3 credits. This course will introduce students to the role that technology plays in Pre-K-12 learning environments. Explore the impact technology has on student motivation, and how it can enhance the overall learning experience for 21st century classrooms. Students will evaluate the use of basic software applications, multimedia tools, and Web 2.0 tools with connections to ISTE and PDE Standards. An emphasis will be placed on the use of instructional theories and teaching models associated with using technology to create higher order thinking for all students. Students will demonstrate proficiency in a wide range of technologies and apply the framework of technological pedagogical content knowledge (TPACK) to enhance technology integration in the classroom.