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Online Technology Courses For Teachers

Total Courses: 29

Get Your Geek on With Technology!

Our courses are designed to give you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and application of technology tools and practices to effectively deliver relevant and innovative technology-blended learning situations to students.

Enroll in the brand new Technology Certificate Program .

    Technology / Supporting Core Skills Series

    • EDUO 9110: Pictello the Story Maker
    • EDUO 9116: Digital Publishing Tools for the Common Core
    • EDUO 9128: Tech  Improved Student Writing

    Technology / Collaboration and Communication Series

    • EDUO 9100: Edmodo: It’s Facebook for Education
    • EDUO 9104: Teaching and Learning with IPad
    • EDUO 9109: Twitter for Educators
    • EDUO 9117: Google Sites
    • EDUO 9119: Google Forms
    • EDUO 9131: Teaching with Chromebooks

    Technology / Facilitating the Digital Classroom Series

    • EDUO 9105: Build Your Class Website
    • EDUO 9106: iPad in Your Classroom
    • EDUO 9107: Getting Up to Speed with Cool Tech Tools
    • EDUO 9108: Flipping your Classroom Teaching
    • EDUO 9121: Smartboard for Beginners
    • EDUO 9149: Google Classroom

    Technology / Creativity and Innovation Series

    • EDUO 9120: Gamification
    • EDUO 9125: Watch this! Creating Powerful Presentations
    • EDUO 9126: More Powerful Presentations
    • EDUO 9129: Pinterest(ing) Communities Advancing Knowledge through Visual Interactions
    • EDUO 9130: What’s YOUR Story? The Art of Digital Storytelling
    • EDUO 9143: Creating and Maintaining the Technology Infused Classroom
    • EDUO 9871: Implementing a Maker Space in Your School

    Technology / Digital Citizenship Series

    • EDUO 9138: Nourishing Responsible Digital Citizens

    Technology / Technology Operations & Concepts

    • EDUO 9137: Getting Started With Computer Coding

    All Technology Online Courses By Number

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    EDUO 9152: Using Technology to Support Authentic Learning

    Education lacks a means to measure if and how the use of digital tools is impacting authentic learning. Learn how specific technology frameworks can provide these means by measuring if digitally supported learning is occurring beyond observable student engagement. Discover[…]

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    • Instructor: Joe Herz
    • $270
    • 2 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9150: GSuite for Education

    Course Overview Create, Communicate and Collaborate! Learn about and create useful examples of GSuite (formally GAFE) tools for education. Used by thousands of educators around the globe, Google’s free to veryone and easily accessed 11 GSuite tools include Drive, Calendar,[…]

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    • Instructor: Joe Herz
    • $270
    • 2 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9100: Edmodo: It’s Facebook for Education

    Course Description Do you love Facebook? Even if you don’t probably some or all of your students do. Do you want to harness the power of social media in your classroom in a safe and secure way? Do you want to[…]

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    • Instructor: Joe Herz
    • $135
    • 1 Semester Credit/Unit

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    EDUO 9101: Fundamentals of Google Docs and Drive

    Teachers have always held the key to student success. But their role is changing. There are new skills and pedagogical insights educators need to teach, work and learn in the digital age. Learn how to create documents using Google Docs and Drive.[…]

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    • Instructor: Joe Herz, MA Educational Technology
    • $405
    • 3 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9104: Teaching and Learning with IPad

    Course Overview Mobile devices continue to make inroads into the modern day classroom, and iPad is in a class by itself! Go to work with your iPad. Explore best practices, promising apps, and implementation strategies. Access rich content to support your students[…]

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    • Instructor: Paula Hundley
    • $465
    • 3 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9105: Build Your Class Website

    Course Overview Website creation used to take time – time teachers don’t have. Now Google Sites and other online services make it easy. Teachers focus on their content and what they want to communicate. No software to load or learn. Straight forward,[…]

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    • Instructor: Paula Hundley
    • $310
    • 2 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9106: iPad in Your Classroom

    Note: EDUO 9106 and EDUO 9104 are similar in content. However, EDUO 9104 is offered for 3 semester credits/units and requires additional lesson planning and implementations. Participants should choose one or the other, not both. Course Overview Mobile devices continue to[…]

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    • Instructor: Paula Hundley
    • $310
    • 2 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9107: Getting Up to Speed with Cool Tech Tools

    A textbook is no longer required for this course. Tech changes occur rapidly, outdating print within a short time. The heart of this course remains; assisting newer tech-using teachers or teachers wanting to reacquaint themselves with use of tech, to get up[…]

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    • Instructor: Joe Herz, MA Educational Technology
    • $405
    • 3 Semester Credits/Units

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    EDUO 9108: Flipping your Classroom Teaching

    Welcome to Flip Teaching! EDUO 9108 is a self-paced course designed to help teachers develop an appreciation for the Flipped Classroom. In this course, the participant will learn how the paradigm shift in the definition of homework has caused a permanent shift in[…]

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    • Instructor: Lisa Johnson Bowers
    • $270
    • 2 Semester Credits/Units

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    Online Technology Courses For Teachers

    Technology in education comes in many forms these days and impacts teachers in positive and negative ways. Learning how to use technology as an effective teaching tool while eliminating the distractions technology can create is key.

    The Dominican University Technology series of courses (https://dominicancaonline.com/online-courses/technology/) are designed to teach the skills necessary to cross the digital divide. Because like it or not, education and technology go hand in hand. Teachers not only need to be prepared to use the latest tools (https://dominicancaonline.com/courses/eduo-9101-fundamentals-google-docs-drive/), but they also have to keep up with students who are likely far ahead.

    For those teachers serious about taking their technology knowledge to the next level and earning 15 professional development units in the process, we also offer a Technology Certificate Program (https://dominicancaonline.com/technology-integration-certificate/.

    Technology and education

    Teaching with technology in the classroom means first understanding the technology for yourself and then how to implement the various uses of the technology in the classroom. This incudes, building websites (https://dominicancaonline.com/courses/eduo-9105-build-class-website/), designing private social media platforms for parents and students, learning to code and reshaping classroom management techniques like blended learning strategies. And there is much more.

    Education technology courses

    Our courses are designed to give you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and application of technology tools and practices to effectively deliver relevant and innovative technology-blended learning (https://dominicancaonline.com/innovative-classroom-strategies/go-online-blended-learning/) situations to students. This means an understanding of technology-rich learning environments, technology leadership, flipping your classroom teaching and practical tool usage such as using an iPad in the classroom, building a website and using Google Classroom, to name just some of the tools you can learn to master specifically for your classroom.

    Education lacks a means to measure if and how the use of digital tools is impacting authentic learning. Learn how specific technology frameworks can provide these means by measuring if digitally supported learning is occurring beyond observable student engagement.

    Discover how these frameworks support authentic learning. Assess and create measurable technology supported lessons that utilize effective instructional strategies. Evaluate technology tools using the frameworks. Move beyond digital tools that simply engage students to effectively using specific tools within a planned scenario whose primary goal is supporting authentic learning. Teach children and their parents about proper digital citizenship.

    Technology designed specifically for the classroom

    The big technology players like Google have embraced the idea of creating a variety of platforms specifically for teachers. Google sites will allow a teacher to create a classroom website with the input of students. Weebly is specifically designed for educators. The service is designed specifically for the following:

    • Easily create a classroom website & blog
    • Manage your students’ accounts
    • Accept homework assignments online
    • Keep your parents up to date

    Social media

    Have you heard of Emodo? If you don’t know what Edmodo is, or haven’t used Edmodo in your classroom, the easiest way to think about it is Facebook for teachers. And even if the thought of using Facebook – either personally or professionally – makes you cringe, chances are your students and their parents like it.

    It has been proven that social media can be used to engage students. Edmodo is simply a secure social learning platform for classrooms that teachers are embracing. It allows teachers to create groups, assign classwork and homework, differentiate learning, facilitate online discussions and foster communication.

    Coding

    Learn to code and transfer your knowledge to students. Why? Coding emphasizes problem solving, supports advanced thinking and reasoning skills, and can help a child’s developing brain see the relationship between an action and an outcome. Coding is empowering. Coding is rewarding. Coding is fun! Gain coding skills and evaluate coding programs and resources available for students. Confidently introduce coding to your students in order to stimulate and nourish creativity, impart knowledge of how all-things-digital work, and, perhaps, open a door to your students’ futures. It is also a way to become a certified technology teacher

    The Technology Certificate Program

    If you want to take your technology education to the next level and be a certified technology teacher this program is for you.

    The Technology Integration Certificate is designed for educators seeking a unique opportunity to engage in instructor-guided educational technology courses. This program recognizes technology as a vital instructional tool and supports the teacher’s role as the catalyst in preparing learners to become responsible and effective users of technology.

    To earn your certificate and 15 professional units requires the completion of 12 courses.

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