Professional Development of Teachers Table 3. ICT-enabled project
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Table 3. ICT-enabled project

Uses of modules A1-A9

Subject Areas

Pedagogy - Methods

Title of the project as an example

Summary

1

Curriculum
UNESCO-IFIP 93

A1-A4, A5-A7

All

individual - teamwork

Outside Back Cover

Students write a «fourth outside back cover» which is a summary of a book recently read with the purpose of giving others the longing to read it.

2

Young Reporters
for the Environment
(YRE)

A1-A8

Languages, Biology, Chemistry, Economy, Media

teamwork and network of classes

You become what you eat

Students study a current scientific theme. They act as reporters and consult different people.

url: http://tecfa.unige.ch/~lombard/YRE/projet_yre.html

similar: http://www.ac-grenoble.fr/yre

3

European Network of Innovatve Schools

A1-A8

History, Biology, Chemistry, Social Science

teamwork and network of classes

Antartica 2000

Students make weekly reports of an expedition and are able to communicate directly with the participants.

url: http://enis.nls.no/molladammen/antartica_2000.htm

similar: http://www.en.eun.org/menu/enis/

4

Netd@ys

A1-A3, A6-A7

Media, Languages

teamwork - differenciation - student-centered

Multimédia et langues

Students create their own multimdia software to learn a foreign language.

url: http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/multimedia/allemand/

similar: http://www.netdays2000.org/

5

ACOT

A1-A4, A6-A8

Math, Economy, Social Science

teamwork

The Parking Garage Problem

The mayor of our city has called together a task force to come up with a revised schedule of parking rates. Here are the four options of parking rates at the City Centre parking garage.
If you were on the city’s governing board, which option would you choose and why?

url: http://a1232.g.akamai.net/7/1232/51/214891d2400e1e/
www.apple.com/education/k12/leadership/acot/pdf/rpt11.pdf

similar: http://www.apple.com/education/k12/leadership/acot/library.html

6

Web Quest

A1-A3, A6-A8

Arts, Music, History, Social Science

teamwork

The 1920's and its Excesses

Students investigate about the 1920's acting as reporters, editors and publishers.

url: http://wapiti.pvs.k12.nm.us/~Computer/jazzage.htm

similar: http://edweb.sdsu.edu/webquest/9-12matrix.html

7

Village Prologue

A1-A9

History, Social Science, Language, Media, Geography, Math, etc.

individual classes - teamwork - virtual communication

Le Village Prologue

The village is a micro world representing a society in Canada in the last century. It is a virtual community network started in 1987 involving teachers, students, parents, historians, etc.

url: http://prologue.educ.infinit.net/

8

Learning Circles

A1-A8

Social Science, Citiszenship, any related school subject

teamwork and network of classes

Society's Problems

Students get the opportunity to explore problems that confront their community and to work for solutions.

url: http://www.att.com/education/lcguide/sp/sp.html

similar: http://www.att.com/education/lcguide/p.intro/a.intro.html