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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDUC 551 - Educational Application of Technology

This course provides an overview of the uses of the range of educational applications of technology in the classroom. It includes but is not limited to the following content: using technology to communicate with and support students and families; blended and online learning environments, the use and adaptation of a variety of technological resources, including assistive technology; modeling and developing digital literacy in students; promotion of digital citizenship and the associated legal implications for the use of technology (e.g., Creative Commons license, fair use, internet security, etc.); effective teaching strategies aligned with internationally recognized educational technology standards (e.g., ISTE); virtual collaboration; personalized and technology-rich lessons offering students multiple means to demonstrate learning; the use of technology to support assessment administration and data analysis; and the responsible use of social media and digital platforms and tools as a professional educator. Meets the professional clear requirements for classroom application of computers. Some sections of this course are taught online. Some sections of IES 451 and EDUC 551 are held together. (Offered as needed.) 3 credits