What is Educational Technology?


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What is Educational Technology?

  1. 1. Educational Technology<br />Ferdinand B. Pitagan, PhD<br />
  2. 2. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />What will you do?<br />Situation: A remote village in Banawe<br /><ul><li>Fifty 2nd graders – never been to other villages
  3. 3. You want to teach them concepts of 4 seasons
  4. 4. You are a teacher in the digital world.</li></ul>Question: How are you going to teach the class? Why?<br />
  5. 5. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Education<br /><ul><li>Roles of Teachers
  6. 6. Roles of Students
  7. 7. Roles of Institutions
  8. 8. Teaching and Learning</li></ul> Through Technology<br />
  9. 9. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Technology<br /><ul><li>Information and Communication
  10. 10. Computers
  11. 11. Online/web-based
  12. 12. Mobile/wireless
  13. 13. Assistive Technology
  14. 14. Others</li></li></ul><li>What is Educational Technology? <br /><ul><li> Study and Ethical Practice
  15. 15. Learning and Performance
  16. 16. Creation, Utilization and </li></ul> Management<br /><ul><li> Technological Processes</li></ul> And Resources<br /><ul><li> Instructional Theory
  17. 17. Learning Technology</li></ul>Richey, R.C. (2008). Reflections on the 2008 AECT Definitions of the Field. TechTrends. 52(1) 24-25 <br />
  18. 18. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Definition: Educational Technology <br />Educational Technology is synonymous with <br />Instructional Technology defined as<br />the theory and practice <br />of design, development, utilization, management and evaluation <br />of processes and resources <br />for learning.<br />Association for Educational Communications <br />and Technology, AECT’s 1994 Definition<br />
  19. 19. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br /> theory and practice<br />Theory<br /> Practice<br />concepts,<br />constructs,<br />principles, <br />propositions <br />(Models)<br />Knowledge <br />application <br />to solve problems <br />experiences<br />Knowledge Body<br />
  20. 20. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Theory<br />Practice<br />Of design, development, utilization, management and evaluation (Domains) <br />Development<br />Design <br />Utilization<br />Evaluation<br />Management<br />- not linear- complementary<br />
  21. 21. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br /> of processes and resources<br />A process … <br />a series of activities directed <br />towards a particular result...<br />Resources (products) …<br />sources of support for <br />learning …<br />delivery process, instructional design process<br />** Study of instructional strategies/teaching methods<br />devices, teaching materials, people, budget, facilities<br />** Educational TV Production** Website Development <br />
  22. 22. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />for learning <br />The relatively <br />permanent change <br />in a person’s <br />knowledge, <br />attitude or <br />skills<br />due to experience<br />
  23. 23. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Brief History of EdTech<br />1960s<br /><ul><li> Audio-visual education
  24. 24. Psychologists, Educators, Technologists</li></ul>1980s<br /><ul><li> Personal computers</li></ul>1990s<br /><ul><li> Internet</li></ul>Present <br /><ul><li> multi-media contents
  25. 25. multi-platform </li></li></ul><li>EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Brief History of EdTech<br />USA 1) Division of AV Instruction (DAVI) 1923(Teaching with Audio-Visual Aids) 2) Changed name to Association for Educational Communications and Technology in 1970(Psychology, Media in Education, Systems Approach)Japan 1) Film Education Research Society 1928 2) Japan AV Education Association -- became independent in 1946 3) Japan Society for Educational Technology 1984<br />
  26. 26. EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Class Activity<br />What do you think is the future of<br />educational technology in the <br />Philippines?<br /><ul><li>Write you reflection essay and submit it to UVLe.</li></li></ul><li>EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY<br />Goodday and GODbless!!!<br />Next Meeting: Influence of media technology in curriculum and instruction <br />