A practical approach to Digital in Education for Educators
Tel4Education is a product that addresses a gap in ICT education for educators expected to facilitate teaching and learning in a digital environment.
The program intends to train educators as Trainers of Trainees (ToT) in a five module blended program, grounding them in practical digital in education facilitated by a community of practice.
"Educators in Africa have qualified in a system that positions learners as passive receivers of knowledge and the challenge today is to prepare teachers to utilize different methods of teaching" (Stutchbury et al, 2019).
- Is the project funded yet?
No. The project is fundraising to support the development of content and systems and implementation of the phases.
- Who is it for?
The TEL4Education primarily targets educators at primary and secondary levels. However, it is relevant for all educators including educators at higher education.
- How does it work?
The training program is blended with physical appearances and online learning. The implementation of the program is based in a community of practice. This means the trained facilitators will conduct training of others at institutional level.