The College of Education, Health, and Human Services Teacher Academies are designed and offered to provide an opportunity for focused study in emerging topics and areas of special interest.

Teacher Academy sessions are available for undergraduate or graduate credit, and can often be taken by non-students and the general public.

Summer 2018 Teacher Academy Offerings

Google Apps for Education

  • 31498 PDED 418BO-101 (undergraduate credit)
  • 31499 PDED 518 BO-101 (graduate credit)

Course runs online May 7-June 3, 2018.

Course description: Participants will be introduced to the suite of Google Apps for Education including Google Classroom, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Presentations, Hangouts, Blogger, Picasa, Sketch-Up, and Google Earth. Participants will learn how to utilize these various applications to design technology enhanced learning activities and enhance their overall productivity.

1.000 Credit hour

Coding in the Classroom

  • 31502 PDED 418BR-101 (undergraduate credit)
  • 31503 PDED 518BR-101

Course runs online May 7-June 3, 2018.

Course description: Participants will learn how to use a variety of different coding and programming technologies and applications designed for the K-12 learner. In addition, students will develop their understanding of how coding can be integrated into the K-12 curriculum in a variety of ways by designing and developing their own coding-enhanced learning activities.

1.000 Credit hour

 

Tech Tools for the College Student

  • 31500 PDED 418BT-101
  • 31501 PDED 518BT-101

Course runs online May 7-June 3, 2018.

Course description: Participants will learn about a wide range of technologies that can be used to help them be successful college students. Topics covered in this class will include technologies for writing, research, time management, stress reduction, presentations, group collaboration and communication. As a result of this course, participants will be better prepared to meet the rigorous demands of college.

1.000 Credit hour

Previous Teacher Academy Offerings

College of Education, Health, and Human Services

Fairlane Center South (FCS)
Phone: 
313-593-5090
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