Using Technology in the Classroom / Edition 6

Using Technology in the Classroom / Edition 6

by Gary G. Bitter, Melissa Pierson, Melissa Pierson
     
 

Avoiding technical jargon, this book describes applications of computers in the educational environment, for undergraduate and graduate students, teachers, school personnel, and parents. There is material on technology operations and concepts, including types of software and electronic communication, and coverage of planning and designing processes for using… See more details below

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Avoiding technical jargon, this book describes applications of computers in the educational environment, for undergraduate and graduate students, teachers, school personnel, and parents. There is material on technology operations and concepts, including types of software and electronic communication, and coverage of planning and designing processes for using technology in the classroom. Types of educational software are reviewed, and ideas for Web-based instruction are given. There is also material on uses of technology, assessment and evaluation, professional practice, and social and ethical issues. This fifth edition is reorganized to reflect the new International Society for Technology Education's National Education Technology Standards for Teachers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205419159
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
07/21/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
7.46(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Getting started with technology1
Ch. 2Basic productivity operations35
Ch. 3Internet basics and electronic messaging47
Ch. 4Emerging technologies72
Ch. 5Research on technology in teaching and learning89
Ch. 6Planning for technology-rich instruction113
Ch. 7Selecting and using educational software127
Ch. 8Selecting and integrating world wide web resources152
Ch. 9Designing online instruction172
Ch. 10Technology integration in the content area including multidisciplinary units191
Ch. 11Data analysis and simulations233
Ch. 12Mathematical modeling242
Ch. 13Organizing and managing253
Ch. 14Producing and presenting270
Ch. 15Assessing and evaluating288
Ch. 16Productivity and classroom administration304
Ch. 17The professional educator317
Ch. 18Social, ethical, legal, and human issues323

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