There is an App for That! Exploring the Best Apps for Teaching and Student Learning

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There is an App for That! Exploring the Best Apps for Teaching and Student Learning

A 1 Week ERASMUS+ Teacher Training Course about the use of APP in Education;  

SUGGESTED COMPUTER PROFICIENCY: INTERMEDIATE

Description

This course has been created for teachers who want to integrate educational apps into their teaching practice. Apps are an essential part of the 21st century classroom and provide many opportunities for higher level thinking in classrooms. 

Participants will discover some of the most popular and practical educational apps for teaching and student learning across a wider range of subjects.  They will learn how to properly integrate these apps in the classroom as a tool to support their learning.  Participants will also learn the concept of app smashing and how it can enhance their teaching and student learning.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to confidently integrate a variety of apps into their lesson plans.  They will have a greater understanding of app integration in both academic and non-academic settings as well as be able to use app smashing in projects.

Guided city tours and 1 full day cultural excursion will also be part of the programme. 

Find out our upcoming confirmed courses here.

Learning Outcomes

  • How to use different educational apps in class, providing students with the best learning experience. 
  • Acquiring a general overview about the many educational possibilities of using educational apps and the motivational dimension brought to the classroom when using them. 
  • Being able to choose the most suitable ones according to students’ needs. 
  • Mastery of social Media Apps. 
  • Games and Quiz Apps. 
  • Apps to foster students’ creativity. 
  • Studying Techniques Apps. 
  • Apps to structure information, to better analyze, comprehend, synthesize, recall and generate new ideas.

Target audience

  • Teachers (primary, secondary, vocational, adult, special needs);
  • Teacher trainers;
  • Careers officers;
  • Headteachers;
  • Principals;
  • Managers of schools.

Details, locations and dates

  • Price: 480€
  • Activities included: if not otherwise specified all courses includes at least one city guided tour and one full day excursion.
  • Lessons are from Monday to Saturday, if not stated otherwise.
  • Class Schedule: class activities will take place in Morning (9 – 13:45) or in the Afternoon (14:00 – 18:45).

Next courses in Florence

  • 2-7 September 2019
  • 7-12 October 2019
  • 4-9 November 2019
  • 2-7 December 2019
  • 6-11 January 2020
  • 3-8 February 2020
  • 2-7 March 2020
  • 6-11 April 2020
  • 4-9 May 2020
  • 1-6 June 2020
  • 6-11 July 2020
  • 3-8 August 2020

Next courses in Dublin

  • 16-21 September 2019
  • 21-26 October 2019
  • 18-23 November 2019
  • 16-21 December 2019
  • 20-25 January 2020
  • 17-22 February 2020
  • 16-21 March 2020
  • 20-25 April 2020
  • 18-23 May 2020
  • 15-20 June 2020
  • 20-25 July 2020
  • 17-22 August 2020

Next courses in Barcelona

  • 26-31 August 2019
  • 30 September - 5 October 2019
  • 28 October - 2 November 2019
  • 25-30 November 2019
  • 30 December - 4 January 2020
  • 27 January - 1 February 2020
  • 24-29 February 2020
  • 30 March - 4 April 2020
  • 27 April - 2 May 2020
  • 25-30 May 2020
  • 29 June - 4 July 2020
  • 27 July - 1 August 2020

Not a EU teacher? This course is for you too!

Our courses are designed to fit the Erasmus+ program of the European Union, but are available also for teachers from all non EU countries.

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Reviews about this course

In this course many very helpful apps and programs have been explained that will enrich my school life. the contents were conveyed very clearly understandable, thank you very much!

Esther Wolz

It was a very well organized course. I learn about all the current innovation of the ICT apps in the classroom and school

Eleni Vliora

It was a fun, interactive and very interesting training. Our teacher was passionate, attentive and available.

Marina Bohbot

Best Teacher Training Course I’ve ever completed

Susanna Zülch

Germany

Every teacher should have a chance to have such experience of learning, sightseeing and meeting great people. Thank you!

Małgorzata Szwabowicz

Poland

Best teacher Training Course I’ve ever completed

Susanna Zülch

Germany
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