Using ICT in the Teaching of History

Transition Training Session 2

Author: Terry Haydn. Web Editor: Simon Brown, 15th March 2011

Dr. Haydn stressed that one of the roles of ICT in the history classroom is to develop pupils' information literacy - to make them more discerning about what they read and what they watch. This includes challenging the popular pupil perception that the internet is the fount of all truth and wisdom.