Required for License(s):
This course introduces administrators to the multi-faceted role of technology in education. The use of technology as a change agent in schools is explored as well as the use of technology to facilitate data analysis and efficient management of administrative functions. Course content, activities and assignments align with and meet specific MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Professional Standards for Administrators as well as the ISTE Technology Standards for Administrators.
This course may be taken either as part of a Licensure Program or as an individual course for PDPs. Graduate Credit through Fitchburg State University is available at additional cost; Master’s Degree and CAGS options are available. This course is included in your CES Initial Licensure tuition cost if it is required for your program. If you are a Licensure Enrollee and your account is in good standing, please indicate your status when registering for the course. This course may also be taken individually for professional development and/or license renewal.
Important Notice for License Program Enrollees: Licensure Program Enrollees must take courses in sequence.
This course includes a mix of asynchronous and synchronous online learning experiences. The first synchronous meeting session will be held at 97 Hawley St. in Northampton (pending COVID guidance) with the remaining three via Google Meet.
Coursework begins on the course start date. You will be required to log in and complete activities prior to the first online synchronous session. Please reserve all meeting dates listed.