Schedule

ED 650 Fall 2012 Semester Plan

Topic Assignments and Due Date Readings
Week 1
September 4 – 7
Course methodology managing technical literacy and all that data. Class introductions
UAF account set-up
Confirm technology is up to speedWeek 1 blog posting and discussion due between September 4 – 7
Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009)
Forum 16: Technology Literacy
Forum 18: Technology Overload
Check-In
September 11
Optional Elluminate Live check-in Join the elluminate session
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Select a time:
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Week 2
September 10 – 14
The process for technological development and considerations of such development. Week 2 blog posting and discussion due between September 10 – 14 Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).
Forum 23: The Power of Information.
Forum 28: Moore’s Law and Technology
Week 3
September 17 – 21
Researching and online research tools. Begin Annotated Bibliography Research materials paper that is due to be posted before September 28Week 3 blog posting and discussion due between September 17 – October 1 Guzdial, M. (2009). Sharing ideas, writing apps, and creating a professional web presence.
Week 4
September 24 – 28
Digital presences, what are they and how do we begin to manage them? Post Annotated Bibliography Review

Week 4 blog posting and discussion due between September 24 – 28

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).
Forum 6: Human Evolution and Technology Kay, R. (2003). Presence technology.
Week 5
October 1 – 5
Current issues in technology a personal connection Current issues in technology article review paper due to be posted between October 8 – 12

Week 5 blog posting and discussion is due between October 1 – 5

Review articles submitted by classmates.
Week 6
October 4 – 7
Sorting fact from fiction on the web. MID-COURSE SURVEY 1

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Week 6 blog posting and discussion is due between October 8 – 12

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).
Forum 30: Reality Mining
Check-In
October 17
Optional Elluminate Live check-in Join the Elluminate session Select a time:http://www.doodle.com/ar4mrs8wy3ki939b
Week 7
October 15 – 19
Personal information on the web. Can we control it? Research question paper due (post)Assess your personal essay for cultural bias

Week 7 blog posting and discussion is due between October 15 – 19

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).
Forum 11: Online Personal Health Records
Forum 17: Internet Privacy
Week 8
October 22 – 26
Personal information on the web and the influence of mobile computing devices. Optional: post (or email) outline of the Personal Technology Presence paper for instructor and/or peer review

Week 8 blog posting and discussion is due between October 22 – 26

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).Forum 14: Wireless mobile computing
Week 9
October 29 – November 2
Social networking sites and their influence. Personal Technology Presence paper due (post)

Week 10 blog posting and discussion is due between November 5 – 9

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).Forum 1: Emerging technologies and cyber exploits.
Week 10
November 5 – 9
Professional considerations and your professional presence. Personal Technology Presence paper due (post)

Week 10 blog posting and discussion is due between November 5 – 9

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).Forum 10: Microblogging and office productivity.
Optional Check-In
November 15 – 7
Optional Elluminate Live check-in Join the Elluminate session Select a time:
http://www.doodle.com/ar4mrs8wy3ki939b
Week 11
November 12 – 16
Managing your professional presence. Week 11 blog posting and discussion is due between November 12 – 16 Will, E. M., & Callison, C. (2006). Web presence of universities: Is higher education sending the right message online?
Week 12
November 19 – 23
What is a personal technology management plan? MID-COURSE SURVEY 2Please fill out this survey as completely as you can. Your answers are completely anonymous and provide valuable feedback about your online course experience. We use your responses to help improve our courses.Thank you for participating!

Optional: post (or email to instructor) outline of your Personal Technology Management Plan

Week 12 blog posting and discussion is due between November 19 – 23

Maureen S. & Eugene S. Simko (2009).
Forum 13: Copyright protection and the electronic textbook.
Week 13
November 26 – 30
What is a personal technology management plan continued Optional: post (or email to instructor) draft of your Personal Technology Management Plan for instructor and/or peer reviewSubmit readings to share with class

Week 13 blog posting and discussion is due between November 26 – 30

Sandborn, P. (2008) Trapped on technologies trailing edge.
Review student submitted readings.
Week 14
December 3 – 7
Personal Technology Management Plans Post: Personal technology management plan due

Week 14 blog posting and discussion is due between December 3 – 7

Review and comment on posted personal technology management plans and current event postings
Week 15
December 10 – 14
Final postings and discussion Week 15 blog on postings and discussion is due between December 10 – 12
Grades Due: before December 19
Review and comment on posted personal technology management plans and current event postings