Get Students to Think Critically – Self-Paced, 4-Week Class (Fall Semester-available anytime between 8.4-12.3.21)

Get Students to Think Critically – Self-Paced, 4-Week Class (Fall Semester-available anytime between 8.4-12.3.21)

Dec 3rd

Date: Available for registration anytime between August 4 – December 3, 2021
Course #: EDMA 288:716
Instructor: Tyler Youngers (tyler@growprofessionally.com)
Number of Credits: 2
Registration Deadline: Last day to register for Fall Semester is Friday, December 3rd by 5:00 p.m.

This 2-credit, 4-week course is entirely self-paced.

Participants will begin the course as soon as registration is processed and forwarded to instructor.

The instructor will then email with instructions on how to begin the class.

All assignments, discussions, and final project work are due at end of the 4-week course in order to receive credit for the course.

The participant should expect to be able to request a transcript 2-4 weeks after the course is completed depending on whether it is for Licensure Renewal or Graduate Credit.

(Last day to register for Fall Semester is Friday, December 3rd by 5:00 p.m.)

Are you using educational technology in your classroom? Is it effective? Is it impacting student achievement? Is your instruction delivered to support higher order thinking? Do you wish you could find ways to facilitate critical thinking activities while using EdTech? If so, this course is for you!

The purpose of this hour course is to introduce teachers to using technology to incorporate critical thinking activities in the classroom. Teachers will learn about effective critical thinking activities, create their own critical thinking activities aligned to their content, and finally, create lesson plans that include critical thinking activities using educational technology.

This class is available for License Renewal, Graduate, Paraeducator or Audit credit.

**Important Information for You**
Please read through as these are Frequently Asked Questions in which answers can be found within this page.

  1. The instructor will email you once your class registration has been processed and forwarded to him with information on how to get started in the class.
    1. Emails regarding this class will come from the instructor, Tyler Youngers, with this email address: tyler@growprofessionally.com;
    2. Be sure to check your junk/spam/clutter folders-mailboxes in case the email isn’t recognized as a known mail; and
    3. If you are using a school email address, many schools have their network security filters set up to push unknown emails directly to spam and you will not even see it; if this is the case you will need to either talk to your IT department and request emails with the email address be allowed through or let us know you want to use a different email address.
  2. The Tabs at the left side of this page have important additional information regarding this class.
    1. The Syllabus gives information of what will be expected of you in the course. Generally it will include course policies, rules and regulations, required texts, and a schedule of assignments.
    2. The Fees will let you know how much this class will cost depending on the type of credit you want to take it for as well as if you are an ISEA Member or not.
    3. The Cancellation Policy is important so you know how to cancel if you need to and how refunds are handled.
    4. The ISEA Official Transcript page tells you how to access your transcript once the class has ended.