teaching and … Continue reading

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The trouble with technology: Overcoming the challenges of distance teaching and remote working

Tackling the challenges of remote teaching and learning Is it fundamentally impossible to get remote learning to work as well as classroom-based learning? Are there things we could do to improve it that we are not doing? Plenty of food for … Continue reading

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How are we doing with supporting staff in the coronavirus pandemic? Reflection questions for TLA Coaches and Advanced Practitioners

 TLA Coaches and Advanced Practitioners have been working hard all over the sector to support teachers during the transition to teaching from home in the FE sector of the UK. The Easter break is now creating a natural pause point and … Continue reading

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Are you now managing a team of teachers remotely? Useful reading on management skills, approaches and strategies that help

As a freelance trainer, consultant and coach in the Further Education sector of the UK, I have many contacts who are in management roles, managing teams of teachers in their organisation. In conversations over the last week, I have noticed … Continue reading

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Coaching in a Crisis: Toolkit for Coaches and Advanced Practitioners

I work as a freelance trainer and coach in the Further Education sector in the UK and since the onset of the pandemic have been having conversations with many coaches working in that context and grappling to support staff as … Continue reading

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Making the transition to teaching and learning at home

For Teachers: Teaching from home  Teaching and Learning Blog One: Going Digital https://t.co/R6Z8ywFZ5h?amp=1   Using Rosenshine’s Principles to re-think your delivery for the online setting by Mark Enser https://www.tes.com/news/coronavirus-5-point-model-deliver-online-learning Lots of helpful resources from IRIS Connect for adapting to teaching … Continue reading

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