EDUO 9776: The Need to Explore

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Instructor: Joe Herz, MA Educational Technology -

This course will use a TED Talk book, online TED Talks and web resources to help the teacher to understand the importance of the need to explore and to motivate students to become life explorers.

Participants will:

  • through web resources investigate the many needs of humans to explore.
  • read and review the TED Book How We’ll Live on Mars by Stephen Petranek.
  • compare and contrast 15th century colonization with the colonization of Mars.
  • view six TED Talks and relate the content of each talk to the need to explore.
  • write about how students can be motivated to become life explorers.

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Semester Credits/Units 1