Useful Links

Useful resources to help your school stay informed and prepared, the focus being on quality of remote learning and education in general.

 

Look up this free downloadable ebook entitled: 9 Big Questions Schools Must Answer To Avoid Going "Back to Normal"  (Because 'Normal' Wasn't That Great To Begin With)

 https://bigquestions.institute/9-questions/ 

 

We love the practical tips and advice that CloudEd shares within the Edtech space. Take a look at their great resources especially the article on strategies for hybrid and remote teaching.

https://us12.campaign-archive.com/?u=1a3826dad0d081fc4bd7a3baa&id=75c751c461

 

Google Tools for Educators by Alister Payne - 21 September 2020 - Webinar recording

Alister Payne, the CEO of Cloud Education Solutions, talks about the Google Suite i.e. all the Google Tools, available to schools. The purpose of the session was to provide an overview of the Google Suite toolset and to provide teaching and learning examples of Gmail, Drive, Docs, Slides, Drawings, Forms, and Classroom for the IQAA mentors. All of this would be interlaced with his own personal journey.

 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1aTwydTqhj9XFFre1lvIJMP8fKx27Wfxq/view?usp=sharing

 

Quality Assurance of Remote/Online Learning by Ronel Blom - 1 September 2020 - Webinar recording

 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ty5Xu9Zn3jlGOGIoYBU0Alp1BE7EZrpg/view?usp=sharing

 

Remote Learning and Technology by Ronel Blom - 25 August 2020 - Webinar recording

Dr Ronel Blom dean of Regent Business School (Online University) presented two webinars to IQAA mentors across South Africa, focussing on remote learning in South Africa during the COVID Pandemic and how universities and schools adjusted to the new way of teaching and learning.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OJoejUEggT5V5pm1QxTOa9UHZEdG_gbS/view?usp=sharing

 

Eight Strategies to Improve Participation in your Virtual Classroom

https://www.edutopia.org/article/8-strategies-improve-participation-your-virtual-classroom

 

Making Time for Reflective Practice

https://www.edutopia.org/article/making-time-reflective-practice

 

Education in times of crisis and implication of school closure for teachers and learners

https://my.chartered.college/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/CCTReport070520_FINAL.pdf

 

Disruptive Times, Disruptive Education - how educators can support students and parents to maintain focus and learning

EduTech Webinar link: https://terrapinn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UFSM1PRWSZuWMAl051RYYQ

 

Quality Education for All during COVID 19 Crisis

https://hundred-cdn.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/report/file/15/hundred_spotlight_covid-19_digital.pdf

 

 What does remote instructional leadership look like during a Pandemic?      

 https://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/finding_common_ground/2020/05/what_does_virtual_instructional_leadership_look_like_during_a_pandemic.html

 

  The Future of Education is Digital and the Future is Now!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QtBa2jqpk4A&authuser=1

 

Technology Providing New Ways to Connect with Learners

https://professionallearning.education.gov.scot/blog/technology-providing-new-ways-to-connect-with-learners/?dm_i=LQE,6X7HZ,20T4HR,RTR70,1

 

Four ways COVID-19 could change how we educate future generations

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/03/4-ways-covid-19-education-future-generations/

  

Global Online Academy - Support and resources for online learning strategies

https://globalonlineacademy.org/covid-19

 

Digital Learning Collaborative - data, information, news, and best practices in digital learning

https://www.digitallearningcollab.com/

 

Distance learning Resource Centre

https://education-reimagined.org/distance-learning-resource-center/

 

The Real Time Curriculum Project - a curated collection of online content to assist educators to engage students in discussions about current events

https://www.realtimecurriculumproject.org/

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