SELF-STUDY: Introduction to Technology for Teachers (5 clock hours)
“This course covers many familiar and emerging technology tools that changed the way I teach and learn. The resources available are astounding!”
This interactive course introduces teachers to technology tools with one goal in mind: increasing teacher comfort level in using the Internet and today’s technology tools for teaching and learning. Teachers will learn new ways of using tools they are familiar with and be exposed to brand-new tools and applications for use both in professional development and with students in the classroom.
Topics covered in this course:
- Basic computer terminology
- Office applications
- Web tools
- Integrating technology in classroom lessons
- Using technology to enhance professional development
Teachers will learn to integrate technology effectively with student learning to increase engagement and student achievement.