Many school staff have discovered Canva over the past few years and are delighted by how easy it is to make professional, attractive resources on the site or app. You may already be a Canva convert , using it to create fantastic posters , newsletters etc but are you using all of its functions to the max? There are many things you can do with this fantastic resource that you may not have discovered, designing engaging comic strips or creating impactful, slick videos for that wow moment with your students for example. Canva makes boosting your social media presence a breeze too, including resizing for different formats and adding eye catching moving elements to your posts. All of these amazing resources allow you to extend your reach outside the confines of your classroom or library and actively engage your pupils interest and curiosity.
This course is suitable for both complete beginners and those who are already using Canva.
Bev Humphrey has been a Literacy and digital media Consultant for 11 years after spending 10 years as a school librarian. She worked in an all boys secondary school in South East London and during this time developed a passion for encouraging her students to read and write for pleasure, often using online media to do so. As a consultant Bev has presented at seminars and conferences all over the country for E2BN, Renaissance Learning, CILIP, SLG and SLA amongst others. She fulfils a role as Social Media and Virtual Training Manager for the SLA and also delivers training for Renaissance and Accessit. A self-confessed geek, Bev has been very comfortable online during the past year, hosting many webinars and providing technical support for several virtual conferences. Bev is very happy in this new constantly switched on world and enjoys sharing her knowledge with colleagues to help them make the most of the digital media she loves.