Important Information – Enrolment now open for 2022

To qualify for your EPV days* you can select from any of our practical and beneficial suite of courses. The more courses you select, the more EPV days you receive:

  • 1 online course – 3 EPV days entitlement
  • 2 online courses – 4 EPV days entitlement
  • 3 online courses – 5 EPV days entitlement

All our courses are run in accordance with the Department of Education and Skills criteria. Courses begin on Monday, 4th July 2022 and must be completed by Friday, 19th August 2022 at 5.00pm.

Each course requires approximately 20 hours of study. The Discussion forums are facilitated by expert moderators. When you have successfully completed your course you will receive your CPD Certificate.

New for Summer 2022. This year we’re delighted to add courses in the Special Education and  Teaching & Assessment categories. All courses have been updated with updated and fresh content and an easy-to-navigate interface.

Purchasing courses: Courses may be purchased either online or by phone.

  • Each Individual course costs €69
  • Two courses will cost €89
  • Three courses will cost €99

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Click here for a list of Frequently Asked Questions. For further queries, contact our team at [email protected] or 066 712 9828

*All courses subject to approval by the Dept of Education

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FSC2214 Improve Teaching, Learning & Management with tools including Class Dojo & Seesaw

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Gain technical skills to improve Classroom Management and Administration and improve teaching and learning using tools such as Class Dojo, Khan Academy, Seesaw, Starfall and Book Creator.

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This course will introduce you to Technology to Improve Teaching, Learning & Classroom Management, including some of the most powerful websites and apps that primary school teachers can use in their classrooms. You will be taught the basics of setting your class up on these platforms as well as strategies to ensure these technologies have the greatest impact on teaching, learning and classroom management. This course was designed to be useful for teachers working with varying levels of technology infrastructure. You will be encouraged to make your learning more meaningful by applying it to your own setting.

 

 

COURSE DETAILS 

  • Target Audience: Primary school teachers who want to utilise a range of technology, websites and apps to improve teaching, learning and classroom management
  • Equipment Required: All our courses are accessible through PC, Laptop, iPad, Tablet and Mobile devices. Internet access required with broadband speeds recommended
  • Prerequisites or Requirements: Suitable for all primary school teachers. You do not need any prior experience with digital learning
  • Duration: All Flúirse Online Teacher Summer Courses are available from July 4th- August 19th.  Each course requires approximately 20 hours of training and engagement
  • Course Fee: €69 (also available as part of a 2 course 4-EPV Day bundle for €89 or 3 Course 5-EPV Day bundle for €99)
  • EPV Days: This course is worth 3 EPV days (also available as part of a 2 course 4-EPV Day bundle or 3 Course 5-EPV Day bundle)
  • Support: Our team are available to support you throughout your training by phone, email, online chat, course forums and social media
  • Our Guarantee: No risk guarantee, if your not happy with your course for any reason within 21 days of enrollment we will issue you a full refund
  • Questions/ More Information: Call us now on 066 712 9828 or e-mail [email protected]

 

COURSE LAYOUT

 

Module 1 – Why use technology In the Primary school classroom?

  • Introduction
  • Technology in Modern Society
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Technology in Education
  • Irish Policy’s Vision for Digital Learning
  • Digital Learning and Pedagogy
  • Digital Learning and SSE

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Module 2 – Technology to Improve Classroom Management and Administration

  • Current best practice in classroom management;
  • Class Dojo and how it can be used for classroom management and home-school communication;
  • Getting the Most from Class Dojo
  • Apple Classroom as a tool for classroom management;
  • The benefits of digital portfolios in the primary classroom;
  • Seesaw as a powerful platform for the use of digital portfolios; 

Module 3 – Technology to Improve Teaching and Learning in Numeracy

  •  Review of the Theory Behind the Use of Digital Tools in the Teaching of Numeracy
  •  Introduction to the Features of Khan Academy in the Teaching of Numeracy
  • Getting the Most from Khan Academy
  • Seesaw as a Tool for Teaching Numeracy
  • Simple Digital Math Games to Improve Numeracy
  • Sample lesson

 

Module 4 – Technology to Improve Teaching and Learning in Literacy

  • Review of the Theory Behind the Use of Digital Tools in the Teaching of Literacy 
  • Starfall as a tool for teaching early literacy;
  • Seesaw as a tool for teaching literacy;
  • Seesaw as a platform for a class blog;
  • Book Creator as a tool in the writing process;
  • Toontastic 3D as a storytelling tool; 

Module 5 – Technology to Improve Teaching and Learning in SESE (Social, Environmental and Scientific Education)

  • Digital tools in the teaching of SESE;
  • World Book as a tool for research;
  • Using Zoom and Virtual Tours to Transform Research
  • Google Maps Treks for virtual tours;
  • Seesaw in the teaching of SESE;
  • Kahoot as an assessment tool; 

FURTHER QUESTIONS OR MORE INFORMATION?

  • Please review our Frequently Asked Questions section here or contact our Summer Course support team directly at [email protected]