Course Requirements

Technology enables learning to be
limited by only one thing--imagination.

Technology Requirements

  • To successfully complete course requirements you will need access to a computer with internet capabilities. If you do not have a computer at home or work you may arrange "lab" time at the teacher center or at SUNY Stony Brook.
  • An activated "SPARKY" Account at SUNY Stony Brook
  • An on-line storage account at driveway.com
  • A conferencing account at nicenet.org Key: 220347S2Z
  • A box of 3.5 HD floppy disks

Textbook
On-Line Guides to Creating
Instructional Materials and Courseware
http://www.temple.edu/dentistry/di/edswstd/

http://www.fbe.unsw.edu.au/learning/instructionaldesign/materials.htm


Grading
Your grade for this course will be earned by actively participating in class and completing the following projects.
  • 20% Attendance and Participation
  • 10% Completion of a Symbol Pad/Scrapbook
  • 10% Completion of an Information Bank/Annotated Text
  • 10% Completion of a Construction Kit/Manipulative
  • 10% Completion of a Phenomenaria Project/Simulation
  • 10% Completion of a Task Manager/Grade Book
  • 10% Participation in an On-Line Course at Disney Institute
  • 20% Completion of a Web Quest at Filamentality

"Genuine computer literacy is not about learning to use tools like a word processor or spreadsheet, but about learning a new language of events, processes, and dynamic relationships that will help make the world and its ideas more understandable, more communicable, and more civilized."
Alan Kay,  Disney Fellow, Walt Disney Imagineering

TOM DIENER, INSTRUCTOR

COPIAGUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
2650 GREAT NECK ROAD, COPIAGUE, NEW YORK 11949
PHONE: 631-842-4015 EXT.515
FAX: 516-789-8991
EMAIL: TDIENER@VILLAGENET.COM