mte517 | Graduate
Technology Integration For Educators
This graduate-level course is 6 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Creating a Foundation for Effective Technology Integration in the Classroom
- Analyze historical perspectives of instructional technology.
- Examine the impact of societal, educational, cultural, and ethical issues in the field of educational technology.
- Identify trends in emerging technologies and their effect on 21st-century teaching.
- Contrast objectivist and constructivist teaching strategies.
- Analyze learning theories that have contributed to technology integration.
Integrating Technology Into the 21st-Century Classroom: Basic Tools
- Determine characteristics of instructional software products that are beneficial to the secondary classroom.
- Analyze integration strategies, selection criteria, benefits, and limitations of instructional software products.
- Examine the effectiveness of educational software tools in the classroom.
- Investigate assistive technology tools and resources.
Integrating Technology Into the 21st-Century Classroom: Advanced Tools
- Assess the advanced uses of classroom software tools.
- Evaluate how educators make use of data collection and analysis tools.
- Examine the use of digital assessment tools in the classroom.
- Assess planning and organizational software for use in the secondary classroom.
Exploring Technology Tools That Enhance Teaching and Learning
- Examine guidelines for digital citizenship to support student safety in a digital environment.
- Evaluate online communication and social networking tools.
- Determine apps to meet educational needs of diverse learners.
- Compare inquiry-based, project-based, and problem-based learning strategies and resources.
- Integrate critical thinking strategies into teaching using educational technology.
Exploring Online and Blended Learning Environments
- Examine examples of current online course models and practices.
- Examine examples of current blended learning models and practices.
- Analyze assessment tools and strategies to build into a distance learning infrastructure.
- Identify features of current day virtual schools.
- Assess integrative and engaging strategies for virtual environments.
Integrating Technology Across the Curriculum
- Identify implications for technology integration across grade levels and curricula.
- Select technology integration strategies that can meet the varied needs of students.
- Develop a strategy for building teacher knowledge and skills in technology integration.
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