Educational Technology

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University of Maine at Farmington
Classrooms and educational spaces of the 21st century are filled with rich educational technology.  Teachers, instructional coaches, and administrators need to examine how these tools change pedagogy, curriculum, and policy.  The Certificate in Educational Technology is designed for a range of professionals who are looking to enhance their knowledge and skills for using technology to support teaching and learning. This certificate allows participants to individualize the course sequence to create a meaningful, in-depth examination of the role of technology in teaching and learning.

Completion of this certificate requires four courses including EDU, and three other courses from this list.

EDU 572 Technology as a Change Agent (Required)
EDU 513 New Media and Language Arts in the Elementary Classroom
EDU 534 Redefining Literacy: Living and Learning in Online Environments
EDU 546 Online Teaching and Learning: An Overview
EDU 547 Instructional Design for  Online Course Development
EDU 548 Encouraging Online Communication and Community to Support Learning
EDU 568 Communication Tools for Teaching and Learning in Proficiency-Based Education
EDU 569 Data and Information Tools for Teaching and Learning
EDU 571 Learning and Innovating with Digital Storytelling
SED 505 Achieving High Standards with Universal Design and Assistive Technology

For more information contact:

Sandra MacArthur
Phone: (207) 778-7502
TDD: (207) 778-7000
Fax: (207) 778-8134
E-mail: umfmasters@maine.edu

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