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COURSE - Discovering Technology For Problem-Solving

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Overview

In this course, we discuss what constitutes a “problem” and how problem solving involves complex thinking skills that can be enhanced by technology. It also defines technology and discusses the most important measure of a technology. The course further explains how to use technology to define the scope of a problem, as well as to research problems and possible solutions. It also discusses how to use technology tools to evaluate information collected about problems and solutions in order to determine the validity of a solution.

Details

Subject: Integrating Technology In The Classroom
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Duration: 1 hour
Credit Hours: 1

Contents

  • COURSE - Discovering Technology For Problem-Solving
Introduction - Discovering Technology For Problem-Solving
Contains a course description and a brief overview of the objectives covered in this course.more... 
Define The Nature Of A Problem
Defines the nature of a problem in the classroom environment.more...
Discusses that problem solving involves complex thinking or “metacognitive” skills.
Looks at some of the critical problem solving skill sets that can be aided by technology. 
Define The Nature Of Technology
Defines technology and lists some common misconceptions about technology.more...
Describes some technologies used in the classroom.
Discusses the most important measure of technology. 
Use Technology To Define The Scope And Boundary Of Problems
Discusses the skills required to define the scope and boundary of a problem.more...
Discusses the challenges to defining the scope of a problem.
Discusses technologies that can be used to help define the scope of a problem. 
Research Problems And Solutions
Discusses when to use research in the problem-solving process.more...
Discusses research technologies that can be used to help find information about problems and potential solutions. 
Evaluate Information Regarding Problems And Solutions
Discusses evaluating information collected about problems and solutions.more...
Identifies elements of evaluation.
Discusses several tools or technologies that can be used to help evaluate the information gathered. 
Workbook - Discovering Technology For Problem-Solving
Contains a printable workbook that includes a list of the lesson names and objectives covered in this course; a variety of real-life examples showing how the ideas and concepts discussed in this course could be used in a classroom, either as teaching tools or administrative aids; and exercises that provide additional practice and reinforcement of the skills and concepts covered in the course.more... 
Quiz - Discovering Technology For Problem Solving
Assesses the user's knowledge of the concepts covered in the Discovering Technology For Problem Solving course.more... 
Feedback - Discovering Technology For Problem Solving
This survey contains six brief questions pertaining to your educational role and computer experience, as well as to how you would rate your knowledge of this subject before and after this course.more...
 

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Not bad.
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good info!
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good!!!!!!!!!!
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Some of this information was really intresting.
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good information
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to long for the topic
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Teacher will enjoy the various techniques
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Enhances the different learning styles
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Technology will enrich the teaching
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Implementation will be easier
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