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Technology Supporting Teaching and Learning During Covid-19

Technology Supporting Teaching and Learning During Covid-19

Video Overview

Principal Kevin Ó Raghallaigh describes the role of technology for remote learning and how it supports teaching and learning at school. Select CC and English or Irish for subtitles.


A principal describes how pupils in his school benefit from the use of technology. Pupils use iPads and apps such as Google Slides, Keynote and Numbers to follow the curriculum both at school and when they need to remain at home for various reasons e.g during the pandemic. The school makes use of Zoom and Google Meet to stay connected for remote learning.

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Digital Learning Framework

This video supports the following statements of the Digital Learning Framework (DLF):

Teaching & Learning (1. Learner Outcomes)

  • 1.1 Pupils use appropriate digital technologies to foster active, creative and critical engagement in attaining challenging learning outcomes.

Teaching & Learning (3. Teachers’ Individual Practice)

  • 3.3 The teacher selects and uses teaching approaches appropriate to the learning objective and to pupils’ learning needs.

Teachers are aware of, and purposefully use, a range of digital technologies appropriate to the learning objectives and learning needs of their pupils when designing learning activities.

Visit DL Planning to explore what other areas of the DLF are supported in this video, and to help you to plan for digital learning in your class.

, Post-primary, Gaelcholaiste

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