Using Technology in RE

Nationally recognised as the leading figure in using Technology to enhance the teaching of RE, Paul Hopkins has again been to Edge Hill to show our final Year Undergraduate and Postgraduate students some exciting ways of integrating technology in their teaching.

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I thought it was very good.  Some great ideas to use in the classroom. -Adam

Paul firmly rooted all he talked about in  a thorough understanding of pedagogy.  Technology should be used only when it will enhance the teaching of RE.

RE IT pedagogy

That said he was able to demonstrate a number of great way of using ipads and other technology in the classroom.  QR codes, Aurasma and Nearpod were but a few of the apps which students got to use during the day.

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The students ended the day by using the ipads to create little films of a religious story!