NORTH WALES (RUTHIN) - Google for Education & Hwb Tools


Target GroupPrimary Teachers


18 June 2018
Price: £ 216.00
Venue: Ruthin Castle Hotel, Castle Street, Ruthin, LL152NU
Time: 9 am for 9:30 start
Cost of course is £180 plus VAT

 With the exciting news that Google for Education tools are soon to be introduced into the Hwb platform, get hands-on and discover what these can offer the learning and teaching in your school.

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.