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Digital Literacy for Teachers and Leaders - EDU 777I 2012 90 Certificate Information and Requirements


Be A Changemaker. Move From Traditional Teaching--To A More Flexible Approach Using Mobile Technology - A Fully Online Program

Learn how mobile technologies can facilitate teaching and learning in your school or district from the comfort of your home. The Division of Professional and Continuing Education, in collaboration with USD's School of Leadership and Education Sciences-Mobile Technology Learning Center (MTLC), offers a unique online program that equips teachers and school leaders with the skills needed to be effective educators in a mobile technology learning environment. Explore ways, existing and emerging technologies, such as, iPads, iPods, cell phones, Netbooks, and e-readers are becoming learning tools and how they can be integrated into the classroom.

You will learn to …

  • Integrate mobile technology tools into the student learning experience
  • Locate, organize, understand, evaluate and analyze information using digital technology
  • Use social media to foster communications
  • Create and support meaningful student-directed learning experiences
  • Employ a variety of tools for data analysis, collaboration, communication and co-creation of content
  • Develop capacity to deploy and manage all aspects of mobile technology

 Discover the USD difference with:

  • Online anytime anywhere convenience
  • Open enrollment with four in-depth courses to earn a certificate in eight months
  • Affordable tuition
  • Cohort structure of like-minded participant leaders
  • Curriculum designed to work with any mobile device
  • Courses taught by faculty who are accomplished and experienced USD professors of mobile technology

    Course # Course Title # of Units Tuition Typically Offered Next Sessions Offered
    EDU C776I Certificate Enrollment Fee 0.0 $100    
    EDU 777I Digital Literacy for Teachers and Leaders 2.0 $495 FA WI SP Sept 5 - Oct 23, 2012
    EDU 777I Digital Literacy for Teachers and Leaders 2.0 $495 FA WI SP Oct 31 - Dec 18, 2012
    EDU 778I Social Media for Teaching and Learning 2.0 $495 FA WI SP Oct 31 - Dec 18, 2012
    EDU 779I Student-Centered Learning with Mobile Technology 2.0 $495 FA WI SP Jan 9 - Feb 26, 2013
    EDU 780I Leadership of Digital Environments 2.0 $495 FA WI SP Mar 6 - Apr 23, 2013

    Get started today!

    Certificate: Enroll as a certificate candidate with a $100 non-refundable fee, see certificate program information.  Add the Mobile Technology Learning Certificate Enrollment, EDU C776I, to your cart and then also enroll in courses.  Complete all four courses to earn a professional certificate.  Digital Literacy for Teachers and Leaders, EDU 777I, is a prerequisite for the remaining three courses. After completing that course, the remaining three courses can be taken in any order and/or concurrently.

    Who Should Attend: K-12 teachers and administrators interested in learning how to plan and implement a mobile technology learning program. This program will provide everything you need to plan, deliver, and assess a mobile technology learning environment.

    Course Format: All four courses are delivered in the Online fixed-date format.