Integrating Technology

Build a Lesson with Open Educational Resources (OER)

This tutorial provides resources, presentations, and materials to help build your own Open Educational Resources online learning object for your learners using the learning management system Moodle. Prerequisites: Open Your Classroom with Open Education Resources and Open Math-Open Resources or Open Science-Open Resources and experience in the Moodle learning management system

Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction: Solving Problems in Technology-Rich Environments (ESL Pro)

This self-paced online course is Unit 4 in the module Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction. Unit 4, Problem-Solving in Technology-Rich Environments, incorporates a wide range of digital literacies into problem-solving in technology-rich environments and is for teachers who have already been integrating digital literacy into their practice and want to take it further.

Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction: Information and Communication Technologies (ESL Pro)

This self-paced online course is Unit 2 in the module Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction. Unit 2, Information and Communication Technologies for Language Learning, focuses on how to use information and communication technologies to enhance opportunities for adult English language learners to increase their English language acquisition and digital literacy skills at the same time.

Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction: Digital Literacy in Our Lives (ESL Pro)

This self-paced online course is Unit 1 in the module Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction. Unit 1, Digital Literacy in the Lives of English Learners, provides an overview for instructors and administrators about framing digital literacy as a critical component for language skill development. Teachers can learn how to integrate digital literacy instruction and learning activities into all aspects of adult English language acquisition instruction.

Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction: Digital Information Literacy (ESL Pro)

This self-paced online course is Unit 3 in the module Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction. Unit 3, Digital Information Literacy, looks at digital information literacy and how to help students learn how to find, understand, and critically evaluate information on the internet. It describes how to integrate activities that focus on searching the internet, analyzing search results, evaluating those results, and reading the information critically. A variety of video and web-based resources are included.