MSU Technology in Education Certificate Program

The road to a Masters Degree begins with Michigan State University's Technology in Education Certificate Program. It is comprised of three classes (9 credits) that I took online.

CEP 810 Teaching for Understanding with Computers

2/8/2010-4/2/2010 Instructor: Susan Way
CEP 810 explored using Microsoft Office programs in education as well as RSS readers, Internet safety and approaches to teaching with technology.

CEP 810 Syllabus

CEP 811 Adapting Innovative Technology to Education

3/8/2010-4/30/2010 Instructor: Melissa White
CEP 811 continued with pedagogy lessons. I learned how to build a website, a wiki page, a blog and other Web 2.0 tools. Two lessons that were developed  were a Webquest lesson and a StAIRS Lesson

CEP 811 Syllabus

CEP 812 Applying Educational Technology to Problems of Practice

5/3/2010 - 6/25/2010 Instructor:Carolyn McCarthy
CEP 812 focused on applying technology to problems of practice. The main assignment was a Techquest in which I researched the best practices to implement a learning management system (LMS) such as Moodle. We also maintained a blog and discussion group dialogs.

CEP 812 Syllabus