FOR K-12 (VERSIONS 8.X AND 9.X)
This is an online, instructor-facilitated course for K-12 teachers interested in the online classroom. It will immerse them in the online learning just as their students would experience it.
BLOGS IN EDUCATION
Blogging is a simple yet power way for enhancing teaching and learning through technology integration. This self-paced, instructor-facilitated online course focuses on the implications of blogging in educational settings. Participants will study how other educators are using blogs to deepen learning and increase student achievements, explore Web-based tools for finding and subscribing to educational blogs, identify strategies for implanting a blog into their content area and create their own Weblog.
CREATE AN ONLINE EXPERIENCE
This instructor-facilitated course uses Google tools to build a website for your classroom complete with a calendar, work groups and online quizzing and polling. Experiencing these tools in the K12 environment will prepare today's students for higher education and for the workplace.
INTRO TO INSPIRATION & KIDSPIRATION
This online course is instructor-facilitated. Designed for K-12 teachers, this course introduces a popular software used to help students organize and develop their ideas.
INTRO TO K-12 TEACHING ONLINE
The Intro to K-12 Online Teaching is an online course that is teacher-facilitated, which is level of student-instructor interaction between a totally self-paced course and one that is instructor led. You can go through the course at your own pace but an instructor is available to help whenever you need it along the way.
This is a basic-level course and will prepare you to begin to develop an online course or course supplement. It is also a prerequisite to the UM-Flint Intensive Course Development class.
This is an instructor-facilitated course designed to help you learn basic spreadsheet development using Excel 2010 or 2013. You will learn the most common features along with more complex formulas and functions. Conditional formatting and designing and editing charts is also practiced.
This is an instructor-facilitated course in which you will learn the basics of creating slide presentations using MS PowerPoint 2016. Throughout this course, you will create a presentation that uses the most common features including master slides and transitions and animation. Note: PowerPoint 2010 and 2013 users can also complete this course. The functions are very similar.
This instructor-facilitated course presents the basic concepts of Word in Office 2010. In addition to covering basic features, you will learn advanced formatting options, table design and use headers and footers. (Also supports versions 2013 & 2016)
NOTE: If you began work on a Technology Integrator certificate prior to 11/7/07, UM-Flint will honor the previous list of required courses.