Foundations for Effective Technology Integration

Online – Oct 10, 2022

Class Overview

Course Code: EDUC 530: Foundations for Effective Technology Integration

Maintaining strong instructional practices rooted in the fundamentals of education is essential to the success of students and teachers alike.  Technology is rapidly changing our world, and the students walking through the doors of schools. When technology is utilized effectively and with specific objectives, it can enhance learning in ways previously unimaginable.  Whether you consider yourself a “techxpert” or technology causes you anxiety, this course is intended for you. It’s structured in a way for a differentiated, self-directed learning experience.

This course will help teachers build technology integration strategies into everyday teaching.  These practices will also create a seamless transition to distance learning experiences.

This course will help develop instructional rich lessons with seamless technology integration.  Whether you are a new teacher, or in a new position looking to build from scratch or an experienced teacher trying to enhance your curriculum, this course will leave you spinning with materials, tools, and resources.  Let this be the course that thrusts you into a new age of teaching and learning. This course is a hands-on exploratory course to create the most effective activities for your students.

Learning Goals

  • Learn how TPACK and the SAMR model create a foundation for designing and evaluating instructional technology integration.
  • Experience blended and flipped learning modules to then replicate and design digital learning experiences for students.
  • Investigate online educational tools to enhance teaching practices and lessons.
  • Evaluate platforms for bringing students and teachers together at a distance.
  • Create effective strategies for communicating with students through digital platforms.
  • Evaluate online Tools to propel students into 21st century creating.
  • Join education-focused PLNs and Twitter groups.
  • Create engaging and exciting online assessments to grab students’ attention and effectively curate data.


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Date and Time

Oct 10, 2022
(07:00 pm - 09:00 pm)
Oct 17, 2022
(07:00 pm - 09:00 pm)
Oct 24, 2022
(07:00 pm - 09:00 pm)
Oct 31, 2022
(07:00 pm - 09:00 pm)
Nov 07, 2022
(07:00 pm - 09:00 pm)

Through our partnership with the Harrisburg University, selected courses through PD Campus can be applied towards a Harrisburg University's Masters in Learning Technologies & Media Systems.