Special Topics in Educational Tech (KTI STARs Summit)
PAECT Conference -- Keystone Technology Innovators
Participants in this course are attendees of the PAECT Conference Keystone Technology Innovators held during the week of July 25, 2022 through July 29, 2022 at Shippensburg University.
Course takers will participate in the four-day conference by attending a variety of sessions led by instructional technology experts. Following the conference, students will further expand, reflect, and examine their new knowledge through the analysis of their current classroom practices. Through the creation of classroom policies, procedures, and lessons, learners will showcase their understanding of top tools and ideas in educational technology today. All required course work must be completed by August 21st.
Summit attendance fulfills 30 of the 45 required hours of coursework.
This page registers you for the 3-credit, Wilson College graduate course (work outside of the Summit week is required). If you were invited to the Summit and are planning to attend the conference only and do not wish to receive graduate credit, you can skip this step and register directly at www.paect.org.
PLEASE NOTE: This course is offered only during the summer semester. If there are no upcoming courses listed, please click on the contact link below to request notification when the next session has been scheduled.
See what other educators are saying about this course
The course forced me to really think and process how to use the information learned and apply it to the classroom.D.P.
Loved it! The KTI summit is AMAZING and the course was just the icing on top! Having the weekly assignments and final projects helped me pull together my ideas and sift through all of the new information I was learning.A.G., Librarian
The KTI Summit and course were fantasticS.S., Elementary Teacher
I gained so much from this summit, that it is impossible to put the value into words. My classroom will be different, my students will be more engaged, and I will continue to grow as a result.A.F., Language Arts Teacher
I have upgraded my lessons on the SAMR model which I may not have had time to do during the school year. Therefore, it accelerated my progress.J.T., World Languages Teacher
The lessons in correspondence with the KTI were valuable in pulling everything together.K.Z., Social Studies Teacher
Attending the KTI Summit was extremely valuable and this course was a nice way to reflect on the experience.M.K., Social Studies Teacher
I was introduced to SAMR which will influence the way I view technology integration into my classroom.M.K., Social Studies Teacher
I am now much more comfortable with the SAMR model.C.T., Elementary Teacher
I enjoyed this course. It really helped me to synthesize the information from the summit.C.T., Elementary Teacher
The course will make me more thoughtful about how I can incorporate technology and what resources may be available.T.O., Language Arts Teacher
Good course. Instructor was approachable and helpful. It was great being able to take this in conjunction with the KTI Summit.A.S., Social Studies Teacher
The knowledge of the SAMR model will help me use technology better within my classroom.S.S., Elementary Teacher
I created three lessons to use in the classroom.K.Z., Social Studies Teacher
Restructuring lesson plans. This project forces you to rethink what you are teaching and revamp to incorporate the focus of this course. The final project was relevant, meaningful, and purposeful; all qualities I value in a course.M.V., Elementary Teacher