Chapter 13 – Technology for Teaching and Learning Quiz Cards
The classroom use of technology should be reserved for use with middle and high school students.
Teacher education programs should make certain that new teachers feel prepared to use instructional technology.
Most schools today have adequate technology for teachers to use in their classrooms.
A disadvantage to distance education is accessibility.
If a virtual school is online, it is accredited.
One of the greatest advantages of distance learning is that it makes education accessible to those who may not otherwise be able to attend regular courses.
Technology can aid teachers in planning lessons and can allow teachers to share ideas with colleagues within and outside their school.
The use of technology requires little or no effort on the part of the teacher.
The use of an interactive whiteboard can greatly expand the use of a single computer in the classroom.
An acceptable use policy allows students unrestricted use of the computer or other technology in the classroom.
Information on the Internet is to be considered factual or it would not be on the Internet.
A. should be utilized by every teacher and every subject area
B. can be overused by both teachers and students
C. is best utilized by students for assignments outside of the
D. will soon replace teachers in the classroom
A. is gaining in popularity
B. is for college coursework only
C. does not allow students to interact with teachers in real time
D. does not allow students to interact with classmates
A. modified keyboards or trackballs and joysticks
B. text to speech software
C. handheld magnifiers
D. All of the above.
A. is difficult to learn and use in the classroom
B. slows down the process of writing lesson plans
C. allows them to have discussions with colleagues worldwide
D. has caused too many changes in the way lessons are taught
A. are not as effective as the “real” thing
B. will soon replace hands-on experiences
C. offer the opportunity to bring realism into the classroom
D. are limited to certain subject areas
A. does not need to be taught to students before giving an assignment
B. must be controlled with careful monitoring by the teacher
C. excludes the use of print resources
D. A and C only.
A. do little to reinforce student learning
B. offer a virtual representation of situations
C. are not appropriate for classroom use
D. are best used by individuals rather than groups
teachers need in order to incorporate
technology into their teaching and
model appropriate use of technology
for work and professional growth.
classroom? Why is it important to consider these factors well ahead of time?
students must follow, the time allotted to the activity, the evidence the students must provide and how it will be evaluated. Considering these factors ahead of time will
ensure the success of the activity