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Online Learning Powerpoint

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  • 1. Spotlight on Emerging Technology Charlene Belcastro Walden University EDUC-6715
  • 2. Want a better way to connect our digital natives to the curriculum?
    • Course Management Systems
      • “ Strong academic skills, motivation, discipline, and course structure compatible with one’s learning style are conductive to success in K-12 online learning” (Cavanaugh & Clark, 2007).
  • 3. Course Management Systems (CMS)
    • What is it?
      • An extension of education that offers different teaching & learning styles to aide student learning
  • 4. Examples
    • Moodle
    • RCampus
      • Both are FREE!!
      • Develop & build electric portfolios
      • Upload documents, activities, assignments, and assessments
      • Use to set up teams for collaborative assignments or study groups
  • 5. Benefits of CMS include…
    • STUDENT
      • Provides motivations through student-centered learning
      • Fills instructional & learning gaps
      • Access lessons for review & practice
      • Gather absent work
      • Supports authentic student learning
    • TEACHER
      • Utilize electronic dropbox to reduce paper assignments
      • Provides classroom messaging options
      • can provide a variety of question formats through online assessments
  • 6. Online learning and it’s potential to close instructional gaps…
    • Students learning styles, needs, and interests can be accommodated through individualized instruction.
  • 7. Closing instructional gaps… by Cavanaugh & Clark
    • “Builds teamwork skills, problem-solving abilities, creativity, decision-making proficiency, and higher-order thinking skills.”
    • “Makes abstract concepts more concrete through the use of virtual manipulative, online calculators, and graphing tools, etc.” (Cavanaugh & Clark, 2007)
  • 8. Still resisting??? Then consider this…
    • Only students can have access (private)
    • Passwords are protected
    • Prepares students for the 21 st century
    • Unlimited student & teacher access (work at a time that’s best for you!)
    • IT’S FREE!!
  • 9. References
    • Cavanaugh, C., & Clark, T. (2007). The Landscape of K-12 Online Learning. In P. Adamson, B. Adamson, & N. Clausen-Grace, et al (Eds.), What Works in K-12 Online Learning (Chapter 1, pp. 5-19) . Eugene, OR: International Society for Technology in Education.