Developed from a solid research foundation, the tim and tim tools can help you evaluate technology initiatives and document change the tim research page explains the history and development of the technology integration matrix and provides references to related research and studies that have utilized the tim or tim tools. The powerpoint ppt presentation: evaluating educational technology and integration strategies is the property of its rightful owner do you have powerpoint slides to share if so, share your ppt presentation slides online with powershowcom. This chapter presents two classes of methods for evaluating human performance and the interaction between humans and systemsthe first class of methods, risk analysis, discusses the approaches to identifying and addressing business risks and safety and survivability risks.
New teachers: technology-integration basics find tips, strategies, tools, and other resources to help new teachers successfully integrate technology to facilitate educational objectives in the classroom finding, evaluating, and selecting technology tools quality vs quantity:. Technology integration is the incorporation of technology resources and technology-based practices into the daily routines, work, and management of schools technology resources are computers and specialized software, network-based communication systems, and other equipment and infrastructure. Evaluating educational technology programs can be a challenging endeavor as more and more states, districts, and schools develop technology plans to ensure that technology will be used effectively to benefit student learning and achievement, the need to understand technology’s impact on improving.
Technology integration is the use of technology resources -- computers, mobile devices like smartphones and tablets, digital cameras, social media platforms and networks, software applications, the internet, etc -- in daily classroom practices, and in the management of a school. Toward technology integration in mathematics education: a technology-integration course planning assignment evaluating this assignment is a complex and time-consuming task over the years, i have grappled with various ways to evaluate and assign a grade to this assignment rather than waiting until the final project is submitted, the psts. Guidelines for evaluating information technology solutions for customs luc de wulf monday, may 02, 2005 information technology (it) plays a key role in operating a modern customs administration its efficiency depends on the close alignment and integration between the functions and services performed by the customs administration and the. Understanding technology literacy: a framework for evaluating educational technology integration by randall s davies brigham young university abstract federal legislation in the united states current- mote effective technology integration a background to establish context.
The technology integration matrix (tim) illustrates how teachers can use technology the tim is designed to assist schools and districts in evaluating the level of technology integration in classrooms and to provide teachers with models of how technology can. Evaluating technology integration: ready to use checklist (adapted from informed post) many of us may feel we’ve found this cozy place, but the informed post is a nice reminder to be mindful of technology integration and make sure it is the best medium before embarking on a project. This book enables educators at the elementary level to conduct formative evaluations of their technology programs in minimum time most of the technology is computer related, including word processing, graphics, desktop publishing, spreadsheets, databases, instructional software, programming, and telecommunications. Technology integration component in this complex and information rich society students need to effectively use technology to solve problems, gather, analyze and report information, and communicate with others around the world. Introduction media literacy is the ability to access, evaluate, and create media in a variety of formats this chapter will focus primarily upon one aspect of media literacy: evaluating online resources with the advent of the internet, students and teachers have gained unprecedented access to information resources in a relatively unfettered manner.
The samr model is a simple way to evaluate your own level of technology integration in the classroom if you are unfamiliar with this framework for evaluating the level of technology integration, take a look at this video to become acquainted, otherwise, skip the video and jump to the pitfalls. Evaluating technology-based instruction requires teachers to select appropriate evaluation techniques that are relevant to the objectives, methods of instruction, and to technologies that have been used. Evaluating the integration of technology in a classroom edu 635 submitted to: anna tsambis, edd graduate studies in education school of education and social services.
Technology is all around us and this is a skill students will use their entire life almost everything involves using a keyboard in some way and we are preparing the students to be successful in the present and in the future. Stimulating faculty ownership in technology, diffusion of technology use throughout institutions, and linking technology use to the faculty reward system are key concerns addressed in this proposed tool for evaluating faculty technology integration performance. Professional development is a necessary component for effectively integrating technology into classrooms unfortunately, the evaluation of technology integration professional development (tipd) rarely moves beyond participation satisfaction surveys, nor does it reflect the concerns of the multiple stakeholders participating in technology integration efforts. 1 technology evaluation is used in this document to refer to evaluations of multiple products providing the same capability product evaluation is used to refer to an evaluation of a single product.