Full course description

Starts January 26, 2014

The goal of Digital Literacies II is to provide practicing and pre-service educators as well as others with the tools and knowledge necessary to enhance and enrich the educational experiences of students’ through digital technologies.

Topics covered include:

  • Digital citizenship and Internet safety
  • Copyright law and 'Fair Use' clause
  • The use of Creative Commons license
  • The use of Web 2.0 tools
  • Ways to apply Google Applications for
  • Using mobile technologies for teaching and learning
  • Techniques for developing non-linear presentations
  • Methods for using Quick Response (QR) codes in teaching and learning
  • The use of digital cameras
  • Developing blogs and websites
  • Producing podcasts

Emil Ahangarzadeh, Ed.D.

Emil Ahangarzadeh, Ed.D.

Director of Technical Statewide Education Technology Services

Dr. Emil Ahangarzadeh currently works in K-12 education as a professional development services provider in the field of information communication technology. He serves as the Director of TechSETS -- the Technical Statewide Education Technology Service, which is funded by the California Department of Education. He concurrently serves as a Coordinator of Integrated Technology Services for the San Diego County Office of Education. Dr. Ahangarzadeh formerly served as a secondary school teacher (English, English Language Development, Journalism, History/Social Studies), as well as both a secondary English Language Arts expert and English learner programs expert.