Notre Dame College
Master of Education, Technology Endorsement
Add a Technology Endorsement to your current teaching license with Notre Dame College's online classes!
Benefits: Notre Dame College offers convenient online and evening classes for teachers to earn their Master of Education, Technology Endorsement in just 1 year. A Technology Endorsement can add great value to your current Ohio teaching license and increase your marketability in any school district in the state. Your expertise in technology will directly benefit students, as you will have gained proficiency in the latest technologies and teaching methods.
Our online technology endorsement program will educate teachers on how to fully integrate technology across the curriculum. You will be able to immediately practice these methods as you complete your coursework in our online program. The technology endorsement online courses focus on research studies and results pertaining to effective technology integration and assessment of the effectiveness of technology integration.
Skills: Students who earn a Technology Endorsement will not only improve their technology skills, but more importantly, will be able to apply these skills to their daily lesson plans. Our courses focus on the practical use of technology across the entire curriculum, multimedia integration and advanced publishing.
Quality and Convenience: Busy teachers can earn their Technology Endorsement by taking 1 course every eight weeks online or in the evening, and complete the program in just one year. Our classes meet in real-time so that students can still benefit from the expertise of their professors and gain insight and perspective from class discussions, all with the convenience of the online format.
Growth Potential: Earning a Technology Endorsement will help teachers grow professionally by ensuring that their technology skills and teaching methods are current and up to date. Moreover, a Technology Endorsement will make a teacher an even more valuable asset to a school and district.
Job Opportunities: Technology skills are a must for all teachers these days, no matter what grade or subject level one teaches. Students who have completed the Technology Endorsement are highly respected lead teachers who present at conferences and conduct professional development seminars in their districts, become technology teachers and coordinators, and assume resource roles in their schools.
Program Description: Notre Dame has offered the Technology Endorsement since 1998. Notre Dame feels that today's teachers should be well-grounded in not only technology skills, but also in effective use of technology in the classroom. With an eight week course structure and a commitment to academic excellence, our graduates are enabled to evolve as specialists in their fields.
The Technology Endorsement consists of 5 courses taken in the following sequence:
- ED 501 - Integration of Technology into the Curriculum: Research and Assessment
- ED 502 - Multimedia in Education
- ED 681 - Critical Thinking Using Technology
- ED 623 - Advanced Desktop Publishing
- ED 682 - The Role of the Technology Coordinator in Schools
Requirements: To enroll in the online Technology Endorsement Program, a candidate must be accepted into the graduate program at Notre Dame College.
Students outside of Ohio should check with the Department of Education in their state regarding reciprocity before entering our program.