iPads in the Classroom, Renfrow, Spring 2019

Course Number: EDU 5515 C55
Instructor: Clarena Renfrow
Location: Stafford Academic Center, Castleton University
Dates and Times: March 2 - April 20, 2019. Saturday, March 2 in-person at Castleton University from 9:00-4:00 with the remainder of the course in an online environment.
Credits: 1 Graduate Credit
Tuition: $1,000 includes 32 gig iPad & 2nd generation iPad pencil

NOTE: Course payment of $1,000 by check or purchase order, payable to Castleton University, is due at the time of registration. A purchase order number can be entered into the online registration form and the purchase order can be uploaded to the registration form. If paying by check, please mail the check to: Financial & Registration Services, Castleton University, 62 Alumni Drive, Castleton, VT 05753. To help us ensure that your payment is applied to the correct course, PLEASE WRITE “CFS” IN THE CHECK MEMO LINE. Thank you.
NOTE: An iPad delivery cannot be guaranteed by the first class for registrations received after March 15, 2019.

Course Description

iPads for the Classroom is intended to provide educators with basic expertise in using the iPad to facilitate learning for students that will engage and inspire them.  We will learn how to set them up, change settings to meet classroom/student needs, how to find resources and apps as well as pedagogy.  iPads are powerful teaching and learning tools that naturally differentiate learning.

You will receive an iPad and an Apple pencil on the first day of class. 

Course Objectives/Goals

iPads in the Classroom is designed to meet the following goals:

 

  1. To provide teachers with exposure and experience in using iPads for teaching and learning.

 

  1. To assist teachers in creating an engaging lesson using the iPad as the tool for learning.

 

Required Texts

Resources, Readings and videos will be from online sources.

For additional course information

Clarena Renfrow
(802) 770-8478

For additional registration information

Bethany Sprague
(802) 468-1325

Register online now!