competencies

 

SYNTHESIZE KNOWLEDGE

  • Demonstrates ability to read and understand educational literature related to Educational Technology

  • Demonstrates ability to describe fundamental theories of human learning

  • Applies knowledge of human learning, diversity, and effective pedagogy to solution of problems.

 

CREATE KNOWLEDGE

  • Demonstrates ability to describe common research methods in Educational Technology

  • Demonstrates ability to read and evaluate Educational Technology research

  • Applies research findings to the solution of common problems in Educational Technology

 

COMMUNICATE KNOWLEDGE

  • Communicates effectively in oral and written formats

  • Effectively communicates content through the design and delivery of teaching/learning activities that integrate content and pedagogy

  • Demonstrates the ability to adapt instruction and assessment techniques to the needs of diverse learners

 

THINK CRITICALLY AND REFLECTIVELY

  • Develops a personal vision of inclusive educational practice

  • Describes the relationship between Educational Technology and the broader field of Education

  • Critically evaluates theory and practice

 

ENGAGE IN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Demonstrates the disposition for life-long learning and continuous professional development

 

PARTICIPATE ACTIVELY IN THE PROFESSION

  • Identifies and participates in communities of practice within the field of Educational Technology

 

APPLY INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN PRINCIPLES

  • Identifies and analyzes learning and performance problems

  • Design, plans, and develops instructional interventions using appropriate strategies and techniques

  • Develops an evaluation plan for a project based on stated goals and recognized standards

 

APPLY TECHNOLOGY TO SOLVE INSTRUCTIONAL PROBLEMS

  • Plans and designs effective learning environments and experiences supported by technology

  • Applies technology to facilitate a variety of effective assessment and evaluation strategies

  • Demonstrates understanding of social, ethical, legal, and human issues surrounding the use of technology and applies it in practice