EDU 901 Tech Integration
Focuses on foundational elements of technology integration, including understanding the SAMR Model of Technology Integration and its application to lesson development, using digital tools for enhanced communication with parents and students, building a personal learning network, curating resources for direct instruction, using collaboration tools, using an online “home base,” and differentiating instruction using current tools.
How are you making the move to 21st Century Teaching? Do you want to increase your grasp on technology? Do you want to learn more about what can be done now that we could not do before? Do you want to more intuitively mine online resources to engage more deeply with your students and your content? Continuously evolving Web 2.0 resources and ever expanding online access open up completely new possibilities in teaching.
This course will guide you expertly through some major topics in this transition. You will increase your confidence, avoid pitfalls and speed bumps, and make great strides forward in your skillful integration of technology in your lessons. This course provides the much needed foundation to begin implementing 21st century skills in the classroom. Topics like the SAMR Model of technology integration, communicating with parents/students, personal learning networks, curation of resources, screencasting, Google Apps for Education, classroom home bases, personalized learning, differentiation, and web 2.0 resources will be explored and discussed.
*Participants in this course may have several mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. If so, information regarding these is found on the course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I always enjoy the Eduspire technology courses taught by Erin Faulkner. She has a wealth of knowledge, and is so willing to help her students learn.S.K., Reading Specialist
This class opened my eyes to the various levels of technology integration. I work with small groups for short periods of time, so focusing on the higher levels of the SAMR model is a little difficult.C.H., Elementary Teacher
Using the tools I learned during the class has definitely helped me move up the SAMR model.A.C.
I had a hard time at first, but now I can see the value of using technology in my classroom. It opened my eyes to many tools that I would NEVER have found on my own.M.S., World Languages Teacher
Very helpful in providing an overview of the vast choices in digital communication with students.S.B.
Thought the class was very informative.L.G., Special Education Teacher
This was a great course. I loved that fact that we had time to explore what was taught so that I got a true understanding of the topic!k.s.
Very helpful for beginners.J.F.
Wonderful! Very helpful.S.M., Science Teacher
I liked all of the concepts that I could implement into my classroom.K.B., Science Teacher
I felt that I learned a lot from this class. I am excited to use all of the ideas in my classroomJ.P., Elementary Teacher
Very valuable and applicable to my job. Instructor was very helpful. I enjoyed the face to face time to work on projects and network with assistance.B.R., Language Arts Teacher
I loved working with other teachers in the district that I normally won't get to work with. I also loved learning all these new tricks, networks, and uses of technology.T.J.
Great introduction and overview to technology resources!H.C., Elementary Teacher
This course provides a great overview of technologies that can be use in the classroom.A.S., Elementary Teacher
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|Online||Feb 05, 2020 9:12 AM||Jan 26, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|