Gain an understanding of brain development and the impact of the digital age on the brain. Learn how to engage 21st-Century Learners by promoting creativity, music, social emotional intelligence, and other strategies. Teaching in the Digital Age requires one book entitled br@in-based teaching ???? in the digital age by Marilee Sprenger.
After completing the course Teaching the Digital Brain, you will demonstrate or indicate:
A. How you currently relate to and teach to the “digital brain.”
B. Knowledge of how the brain works and how the digital age has affected it.
C. The ability to engage students and enhance learning without technology.
D. How to create positive learning environments for 21 Century students.
E. Knowledge of Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences and how it can apply to your curriculum.
F. The benefits of using music in your classroom.
G. Knowledge of how our memory works and classroom strategies to enhance it.
H. How to build social-emotional intelligence in your students.
I. The ability to incorporate creativity, synthesis, and empathy skills into your curriculum.
J. How we should be teaching our students in the digital age.
Instructor: Allan Varni