EDU 928 Emergent Educational Technologies
Survey emerging technologies that will have applications in the classroom environment. Students will study educational technology integration and the “ed tech” business model and how implementing new technologies will impact the classroom.
[Formerly titled Exploring the New Frontier in Educational Technology.]
A survey of the technologies currently used in classrooms as well as those that will be available in the near future. Students will analyze past classroom technologies and the present "ed tech" business model and how it affects the classroom. Individually applicable rubrics and plans using future technology will be developed and evaluated.
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Discovering the possibilities of future technology in a classroom by reading articles about what is out there for discussion .K.M.
This course was informational from a business/tech aspect side of education.E.M., Language Arts Teacher
This was a great course! Very accessible to all content and grade level teachers.D.M., Language Arts Teacher
I was not entirely sure what to expect with the class. I found class enlightening. I was challenged to think critical how I was using the technology in my class and the kinds of assignments I was giving in class.J.T., Science Teacher
The most valuable part of the course for me was exploring the various and most worthwhile technology that can be utilized in the classroom.M.G.
I will think much more deeply about choosing technology to use in my classroom.A.T., Elementary Teacher
Looking at new technology to purchase this year.C.S.
This course was very valuable for today's tech-infused classroom. The course explores some of the latest technologies but more importantly it provides the tools and knowledge to pick the technology that will work the best for your students.S.S.
I feel it will make me think more about the technology that I use in my class and help me to evaluate it.J.F., Music Teacher
This course will help me to better evaluate educational technologies.R.Y., Elementary Teacher
I will use all of the information learned here.S.B., Math Teacher
Taking this class made me think about all types of technology that is available in education not just what I would think about using with students. I learned a lot about Artificial Intelligence and would not have learned about that on my own.C.P., Special Education Teacher
The relevancy of the information and application to my classroom.J.H.
I learned some very beneficial information that will help me as a future instructional technology specialist!R.Y., Elementary Teacher
Valuable exploration of new technologies and implementation of those technologies in schoolsK.S., Social Studies Teacher