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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 184 - Introduction to Educational Technology (1)

The central focus of this course is the use of technology as a catalyst for changing teaching and learning in ways that better support the acquisition of higher-order thinking skills by all students. Thus, the course will include an introduction to the National Educational Technology Standards and the historical and current trends in educational technology addressing specifically national standards and how they impact learning/schools; profiles of NETS (National Education Teaching Standards) for teachers and students; integration of the standards into the classroom; and analysis, evaluation, and creation of media and its effect on schools, learning, and society. This course can only be taken at Avila University. Corequisite: ED 185 . FA.