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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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
I learned a lot about choosing edtech for my school and classroom.C.F., Language Arts Teacher
I felt this course took a great critical look at the use of technology within the classroom in different forms.S.S., Elementary Teacher
This course will help me to better evaluate educational technologies.R.Y., Elementary Teacher
I enjoyed learning about various emergent technologies and I can best evaluate and incorporate them into my classroom.M.Z., Social Studies Teacher
Valuable exploration of new technologies and implementation of those technologies in schoolsK.S., Social Studies Teacher
It will help me evaluate why I am using certain technologies in my classroom, and it encourages me to think of innovative ways to use new technologies.M.V.
I will use all of the information learned here.S.B., Math Teacher
I thought the course was a very good balance of different learning experiences. I especially enjoyed some of the inquiry and experiential pieces.J.Z., Science Teacher
AR is a main goal of mine; this course has helped me discover solid AR apps.J.D., Language Arts Teacher
I found the content enlightening and provocative. I was able to use many of the ideas right away AND forward many aspects/articles from this course to my administrators.S.N., Social Studies 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.
This is an essential part of a MET program since the adoption of technology is essential to all districts.B.G., Math Teacher
Discovering the possibilities of future technology in a classroom by reading articles about what is out there for discussion .K.M.
I appreciated the insight on how I can rate educational technology I might implement into my classroom.A.G., Special Education Teacher