Centre for Education and Technology, IT for Change (http://itforchange.net/education), in collaboration with Vijaya Teachers College, has launched a certificate course on “Integrating ICT in teacher education” for faculty from Bachelors of Education programs in colleges of Bengaluru. The course is offered in a blended mode, with learning through workshops complemented with interactions on the Moodle
Learning Management System, over a six month period.
This is the first course to be offered for pre-service teacher education based on the Indian National ICT Curriculum, which combines the development of ICT competencies to strengthen professional capacities of teachers and to effectively use ICT tools and devices in teaching-learning. The course is developed only using Open Educational Resources and is accessible on the Moodle Learning Management System, maintained by IT for Change.