Corwin: Empowering Students With Technology: Second Edition: Alan November: 9781412974257
Empowering Students With Technology

Empowering Students With Technology

Second Edition

Speaker Through the Corwin Speakers' Bureau Alan November Consultant
© 2010   136 pages   7" x 10"  
Corwin
Volume Discount Available! Contact Your Sales Rep
Paperback ISBN: 9781412974257 $30.95 Add to Cart
Ebook ISBN: 9781452207100
Complimentary Review Copy Request Review Copy
Grade Level : Elementary, PreK-12, Secondary
Translations & Foreign Rights  |  Permissions

Expand classroom experiences and spark student excitement with learning adventures powered by technology!

Written by an internationally recognized expert in the field, this second edition of the bestseller provides educators with practical strategies for using technology to “break down” classroom walls and prepare all students to succeed in a digital world.

Making the case for technology’s capacity to improve school performance and create communities of best practice, the book demonstrates how appropriate use of computer and Internet technologies enhances students’ critical thinking, research, and problem-solving skills. Equally important, informed use of technology can level the learning field for disadvantaged students and allow children who are disabled to participate more fully in mainstream education.

Offering more than 50 Web sites, as well as new resources, realistic lesson ideas, sample activities, more information about online learning, and real-world examples, this timely revision examines:

  • Information literacy
  • Learning in a globally connected community
  • Increased access to information
  • Applications for digital cameras, fax machines, cell phones, and more
  • The relationship between technology expenditures and student achievement

Complete with a section on navigating government archives online, this updated edition of Empowering Students With Technology helps students connect instructional content to real life and facilitates their development as independent and collaborative learners.

Empowering Students With Technology

Second Edition
Speaker Through the Corwin Speakers' Bureau Alan November Consultant
© 2010   136 pages   7" x 10"  
Corwin

Available Formats

ISBN:   9781412974257 Paperback Suggested Retail Price:   $30.95 Bookstore Price:   $24.76
ISBN:   9781452207100 Electronic Version Suggested Retail Price:   $30.95 Bookstore Price:   $24.76

Previous Editions Published by Corwin

First Edition: © 2001

About This Title

Expand classroom experiences and spark student excitement with learning adventures powered by technology!

Written by an internationally recognized expert in the field, this second edition of the bestseller provides educators with practical strategies for using technology to “break down” classroom walls and prepare all students to succeed in a digital world.

Making the case for technology’s capacity to improve school performance and create communities of best practice, the book demonstrates how appropriate use of computer and Internet technologies enhances students’ critical thinking, research, and problem-solving skills. Equally important, informed use of technology can level the learning field for disadvantaged students and allow children who are disabled to participate more fully in mainstream education.

Offering more than 50 Web sites, as well as new resources, realistic lesson ideas, sample activities, more information about online learning, and real-world examples, this timely revision examines:

  • Information literacy
  • Learning in a globally connected community
  • Increased access to information
  • Applications for digital cameras, fax machines, cell phones, and more
  • The relationship between technology expenditures and student achievement

Complete with a section on navigating government archives online, this updated edition of Empowering Students With Technology helps students connect instructional content to real life and facilitates their development as independent and collaborative learners.

Should you need additional information or have questions regarding the HEOA information provided for this title, including what is new to this edition, please email corwinheoa@corwin.com. Please include your name, contact information, and the name of the title for which you would like more information. For information on the HEOA, please go to http://ed.gov/policy/highered/leg/hea08/index.html.

We hope you'll consider this Corwin book for your course. Email us at adopt@corwin.com, or click here to find your Corwin Sales Manager.

Corwin
2455 Teller Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
www.corwin.com

Other Products By