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Teaching and Learning Today (TIS001)


Description
Explore how the role of teacher is shifting from “transmitter of information” to “facilitator of learning.” This course provides general information about current trends in education related to student-centered learning. Consider that 50 years ago, the role of a teacher in a school was that of knowledge source. In today’s environment of information surplus, teachers need no longer be students’ primary sources of information. Use the information in this course to understand current trends as well as view articles concerning current student-centered learning philosophies.
Content
  • Welcome
  • Introduction
  • Digital Natives, Digital Immigrants By Marc Prensky
  • Current Trends
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Explore Current Trends
  • Developing a Student-centered Classroom
  • Flipped Classroom 2019 What you need to know
  • How to Incorporate Project-Based Learning in Your Classroom
  • 100+ STEM Projects for Kids (With Free Cheat Sheets)
  • Future Workshop Input
  • Thank You
  • Feedback Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever