To improve the interactive learning process in schools using the aid of technology, Pengage Technologies Limited, a dynamic information and communications company is organizing digital training sessions to empower teachers with the required skills to promote education in secondary schools. The e-learning program known as e4engage creates an audio visual experience for teachers in all subjects taught in secondary schools.
According to Head Business Operations of Pengage Technologies, Simeon OgunnubiNofa, “Digital Technology provides numerous tools that teachers can use in and out of classrooms to enhance student learning. The major challenge however is the lack of digital skills by the teachers and the inability to utilize the tools for maximum improvement on their jobs. This training will empowerteachers in finding creative ways to integrate digital technology in their classes”
Participating schools will have their teachers taken through a digital course module that includes WordPress, Microsoft office 365, Articulate 360 (e-learning), Canva and the use of Adobe Illustrator.Participants will also have access to free wifi to use online tools, free software installation and digital manuals.
TheWordpress, enables teachers to organize resources that students need in class such as creating syllabus, assignments, online quizzes, grading tools and a means for discussion and document sharing. The e-learning platform will also help students learn at will to individualize their educational programme. While the use of interactive board will enable the students use high resolution photographs, diagrams and videos to augment text and verbal lecture contents.
The training will further promote teaching ideals in line with twenty first century learning and interaction process.
“Teaching and learning should be exciting. That is what we intend to inculcate with this training ensuring that teachers find it easier to teach while the students find it easier to learn. With many students owning mobile phones, it provides them access to the resources they need to grow and develop with good mental capacity.” Ogunnubi Concluded
Pengageis an innovative company with core competence in web/mobile application, development, deployment and implementation.