Friday, July 18, 2008

ISTE casts new "NETS" for Teachers

The International Society for Technology in Education(ISTE)has released the 2nd Edition of National Educational Technology Standards(NETS)for teachers.

(1) Facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity
(2) Design and develop digital-age learning experiences and assessments
(3) Model digital-age work and learning
(4) Promote and model digital citizenship and responsibility
(5) Engage in professional growth and leadership

The goal is to fundamentally transform education, not merely garnish traditional practices with a sprig of technology.

To learn more by visiting the ISTE homepage, click here.

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