Every teacher’s current use of technology to best facilitate student learning is unique. Provided with varying levels of technology resources and training to infuse technology into classroom curriculum and delivery, teachers may feel they are not successfully meeting the needs of their digital learners. Using ISTE Standards as guidance points, this course will assist in the development, delivery and growth of a tech-infused teacherguided curriculum that supports and encourages student engagement. The course theme recognizes that technology is not the maker of successful students but that technology when woven into a teacher-guided environment, can seamlessly assist all student in ecoming successful, responsible learners ready to thrive in a digitally connected world. The course will also engage participants in use of proven and emerging online tools, apps, instructional lessons, planning and in creating learner-driven activities that leverage the digital student’s affinity with technology tools and usage.
This course will give students opportunity to:
B.S., M.A. in Educational Technology
K-8 General Ed; K-12 Technology 30+ years.
Site and District Tech Coordinator; Technology Program Planner; Conference Presenter; Author.
“My current educational goal is to aid in the development of effective and responsible technology use by all students and innovative technology implementation by teachers.”
Joe’s personal interests include: Music (guitar/drums), his classic VW bus and helping with local animal rescues.
Instructor: Joe Herz