Society for International Education
SIE Training Centre, Pakistan
SIE Professional Development Program-2016
Workshop Title: Online Collaborative Learning in Education
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Focused participants: All subject teachers of primary and middle school level,Trainee/Pre-Service teachers, Subject
Collaborative learning is an umbrella term for a variety of educational approaches, involving joint intellectual effort by students, or students and teachers together. iEARN Online Projects are based on collaborative learning strategies, designed to engaging students in meaningful technology based learning opportunities.
The workshop will focus on importance of online collaborative learning in education. During workshop, the participants will discuss strategies of collaborative learning and explore ways to implement them in teaching and learning through iEARN Online Collaborative Projects and other SIE projects that involve global collaboration.
The iEARN online projects are a 21st Century pioneering model for engaging students in meaningful technology based learning opportunities. iEARN Online projects have great potentials to enhance students’ expressions, language skills and understanding of the world. iEARN projects presents an opportunity to work with students of this digital society to engage in discussions and dialogue on common issues and those related to one’s culture with peers and experts globally.
The iEARN Collaboration Space and steps to get involved in iEARN projects will be shared.