Integrating Science Web Resources in the Classroom
Instructor: Amy Kretsch
Monday, August 25, 2014 - Friday, December 19, 2014
Instruction Mode: Internet-Asynchronous (Online Class)
Academic Level: K-12 Professional Development
Course Fee: $155
Class Offered Through IT4Educators
Explore online Science resources and compile an annotated list of Science websites for classroom technology integration. Use Science websites to develop project based technology ideas, create an online repository of web resources and determine website uses for your classroom.
As a result of this participation in this course, students should:
- Determine State curricular areas/academic standards in your classroom to incorporate Science websites.
- Develop project-based technology ideas and assessments related to Science from a variety of online resouces.
- Create an annotated classroom list of Science websites for technology integration use by students and the teacher.
- Create an online account (del.icio.us) with a list of Science websites that can be accessed from any computer.
About The Instructor
Amy Kretsch has a B.S. in Elementary Education and an M.S. in Library Media Technology from Mankato State University. Amy has been in the technology education arena for more than 14 years. She started her career as an elementary library media specialist for Minneapolis Public Schools. Amy moved to Osseo Area Schools to be a media/technology specialist at Brooklyn Junior High. After six years, Amy moved into a Technology Integration Collaborative Teacher (TICT) position. The TICT focus is helping teachers integrate technology into curriculum. Amy currently continues to work closely with school districts and technology in the Midwest region.
A minimum $20 processing fee will be assessed per person for cancellations received after the start of the course. Refunds are not issued after the start of the course or after access to the course has been provided.