iTILT partner the British Council has finished the first of two training sessions for teachers at Col.legio Europa in Sant Cugat. There were 43 teachers present for the training session, and after an introduction to the project, we concentrated on helping the teachers use the Hitachi Starboard software based on the guidelines in the iTILT handbook.
Project partners Graham and myself attended a webinar by Barbara Gardner, Learning technologies training coordinator with HE Study Group on Sunday 15th January.
In a very clear presentation packed with tips and tricks for board tools, as well as very concrete lesson ideas, Barbara covered the following points in a little over one hour:
The UK partners have now finished editing their first set of video clips from Llandaff City Church in Wales Primary School and are now preparing for a busy couple of months as they begin video recording and interviewing in both Llandaff City Church in Wales Primary School and also Pencoed Primary School. The UK partners will recommence data collection on the 23rd January 2012 and are looking forward to working with the teachers again to highlight more examples of good use of the IWB.