2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
    
    Nov 21, 2019  
2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDUC 6944T - Technology and 21st-Century Literacy Skills


(3 sem. cr.)

Self-Paced Course for Educators (in partnership with Canter): K–12 • Online

Do students have the “new literacy” skills they need for today’s information-rich world? This course gives teachers the opportunity to explore how multimedia and the Internet can support inquiry-based learning, as well as foster collaborative problem-solving, communication, and critical thinking in their students. Acquire the strategies to strengthen students’ learning through technology, while enhancing one’s own technical knowledge.

Learn how to:

  • Embed “new literacy” skills into content-area lessons.
  • Align “new literacy” skills with content-area standards.
  • Create an inquiry-based unit plan for evaluating and synthesizing Internet resources.



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