Write a six to eight (6-8) page (or 900-1200 word) paper in which you perform a SWOT analysis:
Note: A SWOT analysis provides a clear baseline of the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of your chosen technology. There are many templates available online that you might wish to research before beginning your analysis work. Click here for a review on how to complete a SWOT analysis.
Provide an Introduction in which you present the scope of your analysis and explain how the two (2) technologies you have selected work together to enhance the learning environment. (Note: Place this at the beginning the paper as the Introduction.) Provide a short description in one or two (1 or 2) paragraphs, of the educational need you outlined to frame your SWOT Analysis. As you move through the analysis, keep in mind that your selected technologies must help to support instructional goals and learning outcomes. Using each portion of your SWOT analysis, include three to five (3-5) examples of how your technologies provide strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, or threats. You must support these examples with clear rationale and research. These are not to be written as simple bullet points without detailed information. Provide a hypothetical timeline for the project development and implementation, including resources, training and testing. Provide a summary of the main points of your analysis and at least three (3) recommendations for the implementation of the new technologies in a summary paragraph. Provide at least five (5) academic references, including at least (1) reference from EdWeek. All references should be published within the last three (3) years. Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA. Check with your professor for any additional instructions. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length. In addition, you should only have 10% quotes in your paper. Include these Key Sections Title page Introduction SWOT Analysis Proposed Timeline for Implementation Summary The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Examine the foundations on which integration strategies are based. Identify the many types of software and media tutors and tools, and the potential benefits and integration strategies. Determine the various ways to integrate technology across the curriculum. Evaluate how technology can change the content and methods of education. Analyze how technology can support the learning of diverse students. Use the curriculum to integrate technology. Use technology and information resources to research issues in integrating technology into education. Write clearly and concisely about integrating technology into education using proper writing mechanics.