2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
    May 18, 2021  
2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDUC 6979T - The Classroom Teacher’s Technology Survival Guide

(1 sem. cr.) Based on the comprehensive resource, The Classroom Teacher’s Technology Survival Guide, this course is essential for all teachers and administrators who want to make the best use of available technologies. Author Doug Johnson provides practical tips teachers can use to engage their students and make their classrooms places where both students and teachers will enjoy learning. The book includes:

  • The most up-to-date technologies and how they can best be used in the classroom.
  • Advice on using technology to upgrade time-tested educational strategies.
  • How to manage “disruptive technologies” in the classroom.
  • Criteria for selecting and using educational technology to enhance learning.

In this course, educators critically reflect upon and analyze the book’s content with the goal of selecting specific practices to apply in their classrooms.

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