Google Expeditions enable teachers to take students on virtual trips to places like museums, underwater, and outer space. Expeditions are collections of virtual reality panoramas — 360° panoramas and 3D images — annotated with details, points of interest, and questions that make them easy to integrate into curriculum already used in schools. Google created these [...]
Learn about effective testing strategies. Work on creating various types of graded assignments that account for test testing strategies. Learn about strategies to decrease test anxiety in the classroom.
Drawing upon decades of research and myriad authentic classroom experiences, Kathleen M. Budge and William H. Parrett dispel harmful myths, explain the facts, and urge educators to act against the debilitating effects of poverty on their students. They share the powerful voices of teachers— many of whom grew up in poverty—to amplify the five classroom [...]
The Educational Technology Specialist Certification Pathway: Additional Classroom Teaching Certificate courses are designed for teachers who hold a Valid New York State Teaching Certificate and wish to earn Educational Technology Specialist Certification without having to earn an additional degree. Teachers can take these courses for professional development without going for certification. Courses will start this [...]
Educational Technology Badge Program - 18 Credits In this program teachers will take a total of 6 courses to complete the two badges in Educational Technology: Educational Technology Curriculum Design and Online & Blended Learning. These courses will show teachers how to fully integrate technology into their own curriculum. Students will also have the option [...]
Stony Brook University can help you gain the skills you need to fully integrate emerging technologies into your teaching. In our advanced graduate certificate and non-credit programs, teachers can learn how to effectively use computer applications within their classes, develop technology-based projects, create websites, get started with podcasting, integrate Skype and distance learning platforms, understand video- and photo-editing, and utilize [...]
Welcome to the 21st century classroom! Give your students the opportunity to learn the basics of computer science. Computer science nurtures creativity and develops problem solving skills that will help prepare your students for any future career!
"If you can't beat 'em, join 'em." Let's face it, smartphones are an important part of everyone's lives and when teaching students, they are most likely distracted by what is on their device. This course will help educators develop ideas in how they can incorporate phones into their lessons. Together, we will: 1) Explore the pros of using smartphones [...]
Schools in New York are in the early stages of implementing The New York State P-12 Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS). For those that attended prior workshops or have a basic familiarity with the new science standards, this full day workshop will take a deeper dive into how that implementation can be addressed. Participants will continue to build an understanding [...]