Get Students to Think Critically with EdTech! – Self-Paced, 4-Week Class (Summer Semester) Offered anytime between 5.2-8.3.20

Get Students to Think Critically with EdTech! – Self-Paced, 4-Week Class (Summer Semester) Offered anytime between 5.2-8.3.20

Aug 3rd

Tyler Youngers

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

Participants will begin the course as soon as their registration is processed.

The instructor will 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 receive 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 Summer Semester is Monday, August 3rd by 5:00 p.m.)

Participants who sign up will be granted access the next Sunday at 8 a.m. and will finish the course on a Sunday by 11:59 p.m. after the four weeks has concluded. 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 receive a transcript 2-4 weeks after the course is completed depending on whether it is for Licensure Renewal or Graduate Credit.

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 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.