Digital bible study
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 13

Digital Bible Study PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 53 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Digital Bible Study. Creatively considering methods for the sake of the learner Martin Spriggs WELS Chief Technology Officer www.wels.net/jump/technology (Presentations & Resources folder). And you are?. Name, position, congregation What do you hope to learn?

Download Presentation

Digital Bible Study

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Digital bible study

Digital Bible Study

Creatively considering methods for the sake of the learner

Martin Spriggs

WELS Chief Technology Officer

www.wels.net/jump/technology

(Presentations & Resources folder)


And you are

And you are?

  • Name, position, congregation

  • What do you hope to learn?

  • What experience do you have with digital learning?


New things are scary

New things are … scary


Defining electronic learning

Defining Electronic Learning

  • Web 2.0 is linking people … how?

  • Computer-enhanced learning

  • Distance or blended

  • Web-based delivery & collaborative tools

    • Wikis

    • Blogs

    • Chats

    • Discussion Boards

  • Mobile learning

  • Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_learning


Shift in teacher role

Shift in Teacher Role

  • Becomes

  • Influencer & role model of class culture

  • Connect with students in a personal way

  • Moderator of discussions & activities to lead students to learning goals

WasThe source of knowledge


What is it

What Is It?

  • Example 1: Christ Our Savior, Columbia TN

    • http://www.coslutheran.com

    • Advantages: Low Tech, Simple

    • Disadvantages: Does not engage the learner or capture/share knowledge


What is it1

What Is It?

  • Example 2: Bethlehem Lutheran, Menomonee Falls WI

    • www.bethlehem-wels.org

    • http://groups.google.com/group/Bethlehem-conversion?lnk=srg

    • Advantages: Simple, Free

    • Disadvantages: Not Stand Alone, One Dimensional


What is it2

What Is It?

  • Example 3: Our Savior Lutheran, Grafton WI

    • http://web.mac.com/dienerd/iWeb/Creation/Welcome.html

    • Advantages: Easy to use tools, graphically pleasing

    • Disadvantages: Requires some setup, Mac and .Mac account


What is it3

What Is It?

  • Example 4: WELS Web Hosting Tool Based

    • Grace Lutheran Sample Site

    • Advantages: Integrated with existing congregation website, multiple tools

    • Disadvantages: Need to be using the program


What is it4

What Is It?

  • Example 5: WELS.net University

    • http://www.wels.net/university/moodle/course/view.php?id=77

    • Advantages: System designed for online learning, low cost, MLC graduates will be familiar with it

    • Disadvantages: Can be overwhelming


What is it5

What Is It?

  • Example 6: Good Shepherd, West Allis WI

    • www.gsls.com

    • Advantages: Prepackaged Content, Simple To Use

    • Disadvantages: Some Cost, Light Interactivity


Key points to remember

Key Points To Remember

  • “Lecture style” will not work in a virtual world

  • Creating a virtual classroom is more work than creating a real one

  • “Engage” the learner

  • Consider blended to start


Questions

Questions?

?


  • Login