Week

Pedagogy (lectures and readings)

Associated goals (see Table 1)

Integration (assignments)

Tech -Tool utilized

(lab activities)

1

Jan 11

Overview lecture

housekeeping

A. H. I

Overview of lab and course site

lab

2

Jan 18

Theoretical foundations

a. Learning theory

1.     Behavioral

2.     Information         processing

3.     Constructivism

b. Systems theory

c. Communications theory

A,H,I

 

Hands on with hardware

Configuring system

Computer literacy-

Components

Functions

System

Connectivity

 

 

3

Jan 25

Instructional approaches

·      Presentation

·      Demonstration

·      Discussion

·      Cooperative learning

·      Discovery

·      Problem solving

·      Games

·      Simulation

·      Drill and Practice

·      Tutorial

 

A,E,H,I

Hands on-

 

Input/output connectivity

 

use scanner

Configure printer

Hook up data projector demo

Peripherals

·      Scanner·      Printer

4

Feb 1

Preplanning

·      Specify outcomes

·      Identify students

·      Learner environment

 

B,J

Word processing assignment

(Saved as html)

troubleshooting as topic

Core Software- Word

 

5

Feb 8

Instructional planning

4.     Events

5.     Managing course information

6.     Course communications

7.     Creativity

B,C,D,J,R

Blackboard course management

a.     Assign shell

b.     Database

 

Discussion board postings

Posting word documents to Database in BB

 

a.     Blackboard,

b.      Inspiration

c.     Communications

d.    Management  tools

e.     Other communications

6

Feb 15

Media selection-Graphics production

 

B,C,J,M,N

Production of PPT presentation

PPT templates and wizards

Core software-Powerpoint

7

Feb 22

Media selection

a.     Preparation

b.     Varieties of media

 

E,H,J,M,O,T

Review of Instructional software

(use online evaluation form)

Filetype overview

Powerpoint critiques

Overview of Instructional software

a.     Audio

b.     Video

c.     Computer based

8

Mar 1

Using IT-WWW as a resource

C,D,E,F,J,L,P

Search engine scavenger hunt

Bookmark export

Discussion board postings

Blackboard, IE

9

Mar 15

Using IT-Communications alternatives and uses

B,C,D,F,J,L,P,Q,R,U

Discussion board postings

Reviews of websites

Reflective Journals Posted

Blackboard

a.     Discussion board

b.     E-mail

c.     Listserv

d.    Chat

10

Mar 22

Using IT-Publishing to the web

B,C,J,L

Unit Lesson plan- macro/ Individual

Blackboard and Word web publishing

11

Mar 29

The WWW and the Classroom -ethical and legal issues

B,C,G,J,N

Reflective Journals Posted

Blackboard and IE

12

Apr 5

Learning environments- group and individual

V,W

Portfolio /Group area of BB

Offline content integration

BB and CAI

13

Apr 12

Distance education alternatives

Access/ADA issues

O,R,S,T,W

Tour of facilities

Visit by Access rep

Distance Education technologies

14

Apr 19

Best practices- TBA

F,L,M,O,T,U

Webquest reviews

Discussion board postings- how would you use your favorite one in a class?

WWW

15

Apr 26

Best practices-Evaluation of students and courses

C,D,J,L,M,O,R,T,U

BB survey and quiz /Gradebook,

Learn to use it.

 

Blackboard course management tools

16

May 3

Future trends -Leveraging reality against vision

 

Review

C,F,G,J,L,O,R,T

Group Unit Lesson plan-micro

BB Group course resources complete

 

 

 

 

 

May 10

Final

Critique - Final