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 will have several mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. Information regarding these is found on the course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
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.
A great place to start when your school is going 1:1D.Z., Science Teacher
Very beneficial - I was able to create a lot for my classesM.W.
This course has given me an opportunity to learn new technology to use within my kindergarten classroom and also gave me the opportunity collaborate with other teachers in order to use new things in different ways in my classroom.H.S., Elementary Teacher
As our district slowly moves to a 1-to-1 platform, this course was the perfect opportunity to make the learning applicable to what my individual needs are.J.W., Math Teacher
Great course. Gave lots of opportunities to create useful tools for my classroom.N.R., Librarian
This course was very informative and the Arlin Roth was very knowledgeable and helpful.T.H.
I learned a variety of new technologies to incorporate into my classroom.B.S., Elementary Teacher
I learned more in this course than I did in all of my college gen eds combined. I feel like I am more in control of technology integration in my classroom.L.C., Elementary Teacher
The course was very practical and I could take new material and apply it directly to my classroom.J.J., Language Arts Teacher
I learned a lot that will be applicable in the classroom setting. Great course for someone wanting to dive into the digital world.M.H., Elementary Teacher
It was more then expected. I enjoyed how Layla individualized the course to meet each of the teachers fields in the class.M.M., Elementary Teacher
Once again, Layla does an excellent job showing us new tools, helping as we learn to use them, and explaining how and why they can be used in our classes.A.C.
I found a lot of new resources to add to my classroom.K.T.
|Location||Course Start Date||Registration Deadline||Sem|
|Online||Jun 14, 2021 9:12 AM||Jun 03, 2021 9:12 AM||Summer|