Encouraging Students to Create Accessible Content with WebAIM’s WAVE Tool

K.Park/ May 28, 2021/ 1 comments

ISTE Standard for Educators 3 Educators inspire students to positively contribute to and responsibly participate in the digital world. 3A – Create experiences for learners to make positive, socially responsible contributions and exhibit empathetic behavior online that build relationships and community. ISTE Standard for Coaches 7 Coaches model digital citizenship and support educators and students in recognizing the responsibilities and

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Digital Ethics Audit

K.Park/ November 26, 2020/ 0 comments

Overview My community project this quarter involved an ethics interview with someone I know. In order to prepare for the interview, I needed to first identify what values I felt were the most important and then develop questions that addressed those values, but also fit into the ISTE Standards for Coaches. I selected three values: Integrity, Equity, and Care and

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Digital Learning Mission Statement

K.Park/ November 26, 2020/ 0 comments

Technology is Changing, but our Values Shouldn’t Technology changes at a rapid pace, but I believe that it is important to keep our values at the front of our conversations and decisions because technology should not dictate what is important to society. Just like when choosing a technology to use in the classroom, the learning objectives and pedagogy come first. 

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Artificial Intelligence, Academic Integrity, & Equity

K.Park/ October 24, 2020/ 0 comments

ISTE Standard for Coaches This post is related to the following ISTE Standard for Coaches: 7a: Inspire and encourage educators and students to use technology for civic engagement and to address challenges to improve their communities. Introduction The International Center for Academic Integrity defines academic integrity as “a commitment, even in the face of adversity, to six fundamental values: honesty, trust, fairness, respect,

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Creating a more Inclusive Online Classroom

K.Park/ September 27, 2020/ 0 comments

ISTE Standard for Coaches This post is related to the following ISTE Standard for Coaches: 4c: Collaborate with educators to design accessible and active digital learning environments that accommodate learner variability. 7a: Inspire and encourage educators and students to use technology for civic engagement and to address challenges to improve their communities. Introduction One value that is important to me is that

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Taking the “Pulse” of your Course

K.Park/ September 4, 2020/ 1 comments

This content is an excerpt from one of the content pages I am writing for my department. It will be used as part of my office’s professional development offerings and it is about why and how instructors can check their “course climate” in an online course. What is course climate? Many instructors have a desire to see every student succeed

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