Ch 21: Communicating via Technology

About This Chapter

Learn how to effectively communicate through technology with the engaging lessons presented in this study guide chapter. Detailed video lessons explore communication technologies that prove useful in the classroom.

Communicating via Technology - Chapter Summary

As technological advancements rapidly rise and our usage and dependence on technology in several aspects of our lives increases, understanding its purpose and potential usefulness in the classroom is necessary for modern-day educators. Watch the video lessons in this chapter to learn ways of understanding and incorporating technology into your communications as a counselor. These lessons discuss:

  • Instructional strategies for teaching digital literacy in the classroom
  • Exploring the digital generation and how to best meet their teaching needs
  • Examination of technology ethics pertaining to classroom usage
  • Using technologies for collaboration and group communication

You are most likely already familiar with the idea of communicating through technology, however, the lessons in this chapter will help you understand and effectively apply it from a teaching perspective. Each video lesson comes with a full video transcript that can be used to study the concepts covered. Use the lesson quizzes and chapter exam as opportunities to practice what you've learned and re-review any information, if necessary.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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