EDU 969 Technology and Students with Autism
This course will research appropriate technology for students with Autism in the classroom. It directs participants in exploring technology tools that are the most suitable to support students with Autism. It provides instruction and practice utilizing a variety of tools, and how to monitor and modify instruction for student success.
This course will research and define appropriate technology for students with Autism and how to appropriately implement technology in the classroom for these students. It will also explore how technology can help students with Autism follow routines, self-manage, verbally express, socialize, show understanding and knowledge of the material, and demonstrate productivity. Instructors will learn how to to deliver instruction in a meaningful and beneficial way through the choice and evaluation of the technology, student performance monitoring, appropriate scaffolding , and the modification of instruction to ensure student success.
*Participants in this course will have several mandatory, synchronous, video conference sessions. The dates and times are listed on each course registration page.
See what other educators are saying about this course
I have a lot of ideas that I'd like to begin to implementJ.S., Special Education Teacher
There were many apps and technology techniques I learned throughout this course to apply to my classroom setting.e.s., Special Education Teacher
I enjoyed working on the assignments and finding out more about how AS students think and work.D.R.
It has helped me focus on individual.B.S., Special Education Teacher
I am now able to differentiate my lessons to better suit the needs for my students with ASD.M.W.
I will use technology more effectively with my students with ASD. I also have a better understanding of strategies and techniques that would help me students and of course I will use the apps I found in my classroom.B.H., Elementary Teacher
I was able to learn so much about technology and how to use it efficiently with our students Autism.C.S., Special Education Teacher
Katie did a great job organizing the course. All the information and discussions are very useful!M.W.
The prompt feedback and interactions among other students.B.S., Special Education Teacher
This course enabled me to take a closer look at how to better meet the needs of students with ASD.N.C., Reading Specialist
The course had a lot of student interaction, which was extremely beneficial.B.S., Special Education Teacher
I have a better understandin of autism spectrum disorders and how technology can help them learn. I plan to implement some of the things I learned in my classroom.D.R.
I felt that I got some valuable information from this classJ.S., Special Education Teacher
All of the collaboration between educators and our ideas about technology and students with Autism.C.S., Special Education Teacher
The time to search for apps to use was the most valuable part for me.N.C., Reading Specialist