EDU 545 Leadership and Technology
3 Semester Units
Leadership and Technology explores various ways in which teachers and students can utilize technology to create a more interactive, inquiry-based teaching and learning experience. This course will focus on day-to-day classroom objectives in elementary and secondary schools with thoughtful perspectives, instructional examples, description of technology tools and apps, and technology-integrated lesson plans from across the curriculum for all grade levels.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Determine what it means to be a 21st century teacher who uses technology for teaching and learning.
- Examine issues, developments, and trends in the field of
- Explore ways to develop students’ inquiry-learning and problem-solving skills through using educational software, apps, and learning games.
- Discover multimedia technologies and their roles in promoting creativity among students.
Discuss the issues and dynamics of integrating technology into teaching while creating educational change in schools.