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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780133564181ISBN-10 0133564185
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-13-356415-0ISBN-13 978-0-13-356415-0
Author(s): Sharon E. Smaldino; Deborah L. Lowther; James D. Russell; Purdue University Mims
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2015 Pages: 288
Description

For courses in Instructional Media and Technology, and Computers in Education

A core text for Introduction to Educational Technology courses

How to integrate a complete range of technology and media formats into classroom instruction using the ASSURE model for lesson planning

This text shows specifically and realistically how technology and media enhance and support everyday teaching and learning. Written from the viewpoint of the teacher, it demonstrates how to integrate a complete range of technology and media formats into classroom instruction using the ASSURE model for lesson planning. Ideal for educators at all levels who place a high value on learning, the book is helps readers incorporate technology and media into best practice, to use them as teaching tools and to guide students in using them as learning tools. Examples come from elementary and secondary education.

The new Eleventh Edition keeps readers up to pace with the innovations in all aspects of technology, particularly those related to computers, Web 2.0, social networks, and the Internet. The updating throughout reflects the acceleration trend toward digitizing information and school use of telecommunications resources, such as the Web. It also addresses the interaction among the roles of teachers, technology, coordinators, and school media specialists, all complementary and interdependent teams within the school.

This text provides the ideal teaching and learning experience through:

  • The ASSURE Model of lesson planning and the ASSURE Classroom Case Studies.

  • A number of helpful pedagogical aids that provide reinforcement and ensure understanding.

  • A focus on today’s most up-to-date expectations and innovations.

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