Order books as soon as possible from the Boise State Bookstore or from any online book seller.
Note: Several of the required textbooks may be available as free ebooks from Boise State’s Albertson’s Library. Please contact our EdTech Librarian, Margie Ruppel (firstname.lastname@example.org) or view a list of available ebooks here.
EDTECH 202: Educational Technology-Classroom Applications
EDTECH 501: Introduction to Educational Technology
EDTECH 502: Creating Educational Websites (Formerly Internet for Educators)
EDTECH 503: Instructional Design
EDTECH 504: Theoretical Foundations of Educational Technology
EDTECH 505: Evaluation for Educational Technologists
EDTECH 506: Graphic Design for Learning
EDTECH 511: Interactive Courseware Design
EDTECH 512: Online Course Design
EDTECH 513: Multimedia
EDTECH 521: Online and Blended Teaching in the K-12 Environment
EDTECH 522: Online Teaching for Adult Learners
EDTECH 523: Advanced Online and Blended Teaching
EDTECH 531: Teaching and Learning in Virtual Worlds
EDTECH 532: Educational Games & Simulations
EDTECH 533: YouTube for Educators
EDTECH 534: Mobile App Design for Teaching and Learning
EDTECH 535: Intro to Edutainment
EDTECH 536: Digital Game Design for K-12 Classrooms
EDTECH 537: Blogging in the Classroom
EDTECH 541: Integrating Technology into the Classroom Curriculum
EDTECH 542: Technology-Supported Project-Based Learning
EDTECH 543: Social Network Learning
EDTECH 551: Technical and Grant Writing for Educational Technologists
EDTECH 552: Introduction to Network Administration
EDTECH 554: Managing Technology Integration in Schools
EDTECH 592: Portfolio (MET only)
EDTECH 597: Maker Tech: Hybrid Computing and Creative Tinkering for Steam Education
EDTECH 604: Leadership in Educational Technology
EDTECH 605: Project Management in Educational Settings
EDTECH 650: Research in Educational Technology
EDTECH 651: Introduction Statistics for Educational Technology
EDTECH 652: Quantitative Research Methods
EDTECH 662: Advanced Quantitative Research Methods
EDTECH 672: Design-Based Research
|Introduction to Educational Technology||
Dr. Schroeder, Dr. Haskell, & Mr. Saba will use the following textbook:
Title: Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association ®, Sixth Edition
Author: American Psychological Association
Publication Date: July 2009
Edition: Spiral Bound
Order through APA: http://www.apastyle.org/products/4200068.aspx
Mr. Anthony Saba will also use the following textbook:
|Creating Educational Websites (Formerly Internet for Educators)||
Be sure to see the Software Requirements.
Title: The Non-Designer’s design book
NOTE: Students also use some ebooks that are available for free through the library.
|Instructional Design for Educators||Be sure to check with your instructor before buying the textbook.
Dr. Ross Perkins, Dr. Yu-Hui Ching, and Dr. Jesús Trespalacios will use the following textbooks:
Title: The ID Casebook: Case Studies in Instructional Design (4th Ed.)
|Theoretical Foundations of Educational Technology||
Dr. Freed & Dr. Yang will use the following textbook:
Title: Theoretical Foundations of Learning Environments, 2nd ed.
Author (Eds.): Jonassen, D. H., & Land, S. M.
Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
|Evaluation for Educational Technologists||
Title: The ABCs of Evaluation: Timeless Techniques for Program and Project Managers, 3rd ed.
Authors: John Boulmetis, Phyllis Dutwin
|Graphic Design for Learning||
Title: Creating graphics for learning and performance (2nd ed.).
Author: Linda Lohr
Note: Please get a copy (purchase/rent) of the textbook from online resellers (recommended). If that’s not possible, you can access a scanned copy of this book on the Course Moodle site (Courtesy by the Author; DO NOT SHARE IT; Sharing the file beyond this course violates copyright laws.)
Strongly recommended: Lynda.com subscription (Repository of online software tutorials)
|Interactive Courseware Design||For Fall 2016 – please contact instructor
– For Spring 2016:
Author: Steven M Alessi & Stanley R Trollip
Title: Multimedia for Learning: Methods and Development
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
Software: Adobe Flash Professional CC, CS6, CS5, CS5.5, or CS4
|Online Course Design||No textbook required|
e-Learning and the Science of Instruction, 3rd ed.
Authors: Ruth Colvin Clark, Richard E. Mayer
|Online and Blended Teaching in the K-12 Environment||
Making the move to K-12 Online Teaching: Research-based Strategies and Practices
Kerry Rice, Allyn & Bacon, 2011
|Online Teaching for Adult Learners||
Title: Effective Online Teaching: Foundations and Strategies for Student Success
Author: Stavredes, T.
|Advanced Online and Blended Teaching||Finkelstein, J. E. (2006).
Learning in Real Time: Synchronous Teaching and Learning Online.
San Franscisco: Jossey-Bass.
Pallof, R. M. & Pratt, K. (2007).
|Teaching & Learning in Virtual Worlds||Required:
R. Rymaszewski, et al. (2008).
Second Life: The official guide, (2nd Ed). Sybex.
Gibson, D., Aldrich, C. & Prensky, M. (2007).
Software: Second Life,
|Educational Games & Simulations||
Aldrich, C. (2005).
Learning by doing: A comprehensive guide to simulations, computer games, and pedagogy in e-learning and other educational experiences.
Pfeiffer: San Francisco.
Gibson, D., Aldrich, C., & Prensky, M. (2007).
|YouTube for Educators||No textbook required|
|Mobile App Design for Teaching and Learning||
David Wolber, Hal Abelson, Ellen Spertus, & Liz Looney (2014).
App Inventor 2: Create Your Own Android Apps (2nd ed.).
|Digital Engagement for Learning||No books required. All materials will be provided online.|
|Digital Game Design for K-12 Classrooms||
Learning Mobile Application and Game Development with Corona SDK
Author: Brian G. Burton, Ed.D.
|Blogging in the Classroom||tbd|
|Integrating Technology into the Classroom Curriculum||
Title: Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching, 7th Ed.
Author: Margaret D. Roblyer
Optional: Techtactics: Technology for Teachers, by Carolyn Thorsen
|Tech-Supported Project-Based Learning||
No textbook required.
Optional Texts (may be purchased from the Buck Institute for Education website: http://bie.org/shop.
|Social Network Learning||No textbook required|
|Technical & Grant Writing for Educational Technologists||All readings are available online.
No text required.
|Introduction to Network Administration||
Odom, W. (2013).
Cisco CCENT/CCNA ICND1 100-101
Official Cert Guide (1st Ed.). Cisco Press.
|Managing Technology Integration in Schools||“No textbook required.”|
|Portfolio||No textbook required.|
|Maker Tech: Hybrid Computing and Creative Tinkering for STEAM Education||
– Learn to Program with Scratch: A Visual Introduction to Programming with Games, Art, Science, and Math.
– Invent to Learn
|Leadership in Educational Technology||
Textbook 1: Leadership Theory and Practice (7th edition)
Author: Peter G. Northouse
Pub Date: 2016
Textbook 2: Leadership Case Studies in Education
|Project Management in Educational Settings||
Textbook 1: The AMA Handbook of Project Management (4th Edition).
Author: Dinsmore, P. C., & Cabanis-Brewin, J.
Publisher: American Management Association, N.Y.
Access the ebook by logging into Albertson’s Library.
Textbook 2: Project Management for Instructional Designers
Note: Additional materials for this class are available from the Project Management Institute http://www.pmi.org and the Project Management Institute Educational Foundation (PMIEF) http://pmief.org/. These materials will be distributed as course handouts or are available on the web free of charge. These materials are copyrighted and owned by Project Management Institute Educational Foundation. © 2016. All rights reserved. No unauthorized use or distribution is permitted. Permission for use may be requested by contacting http://pmief.org/.
|Research in Educational Technology||
Educational Research: Planning, Conducting, and Evaluating Quantitative and Qualitative Research, 4th Ed.
by John W. Creswell
|Introduction to Statistics for Educational Technology||
Levin, J., & Fox, J. A. (2011).
Elementary Statistics in Social Research: The Essentials (3rd ed).
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
|Quantitative Research Methods||
Author: Hatcher, Larry
Title: Advanced Statistics in Research: Reading, Understanding, and Writing Up Data Analysis Results.
Saginaw, MI: Shadow Finch Media LLC.
Software: IBM SPSS 22 or 21 (must be Standard or Higher version).
|Advanced Quantitative Research Methods||
The Practice of Survey Research
Authors: Ruel, E., Wagner, W. E., & Gillespie, B.
Two places to purchase the textbook: Boise State University Bookstore or Amazon.com
A Step-by-Step Approach to Using SAS for Factor Analysis and Structural Equation Modeling (2nd Edition)
Software: IBM SPSS 22 or 21 (must be Standard or Higher version).
Author: McKenney, S. and Reeves, T. (2012).
Title: Conducting Educational Design Research.
|Educational Technology: Classroom Applications||Using Digital Tools in the 21C Classroom with a Focus on Standards.
Wyzard, C., and Haskell, C.
NSP publishing, Boise.
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