The student will develop digital literacy on a personal level, as well as the ability to think critically about the use of technology/media for learning. Model digital citizenship, 21st century learning, engaged learning, Bloom’s taxonomy, and other key terms will be emphasized. The student will be exposed to a wide variety of tools/gadgets, Web 2.0 technology, and resources to help teachers continue to learn and enhance teaching. Each student will develop a blog for his or her professional portfolio. Students will be encouraged and equipped with the tools necessary to become highly connected teachers throughout their education program and into their future classrooms.