NORTH WALES (Ruthin) A Rookies Guide to Implementing the DCF


Target GroupPrimary Teachers


06 March 2018
Price: £ 216.00
Venue: Ruthin Castle Hotel Castle Street LL15 2NU
Time: 9.00am coffee and registration for a 9.30 start
Cost of course is £180 plus VAT
This course is aimed at supporting the non-ICT specialist primary classroom teacher. The course will focus on providing them with a better understanding of the DCF, along with a chance to get 'hands-on' and develop their skills and confidence in using digital tools that are freely available to all schools in Wales - Just2easy and Microsoft Office 365.  

Course Provider: Gareth Morgan

Gareth's primary school teaching career began in 1996, then in 2003 he joined Newport LA as ICT curriculum improvement adviser.For almost 12 years he has worked across south Wales providing advice, support and training in the use of ICT as a curriculum subject, and also in it's effective use across the curriculum to schools.

He has an MSc in eLearning and is an ICT Mark assessor for NAACE. Gareth was also previously employed by the Welsh Government as their ICT subject adviser, where he worked closely on what it means for pupils to be digital competent or literate. He was a past member of the National Digital Learning Council (NDLC), a body which provides advice to the Welsh Government on the use of technology to support learning and teaching, and also part of the group that produced the influential, "Find it, make it, use it, share it: learning in digital Wales" report.

Gareth has a strong interest in the effective use of 'cloud technologies' such as Google Apps for Education or Office 365, along with social learning platforms to improve collaboration and communication at all levels.