Instructional Technology, also often referred to as Educational Technology, deals with the use of technology in teaching. This includes using interactive computer technologies for accompanying traditional courses, course websites, network learning, but also such relatively simple technologies as traditional audio-visual equipment (video, overhead projectors).
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Adobe in Education: Resources for Educators and Students
Tips and tricks, online tutorials, discussion forums, and resources.
Contains information about educational technology research, reports, funding, as well as links to other websites.
A Complete Manual of Videotaping and Editing Techniques
A manual written for beginning videographers, parents and educators which includes discussions on equipment, videotaping situations, scripting, and other related topics.
Information page for the largest electronic mailing list devoted to technology in education.
Education Consumers ClearingHouse
Subscription-supported e-mailing list whose purpose is to empower education's consumers. Subscribers ask questions, post information and opinion, or just follow the various discussions.
Tools, resources, grant information and ideas for technology integration standards with beginning and advanced levels.
Evaluating the Impact of Technology
Article on three main purposes of Instructional technology and how its usefulness can be evaluated.
The Flashcard Exchange
Numerous subject and grade-specific cards available to review online, download, print, or customize. Also includes educational links and services.
Florida Educational Technology Corporation
In addition to providing an annual conference with the opportunity to review the latest technology trends, this site has technology articles with hyperlinks to resources.
From Now On: The Educational Technology Journal
Technology for schools; technology for learning.
Consulting services for instructional technology research, design, development, and implementation.
Minimally invasive education experiments conducted by NIIT. Free Internet kiosks provided to slum children who were unfamiliar with computers and the Internet led to learning.
Commercial video products for Direct Instruction, a reading program, as well as language, math, and technology offerings.
Journal of Technology Education
Provides a forum for scholarly discussion on topics relating to technology education.
Learning Solutions Group
A team of instructional development experts create customized, needs-based training material to improve employee knowledge, skills, and performance.
Microsoft in Education
Links to resources and partners available to help both schools (K-12) and higher education.
MultiMedia Schools Magazine
A practical how-to magazine that addresses multiple technologies used in K-12 schools today-CD-ROM, multimedia, online, and Internet resources. Articles, columns, news, and product reviews are contributed by practicing educators who use new technologies in the classroom and media center.
North American Simulation and Gaming Association
Links to web sites with components of design, implementation, and evaluation of games and simulations to improve learning results. Also includes a catalog of games and links to articles on such topics as getting a group to think like a genius and managing difficult behaviors.
On the Horizon
Provides an information database and a forum that explores the implications of a rapidly changing world on educational organizations and processes, and examines ways to make educational organizations and programs more effective.
Information content and technologies increase the productivity of students, scholars, professionals and the libraries that serve them.
Links to online games, puzzles, and quizzes.
Round World Media
Provides commercial online instruction on various subjects such as Flash 5 and HTML. Services for design and development of educational media for the web and interactive TV also available.
Sara Jalali: Multimedia Producer
Consultant for educational software, web-based training, and multimedia. Site also has her professional and personal links.
School Web of Instructional Media Database (SWIM)
A Web-based, searchable database that allows for access by students and teachers to different instructional media.
A non-profit initiative aimed at helping teachers and students cope with technology integration. Many photographs of computer setups, and a good number of science resources.
Center for Teaching and Learning.
Training modules for email, word processing, spreadsheets, data bases, and presentations as well as resources in media literacy, math, art, and special education.
Technological Horizons in Education (T.H.E.) Journal
T.H.E. Online is the leading Technology based education publication for K-12 and higher education. T.H.E. Online contains information, news and activities related to the use of educational technology.
Technology & Learning Online
A magazine for K-12 school administrators, teachers, and technology coordinators, has reviews and other interactive features.
World Association for Online Education
WAOE: Combining dedication to online learning with fun and cultural exchange.
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