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COURSE - Exploring Resources For Students

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Overview

This course discusses some of the technology resources available to students and how they can be used to augment what students are learning in the classroom. It examines educational games, such as video games, online games, handheld devices, and virtual reality programs, and how they can be used to motivate students to learn. The course also explores simulations and tutorials, which can make learning more interactive, as well as digital books, which encourage reading and reinforce other subjects. It also addresses telementoring and how it can be provide assistance and encouragement in a way that is often more practical than traditional mentoring. It explores some Internet related technologies that can help facilitate telementoring.

Details

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

Contents

  • COURSE - Exploring Resources For Students
Introduction - Exploring Resources For Students
Contains a course description and a brief overview of the objectives covered in this course.more... 
Realize The Value Of Educational Games
Discusses various types of educational games that are available to teachers and students.more...
Demonstrates how educational games can motivate students to learn.
Explores video games, online games, handheld devices, and virtual reality programs. 
Discover Simulations And Tutorials
Explains what tutorials and simulations are.more...
Discusses how you might use them in the classroom.
Explains how simulations and tutorials can make learning more interactive. 
Explore Digital Books
Explains the uses of digital books in the classroom.more...
Points out how interactive digital books can encourage reading or reinforce other subjects.
Breaks down the different types of digital books. 
Look At Online Mentoring
Discusses telementoring and how it can be used in the classroom.more...
Shows how telementoring is more practical than traditional mentoring.
Explores Internet related technologies that can facilitate telementoring. 
Workbook - Exploring Resources For Students
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 - Exploring Resources For Students
Assesses the user's knowledge of the concepts covered in the Exploring Resources For Students course.more... 
Feedback - Exploring Resources For Students
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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Good info but needs updating.
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Needs some updating
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out of date
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GOOD!!!!!!
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Great Information
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