One of the most significant learnings that the pandemic has left us is precisely the incorporation of technologies into the classroom, and the most appropriate methodology to take advantage of digital tools is to be able to complement them with face-to-face classes, thus unifying remote education and hybrid.
Today it becomes essential to have digital platforms to strengthen the pedagogical and emotional bonds necessary for students. The teacher, using an application, software or any digital tool, can monitor and track the tasks or activities that the students do both in the classroom and at home and, of course, offer feedback to the student for the achievement of their objectives. academics.
According to Rosario Rivadeneyra, Designer of Learning Experiences at Beereaders ( www.beereaders.com ), it is timely to recognize that not all teachers or students are familiar with handling a digital tool in class. Therefore, the expert highlights some premises for the use of these platforms to be successful:
- Establish a training program of its benefits and application : the use of an app or platform in class can facilitate the teacher-student bond. Track progress, monitor progress indicators and evaluation.
- Prepare didactic tutorials : audiovisual materials that are useful tools for more autonomous work in class.
- Provide guidance and resolve doubts : facilitate adequate communication channels for teachers, parents and students, resolving all doubts to get the most out of the platform.
Taking the matter of communication and the promotion of reading in children and adolescents, the use of a digital platform would help students to have access to literary and non-literary texts, in this way they will develop reading skills autonomously and, at the same time, their digital skills. “In the classroom, we would encourage analysis and reflection on the texts read, literary conversation and educational projects based on the selected readings. This is how we make possible the coexistence between technology and face-to-face education”, adds the spokeswoman for Beereaders.