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
UM-Flint has developed a course that helps K12 teachers meet the new requirements for an online experience. Learn how to build a web page using a free online tool, design a basic blog and create an online quiz while reviewing current issues regarding online copyright and ethics in today's classroom.
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.
This is an instructor-facilitated course in which you will learn the basics of creating slide presentations using MS PowerPoint. This course is based on the XP version, but most explanations will apply to several of the more recent versions.
This instructor-facilitated course presents the basic concepts of Word 2002, although most of the concepts apply to several recent versions of Word.
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.