After completing this course, you should be able to:
• Recognize how to use technology in the classroom
• Recall the differences between the traditional and cognitive tool approaches
• List how to use blogs, wikis, and digital media for literacy learning
• Identify how to integrate technology into lessons
Price: $195.00

    Technology and content area curriculum should be partnered in such a way to enhance not just learning for the students, but also increase enthusiasm for the teachers. Student’s today have at their fingertips access to a variety of information and communications that did not exist when their teachers were children. Students seamlessly integrate new technologies into their lives in ways that mystify many adults. Our classrooms must capture and keep students attention and focus. Today that means utilizing as much technology throughout each subject every day. This course, offered by our accredited school partners, promotes the use of technology throughout all curriculum. In our class, students will be introduced to the most powerful instructional tool of today to enhance classroom instruction and push the boundaries to challenge all students to think and learn in meaningful ways. Enroll through one of our accredited university or college partners today!
    Module 1-Using Technology in the Math Classroom
    • Obstacles to Technology Integration
    • Successes of Math Integration
    • Importance of Math Technology Integration
    • Integrating Wikis into Math Instruction
    • Mathcasting

    Module 2-Integrating Technology into Science Instruction
    • Traditional vs. Cognitive Tool Approach
    • Learning Science with Technology
    • Integration Ideas to Enhance Science Teaching
    • Databases and Probeware
    • Empowering Students with Science

    Module 3-Integrating Technology into the Literacy Classroom
    • Current Technology in Literacy Classrooms
    • Increasing Possibilities
    • Digital Media for Literacy Learning
    • Blogs and Wikis
    • Video Editing Software

    Module 4-The Intersections of Technology in the Social Studies
    • Technology Integration in Social Studies
    • Traditional and Innovative Converge
    • Digital Media Sharing
    • Virtual Worlds
    • The Future of Technology in the Classroom
    All required reference materials are provided with this program. Technical requirements:

    Internet Connection
    • Broadband or High-Speed (DSL, Cable, Wireless)
    Hardware Requirements
    • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
    • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended

    Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems - Windows 7, 8 or 10; Mac OS x 10 or higher
    • Microsoft Office 2007, 2010 or 2013 or a Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
    • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
    • Adobe PDF Reader
    This class is an independent-study course. Students will have all the resources needed to successfully complete the course within the online material. A student helpdesk is available for technical support during the course enrollment.

    Product Type:
    Course Type:
    Continuing Education
    1 month
    Avg Completion:
    1 Month

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