Society for International Education
iEARN Centre, Pakistan
SIE/iEARN Professional Development Program
January-June 2016 - Karachi
Workshop Title: Learning and Sharing through Animation
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Date: Saturday, 26th March, 2016
Focused participants: All subject teachers of primary and middle school level
The two major approaches to use media and technology in Education are to learn from technology and to learn with technology. The first approach, to learn ‘from’ technology is referred to be more instructional based, while the second approach that is to learn ‘with’ technology uses cognitive tools for analyzing, accessing and interpreting information, organizing their personal knowledge, and express their ideas.
Animation is one of the techniques that can be used effectively at any age level and with any subjects including Science, Social Studies, Math and Language Arts. It teaches students a variety of skills, from teamwork, to problem solving, critical thinking, and more. It's a new and innovative way to make learning fun and provide students with immediate satisfaction and a sense of achievement.
Objectives of the Training
During the workshop sessions, participants will: