Share Paper: Using EXPRESSIONS: Preparing pre-service teachers to use create professional websites

  1. Natalie Johnson-Leslie, Arkansas State University, United States
  2. Audrey Bowser, Arkansas State University, United States
  3. Diana Williams, Arkansas State University, United States
Wednesday, March 9 6:30 PM-8:00 PM Hermitage C

Abstract: In preparing todays pre-service teachers’ mastery of technology and technological applications is a corner stone of any teacher education curriculum. In this case study, the processes that were followed for pre-service teachers to create professional websites will be outlined. Teacher websites can be versatile communication tool. Teachers need to communicate with parents, students, and administrators. A well designed professional website can be help teachers manage much of the work they carry out in the classroom. Survey items were presented in a Likert scale with students having 5 options strongly agree, agree, no opinion, disagree, strongly disagree. Students completed the survey ...