ETAP 623 Fall 2011

Class Homepage for the Design Project

A fun cartoon: Innovation is more than popular words. thinkers_cartoon.jpg

The ID Processes

Project Agenda

End Product

As your end product, you will produce

  • A mini-course for teacher learning, such as Data analysis for differentiated instruction, with teachers as your target learner/audience; OR
  • An instructional case report such as: Problem Based Curriculum Development - A Case Study, providing/implementing a set of lessons for students to learn about a core topic. Other teachers will also be able to benefit from analyzing your lessons, as an instructional case, to understand the teaching approach, tool, or assessment that have applied.

Evaluation Criteria

General Suggestions and Feedback from the Instructor

Please see General Suggestions and Feedback


If you are trying to find useful videos (e.g., classroom episodes, educational videos) that can be embedded in your mini-course, you may find this site helpful: http://www.watchknow.org/


Announcement

I've reviewed the portfolio pages (with substantial work documented) and posted my comments in the discussion area/tab of your page ("discussion" on top)--Jianwei 10/17.

A new tip re. how to add an image from the Internet to a wiki page: find an image online, right click on the image and copy its address, go to your page and paste the address into <img>address</img> (no space). Save, and this image will then be embedded into your page.

ETAP 623 Fall 2011 Class Members

Please add your name below and link your name to your personal user page. To encourage peer review and feedback, and specifically to prepare for our "developmental try-out," I've set up a few small groups based on the content you're addressing.

Jianwei Zhang Instructor, ETAP associate professor.

Online/blended learning group

Alex De Kweldju: LOOP IN PASCAL Course(Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course page, 11/28)

Suzanne Hayes : Developing Learning Communities Through Blended Learning Activities(Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course page, 11/28)

Information Literacy/ college/ Job readiness

Fiona Grady: News Literacy (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course page, 11/28)

Hend Elsantaricy: Before You Copy(Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course page, 11/29)

Nathan Lockett: College Attainment (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your portfolio page, 11/29)

Lydia Ashley Graduate Student, ETAP Fingerprinting (Instructor comments on your project, in the discussion tab of your portfolio, 11/30)

Science & Social Studies

Joe Walker: Biology of HPV Mini Course(Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Nicole Carey:Issues of Cloning (Instructor commented on your project portfolio, in its discuss tab, 11/9) " Peer Review of Portfolio by Joe on 11/29/2011" " Peer Review of Unit 1 by Joe on 12/1/2011"

Susan Hereth: The Hudson River as the Context for Learning (Instructor commented on your project portfolio, in its discuss tab, 11/29) "Peer review by Joe on 11/29/2011"

Language learning

Anna Maria Wing : Writing Instruction using Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Mengxin Song: Interesting Chinese Characters: A Big Picture of Chinese Writing System(Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Matthew Gunderman: Introducing iBT TOEFL Speaking (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Wesam Saleh: Teaching English Punctuation for the ESL students (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Arayoan Tylec: Integrating Digital Storytelling in the Foreign Language Classroom (Instructor comments on your project, in the discussion tab of your portfolio, 11/30)

Math learning 1

Serafina Chinappi: Making Math Problematic (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

User:J. McCarthy: Case Study of Models in Math Instruction (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Hailey Pozniak:Customary and Metric Units of Measurement (Instructor commented on your course in the discussion tab of your course front page, 11/29)

Math learning 2

Jenna Tyler: Teaching Mathematics for Understanding (Instructor commented on your mini-course, in its discussion tab, 11/30)

Victoria Keller Word Problems in Mathematics: Teaching/Student Strategies to Comprehend Word Problems (Instructor commented on your objectives/task analysis, 11/13)

Jamie Davis: Pythagorean Theorem (Instructor commented on your project portfolio page, in its discussion tab, 11/29)

Stephen Lyons: Welcome to the Graphs of Life (Instructor comments on your ICM & draft units in the discussion tab of your portfolio, 11/30)