The application of technology in classroom settings has equipped educators with innovative tools and techniques for effective teaching practice. Integrating digital technologies at the elementary and secondary levels helps to enrich the studentsa learning experience and maximize competency in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Improving K-12 STEM Education Outcomes through Technological Integration focuses on current research surrounding the effectiveness, performance, and benefits of incorporating various technological tools within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics classrooms. Focusing on evidence-based approaches and current educational innovations, this book is an essential reference source for teachers, teacher educators, and professionals interested in how emerging technologies are benefiting teaching and/or learning efficacy.For example, many students wrongly assumed that because they associated an object with nature, it served as a carbon dioxide sink ... As with other media projects, the pre-production phase (i.e., student research, written scripts, and storyboards) can be expanded or contracted to meet educational goals. ... Last, unlike a written paper, these projects lend themselves to being shared online or face-to-face.
|Title||:||Improving K-12 STEM Education Outcomes through Technological Integration|
|Author||:||Urban, Michael J.|