TED-2520 - New Literacies in the Classrm

An in-depth exploration of new forms of literacy made possible by digital technology developments. Students will explore how new literacies, such as wikis, blogs, and internet projects, can be used to enhance learning in the classroom. Students will learn both how to effectively use existing sources and create sources for learning in their classroom. Additionally, students will explore how these new literacies build upon traditional reading and writing experiences and why new literacy skills are necessary in the 21st century. This course can be counted as an elective course for the AAS program in Early Childhood Education and is appropriate for current teachers or those seeking recertification.
Academic Level
Undergraduate Level
Subject
Teacher Education
Department
Teacher Education
Credits
3
Corequisites
None
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