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Technology in the Online Classroom

Describe two examples of technology that you could use as an online instructor in an introduction to psychology course

Explain the instructional design considerations that you would need to keep in mind to use these technologies

Explain how these technologies might facilitate learning and interaction and promote a sense of community in an online classroom

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As an example of technology for an online class, one's needs can be met with open enrollment computer technology or more proprietary versions. For example, an introduction to psychology course would require an online learning environment that could facilitate discussions, assess student insight on course readings and concepts, and an area where assessments could be administered and collected. An online learning environment like could be one instructional design approach that could be used. In this setting, students register in the course through edmodo and the teacher is ...

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Examination of how online learning environments and dimensions can enhance the learning experience in the modern setting.