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Handbook of technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPCK) for educators.

9780805863567

Handbook of technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPCK) for educators.

Ed. by AACTE Committee on Innovation and Technology.

Routledge

2008

320 pages

$59.95

Paperback

LB1028

Twenty-five American academics, researchers, and educational consultants contribute 13 chapters describing a broad array of technology-infused learning strategies and explaining how teachers can use them as a part of curriculum-based instruction. Coverage includes a general overview of what TPCK is; the integration of TPCK into specific subject areas such as K-6 literacy education, world languages, social studies, mathematics, visual and performing arts, science and technology, and physical education; and integrating TPCK into teacher education and professional development. An afterword by the seven-member editorial team draws on material from each of the chapters to formulate a call to action for significant change in teacher education programs, to assist both preservice and in-service teachers in building their TPCK skills.

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