Faculty Development Companion Workbook Module 8:: Technology in the Classroom by Amy Solomon, Quantum Integrations
This module explains various types of technology available for the college classroom including ways to use the technology effectively in teaching the adult learner. Topics include slide presentations, the Internet, electronic assessment and grading tools, software and communication tools, and course management tools. The sections included in this module are as follows: Section 1: Equipment in the Classroom Section 2: The Internet as a Learning Tool Section 3: Electronic Assessment and Grading Tools Section 4: Software, CD-ROMS, and Communication Tools
The authors of Quantum Integrations are pioneers in faculty development, with decades of experience in the field. They have authored dynamic content with examples and tips that instructors can apply in the classroom immediately. Dr. Taylor started developing effective faculty development and curriculum materials. She now conducts face-to-face faculty development workshops for schools and associations around the country, training hundreds of faculty in diverse fields including allied health, computer programming, network administration, telecommunications, project management, curriculum development, and electronic business, and also continues to teach online courses. Ms. Solomon has been involved in all levels of education for over two decades including elementary, post-secondary, and clinical education, teaching a variety of populations including young children, community and technical college students, clinical students in hospital and clinical settings, and hospital and clinic patients and staff.
Section 1: Computer-based Slide Presentations Section 2: The Internet as a Learning Tool Section 3: Electronic Assessment and Grading Tools Section 4: Software, CD-ROMS, and Communication Tools Section 5: Course Management Tools