Transforming Traditional Lessons to Online Learning-VCSU Course

Valley City State University
Credits: 2
Price: $245

This course will teach you how to take your current lesson plans and transition them into an online learning format. The course will explore the SAMR continuum of technology integration, encouraging you to implement technology more authentically into your teaching. While technology has become an integral support tool for many teachers, learning how to utilize technology to take advantage of its efficiency and global reach can offer students many benefits. Throughout this training series, you will learn how to transition your current curriculum into an online format and learn how to embrace many of the advantages of technology-based learning, and how to offer a transformative learning experience for your students. Whether being used to differentiate more effectively, build 21st-century skills, or as a way to reinforce effective in-classroom instruction, this course will teach you how to redefine your use of technology in ways that truly impact student learning. You’ll leave the course with a clear plan of action and many activities, ideas, and resources to implement in your class.

*The price of $245 includes Model Teaching’s course fee of $145 + VCSU’s credit fee of $100. You will only be charged $145 at registration. Once complete, you may request your credit and pay the additional $100 credit fee to receive our credit(s) from VCSU.

Course Guiding Question:

How can you take your current teaching practices and transition them to an online learning environment, while still maintaining a sense of classroom community and ensuring that your students master the appropriate grade-level content?

What You Will Learn In This Course

  • About the SAMR continuum model of technology integration.
  • How to intentionally integrate technology into your instruction, whether it be one lesson at a time, or shifting all of your instruction to a virtual model.
  • A wide variety of tools and resources to use for online learning.

2 Semester Credits

This course falls under Valley City State University’s (VCSU) EDUC 2000 numbering system, for the purposes of credential/licensure designed primarily for electives or professional development/salary advancement purposes. This course is for 2 Credits and requires a minimum passage grade of 80%. Model Teaching is an accredited partner with VCSU. Upon course completion, you will be provided with 2 graduate-level semester credits, along with an official transcript and letter grade from VCSU for you to submit to your district or state department of education for your licensing and/or salary advancement needs.


Course Syllabus

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COURSE PRICE: $245.  This pricing includes Model Teaching’s course fee of $145 & VCSU’s transcript fee if $100.  You will only be charged $145 at registration.  To request your credits from VCSU, you will follow the instructions on your completion certificate and pay the remaining $100 at the completion of the course to receive your credits and transcript.