The Focus on Information Technology (FIT) team has created six new teacher training modules for new (and old) teachers interested in running FIT program. Each video module focuses on an important component of the FIT program and looks to provide useful tips. You may view them in sequential order or view them based upon interest.
1. What is Focus on Information Technology?
FIT Introductory Presentation
Our introductory presentation was created to help teachers discover the importance of ICT in education and how the FIT program works.
A quick overview for teachers interested in implementing the FIT program and ICT in education.
2. How to Implement the FIT program
Teacher Resource Guide
Understand the FIT program, learn how you can get FIT in your school, and what resources are available to you.
3. What are the Crosswalk Documents?
FIT Program Transition Document
An introductory document that outlines the new revisions made to the FIT program based upon the revised FIT competencies. Please note: this will only affect British Columbia, Alberta, and Ontario – all other provinces have implement the program.
4. Tools and Resources for Educators
5. How to Build a 21st Century Classroom
21st Century Learning Model
Provides an in-depth view of FIT program and discusses the importance of 21st century learning in our education system.
6. How to Teach Technology to Girls
FIT Program Gender Review Report
Produced by ICTC, this “gender-based” analysis focused on the needs and circumstances of girls in high school that might affect their decision to participate in the Focus on Information Technology program. Prepared by Heather Smith