Teaching With Technology

Courses offered through REAL are not eligible for federal financial assistance. Additional information regarding tuition and financial assistance may be found at Tuition for REAL Courses.

IMPORTANT information regarding tuition billing and payment process

Registration Information

– Monday, September 26 – last day to register for October 3 course starts
– Monday, OCTOBER 31 – registration for Spring 2017 begins
– To register, select any of the active blue date links below. You must register for each course separately.

 

A selection of Technology courses are offered as specials each semester at a reduced tuition rate. Current specials can be found at stfrancis.edu/real/specials.

Teaching with Technology Courses

EEND 675: Foundations of Educational Technology (3 credit hours)
SPRING 2017: January 16 – March 13 | online

EEND 676: Collaborative Web Tools in Education (3 credit hours)
SPRING 2017: March 6 – May 1 | online

EEND 677: Multimedia Tools in Education (3 credit hours)
October 12 – December 27 | blended course meets in Naperville, IL
Course is offered through TIDE – Register HERE by searching for desired USF course number (omit space and enter as EEND677). TIDE course participation is limited to individuals who hold a valid Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL). Substitute teaching license holders (SUB) are not eligible. Educators need not live or work in DuPage County to take TIDE courses.

SPRING 2017: January 16 – March 13 | online

EEND 678: Effective Technology Integration Into Lessons and Curriculum (3 credit hours)
October 3 – November 28 | blended course meets in Lombard, IL
Course is offered through TIDE – Register HERE by searching for desired USF course number (omit space and enter as EEND678). TIDE course participation is limited to individuals who hold a valid Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL). Substitute teaching license holders (SUB) are not eligible. Educators need not live or work in DuPage County to take TIDE courses.

SPRING 2017: January 16 – March 13 | online

EEND 679: Assessing and Improving Student Achievement with Technology (3 credit hours)
SPRING 2017: March 6 – May 1 | online

EEND 680: 21st Century Educational Leadership (3 credit hours)
October 3 – November 28 | online (**Fall Special**)

EEND 681: Managing Educational Technology Services (3 credit hours)
SPRING 2017: February 13 – April 10 | online

EEND 713: Engaging eLearning (3 credit hours)
October 3 – November 28 | online

Courses offered in the USF Teaching with Technology concentration were developed using ISBE’s standards for an ISBE Technology Endorsement and are on file at the Illinois State Board of Education.

Endorsement will be confirmed through transcript evaluation by ISBE. Candidates may not need to take all 24 credit hours if course work previously completed is approved by ISBE. The Technology Specialist Test is also required for the Technology Specialist Endorsement; candidates are encouraged to refer to www.isbe.net for current information and requirements.

One Hour Courses in Technology

EEND 682: BYOT (Bring Your Own Technology/Device): Lesson Strategies and Management Issues (1 credit hour)
September 24 – October 10 | blended (**Fall Special**)
Meets face-to-face on Saturday, September 24 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. (USF Main Campus)
Additional coursework and assignments will be completed online

EEND 683: Using Technology to Flip Learning (1 credit hour)
October 8 – October 24 | blended (**Fall Special**)
Meets face-to-face on Saturday, October 8 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. (USF Main Campus)
Additional coursework and assignments will be completed online

EEND 686: Techsplorations: Technology Awareness for Today’s Students (1 credit hour)
November 12 – November 28 | blended (**Fall Special**)
Meets face-to-face on Saturday, November 12 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. (USF Main Campus)
Additional coursework and assignments will be completed online