Empowering Students with Technology

Empowering Students with Technology

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Formerly a SkyLight publication This timely handbook helps students and teachers connect content to real life through new resources and learning relationships available through technology. 

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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 210.8 x 276.9 x 10.2mm | 385.56g
  • SkyLight Professional Development,US
  • Arlington Heights, United States
  • English
  • 1575173727
  • 9781575173726
  • 1,375,174

Table of contents

Preface Introduction 1. Teaching and Learning the Structure of Information Information Literacy: A New Basic Skill MAPping the Internet: Meta-Web Information, Author, and Purpose Confusing Technical Mastery with Critical Thinking Blocking Versus Access Professional Growith Opportunity: Relate and Reflect on Chapter 1 2. Empowering Learning by Expanding Relationships Planning for Learning (Instead of Technology) The Underused Fax Machine Video Conferencing E-mail in a Cultural Context Teacher-Created Web Sites Publishing Student Work on the Webq Professional Growth Opportunity: Relate and Reflect on Chapter 2 3. Emerging Roles Within the Knowledge Community Teachers as Digital Immigrants Help and Support in Your Own Backyard Benchmarking Educational Practice to the Knowledge Community Shifting Control Raising Expectations: Students as Knowledge Producers Managing Fear Professional Growth Opportunity: Relate and Reflect on Chapter 3 4. Accessing Primary Sources to Enhance Critical Thinking Using Primary Sources Teaching the Skills to Assess Primary Sources Professional Growth Opportunity: Relate and Reflect on Chapter 4 5. Building Knowledge Without Boundaries: Online Learning Online Learning Pioneers on the Digital Frontier Changing Roles and Interactions Students Involved in Online Learning Teachers Invloved in Online Learning Individual Courses: Supporting Learning Building on Exceptional Programs Professional Growth Opportunity: Relate and Reflect on Chapter 5 Appendix Bibliography Index

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