Members of the instructional technology program are constantly experimenting with both new instructional strategies and technologies.
Faculty and students actively create new materials and products. The instructional design process is a creative endeavor.
Cutting-edge technology allows for ever-increasing collaborations.
The certificate for the special
endorsement in computer education provides interested licensed teachers the
opportunity to fulfill requirements to apply for the endorsement for the
position of Technology Facilitator. Applicants to the certificate program must
currently have a NC teaching license and meet graduate school standards for
admission. Students with an advanced teaching
license or MLS may add-on 077 licensure by completing the EDTC 6992 internship
seminar (Technology Specialists as Teacher Leaders in
K-12 School Systems) in addition to requirements for the 18079 Special
The certificate program requires 18 s.h. of graduate-level course work in educational technology. Required courses include EDTC 6010, 6020, 6035 (or 6037), 6070, 6139, and 6149.
Integrating Technology into the English/Language Arts, Social Studies, and Information Skills Curriculum (3)
Integrating Technology into the Math, Science, and Healthful Living Curriculums (3)
6037 offered Spring
Note: Any student who does not take classes during a regular semester (fall/spring) must reapply to the Graduate school in order to reactivate his/her status as a graduate student and access to his/her ECU email account.
Special Endorsement in Computer Education