Teachers do not have to be experts in a particular technology before they use it in their classroom. However, the technology must support the identified learning outcomes. Some creative ways to integrate technology to motivate students and reach educational goals will be offered.
Technology integrationEdutopia offers some ideas on how to use technology in the classroom
Using statistics to explore health Gapminder is a tool that can be used to explore historical statistics while at the same time integrating a variety of content areas. Here is a blog post about the site that walks you through a few of the features.
Problem Solving and Inquiry "The NYC iSchool has some resources to spark problem solving and inquiry. In fact, at NYC iSchool, high school students discover whether statistics reveal or distort reality!"
Online LearningThis wiki has a wealth of resources that can be used to support online course development and offsite student learning.