TEACH BIG Online Workshop

Four B.Ed. students of IIERD along with five teaching faculties got the unique opportunity to be a part of the five day TEACH BIG online workshop on Tech Tools for Teaching and Learning conducted online from 3/08/200 to 7/08/2020 by Peet Memorial Training College, Kerala for all the teachers and teacher aspirants from all over India. The five-day workshop recorded an overwhelming registration of more than 1610 participants. The resource person of the workshop was Mr. Ajith Kumar C, Asst. Professor, School of Education, IGNOU, New Delhi.
The workshop was conducted in online mode and was supported with online discussions and daily assignments for the participants. The various topics covered during this five-day workshop included sessions on Online Teaching with the use of various teaching platforms and tech tools such as Zoom, Google Meet, Google Classroom, Moodle, OBS Studio, Whiteboard , MSOffice, Canva, Audacity, Screencast-o-matic, Open Shot, H5P, Animaker, Google Form, Kahoot, Blogger, Tumblr, etc. Given the digital transformation countries around the world are going through, learning these tech tools was a much coveted differentiator for the teacher aspirants to stand out from the crowd and invest in a better and brighter teaching career.
At the end of the workshop, e-certificates were issued to all the participants who successfully submitted the assignments provided during the entire workshop. The five-day workshop was a wonderful and enriching experience for the participating students of IIERD as it helped them enrich their existing skillset through the value addition of tech skills.