School of Education Webinars

The School of Education at Pace University is pleased to offer educational webinars to help educators and other academic professionals increase their knowledge and skills. Please see the listing below for our upcoming webinars, or access a previous webinar through our archive.

 

Recent Series

Technology Literacy: New Literacies Webinar Series

With so many new webtools emerging technologies, it may be hard to isolate just which are the best for classroom use.  Here is a great opportunity to learn about the effective use of new media, and to learn how to use these tools.

Pace School of Education Professors Fran Falk-Ross and Peter McDermott  presented a comprehensive set of sessions focused on Technology Literacy: New Literacies for New Learning, with each session incorporating how these literacies relate to the Common Core requirements, with practical applications and tools that can be used in the classroom immediately.

  • Making “Strategic” Use of the New Literacies for Sharing Information with Others (Recorded Wednesday, January 30, 2013)
  • Social Interactions: Using a Vygotskian Lens and the Digital Literacies for Improving Learning (Recorded Monday, February 25, 2013)
  • After “Close Reading” - Using Webtools to Engage Students in Multiple Ways to Examine Text-based Information (Recorded Wednesday, March 20, 2013)
  • “Composing” Multimedia Arguments with the New Literacies (Recorded Thursday, May 9, 2013)

For the complete recordings, please access our archive.