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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I liked the course a lot. The material was relevant and caused me to think on a deeper level.G.S., Tech Specialist
I really liked the way we created a rubric, then the pitch, then assessed based on our rubric. I would like to try something like that with my students.C.F., Language Arts Teacher
This course helped me to evaluate technology from a different perspective. Making decisions on what kind of technology will best fit in our district needs to be based on a well thought-out plan.T.S.
It will help me utilize technology in a more impactful mannerH.M., Elementary Teacher
I learned a lot about choosing edtech for my school and classroom.C.F., Language Arts Teacher
The course was very beneficial for enlightening me to the new technology out there waiting to be tried. I hadn't heard of most of the technology mentioned so it was nice to get acquainted with some of their features and their possibilities in the classroom.K.P., Science Teacher
I thought it was helpful to look at the new technologies available and also to think about why some are more likely to be seen in schools vs. others.A.B., Music Teacher
I will definitely use more technology with my students.S.L., Math Teacher
Very helpful and informative course.G.D., Tech Specialist
Creating a pitch to dive into a meaningful piece of technology was helpful since I had to understand more of the logistics behind the program.C.H., Special Education Teacher
Jeff Mummert was always prepared. Things always made sense to me, so I didn't really need to ask for any help throughout the course.M.V.
The activities were thought-provoking and worthwhile.A.F., Math Teacher
I really enjoyed the ability to look at education technology from the business point of view instead of the teacher perspective.J.W.
I found the resources and developing an educational rubric to be most to be most valuable.H.H., Elementary 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
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