EDUO 9777: The Power of Self Determination

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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 prepare students to be self-determined learners.

The Participant will:

  • through web resources be introduced to inspiring examples of people who have through self-determination accomplished astonishing feats.
  • read and review the TED Book The Terrorist’s Son by Zak Ebrahim.
  • compare and contrast self-determining people.
  • view six TED Talks and relate the content of each to various aspects of self-determination.
  • write about how students can be prepared to be self-starting learners.

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Semester Credits/Units 1