Course Description

This course will provide K–16 educators the opportunity to understand and use global collaborative web technologies to impact learning and teaching. Teachers will use these technologies to design and develop relevant learning experiences across curriculums. Online collaboration; creating and publishing text, images, audio and video to the Web; management of multiple streams of information; social networking; and the practical use of other Web 2.0/3.0 tools will be critiqued, analyzed, and evaluated for classroom uses. This course will allow for examination of the ethics, safety, and security involved with the use of these technologies.

Learner Outcomes

By the conclusion of the course, each participant should be able to do the following:

  1. Recognize the impact of collaborative web technologies on student learning.
  2. Develop learning experiences and assessments that incorporate collaborative web technologies.
  3. Collaborate and apply collaborative web technology skills.
  4. Understand societal and ethical responsibilities of technology use.
  5. Model use of collaborative web technologies.


System Requirements - computer with
  • word processing software,
  • reliable, unfiltered Internet access connection,
  • modern Web browser


This course is recommended for K–16 school personnel who require a greater understanding of collaborative web technologies and 21st Century Literacies and their
impact on teaching and learning across curriculums. Participants must hold a baccalaureate degree.

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Section Title
Collaborative Web Technologies: Transforming Teaching and Learning
Start Now, you have 84 days to complete this course once enrolled.
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition credit (5 units) $500.00
Available for Credit
5 Quarter Credits
Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with The Connecting Link.

Course is self-Paced. Completion time: up to 12 weeks from initial log in to course. Participants are required to log in within 60 days of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.

Bonnie Wainwright is the course facilitator
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