Full course description
This course provides educators with a lens for considering the change that happens when bringing new technologies into the classroom-and how the impacts can permeate outwards into the broader community. Participants will learn to analyze a category of technological tools using Neil Postman's Five Things We Need To Know About Technological Change. This course is a part of the Classroom in Context microcredential as part of the Digital Education Hub.
In order to guide your exploration, this Interactive Learning Module has three learning objectives. Participants in this module will be able to:
- Provide examples of the opportunities and challenges of technological change.
- Identify aspects of technological change through Postman's model.
- Compose an assessment of technology tools with Postman's model.