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
Thought the class was very informative.L.G., Special Education 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
Enjoyed this class thoroughly; provided a lot of insight on how to effectively incorporate technology into my classroom; enjoyed the work component of this course very, very much- very valuableS.B., Elementary Teacher
Very helpful for beginners.J.F.
I found a lot of new resources to add to my classroom.K.T.
I enjoyed learning about the different resources and getting to try them with my instructor present.C.P., Special Education Teacher
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
I really appreciated the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of applications that were new to me. The skills that were taught about parent communication tools, infographics, and assessment tools (especially Voicethread) are of particular value to me.S.B., Music Teacher
A lot of good resources and technologies taught in this course that are useful to my classes.M.P.
Excellent instruction with great amount of time to learn and implement each technology.A.D., Social Studies Teacher
Opened my eyes to the various ways to utilize technology.M.B., Math Teacher
This course was very informative and the Arlin Roth was very knowledgeable and helpful.T.H.
The course was very practical and I could take new material and apply it directly to my classroom.J.J., 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 freedom to explore relevant tech to integrate into my personal class.K.M., Math Teacher
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|Online||Feb 05, 2020 9:12 AM||Jan 26, 2020 9:12 AM||Spring|