Seminar in Educational Technology

The purpose of this course is to introduce educators to current research trends and topics in educational technology through literature review, discussions, and case studies. The course focuses on building a knowledge base in trendy topics, concepts, and technologies that drive educational change and innovation in K-12 education. Participants will explore important developments of educational technology, trends of technology adoption, as well as challenges and potential solutions of implementing advanced technologies in teaching and learning. In addition, participants will become familiar with the major sources of educational technology research and improve their analytical and critical thinking skills.