Education Technology Standards (ISTE Standards for Students 2016 (Digital…
Education Technology Standards
Learning & Technology Policy Framework
; Students use technology, online learning and digital learning to:
Develop and apply digital citizenship and technological skills
; Digitally confident teachers, administrators and other education professionals:
Use technology and research to design personalized, authentic and student-centred learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs and interests of all students
Access, Infrastructure & Digital Learning Environments
Provide students, teachers, administrators and other education professionals with access to well-designed, high-speed, reliable and sustainable networks and technology infrastructures
Adopt and maintain effective practices and up-to-date technological standards with respect to Information Technology (IT) governance, IT management, and information security management
In Alberta's education system:
Reliable infrastructures exist that support safe, secure, efficient, interoperable and sustainable networks
Technology and network governance, policy and procedures ensure access essential to achieving the vision of
ISTE Standards for Teachers 2008
Promote & Model Digital Citizenship & Responsibility
Advocate, model, and teach safe, legal and ethical use of digital information and technology, including respect for copyright, intellectual property and the appropriate documentation of sources.
Address the diverse needs of all learners by using learner-centred strategies and providing equitable access to appropriate digital tools and resources.
Promote and model digital etiquette and responsible social interactions related to the use of technology and information.
Model Digital Age Work and Learning
Collaborate with students, peers, parents and community members using digital tools and resources to support student success and innovation.
Communicate relevant information and ideas effectively to students, parents and peers using a variety of digital age media and formats.
ISTE Standards for Students 2016
Engage in positive, safe, legal and ethical behaviour when using technology, including social interactions online or when using networked devices.
Demonstrate and understanding of and respect for the rights and obligations of using and sharing intellectual property.
Communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively by creating or using a variety of digital objects such as visualizations, models, or simulations.
Use collaborative technologies to work with others, including peers, experts or community members, to examine issues and problems from multiple viewpoints.
Understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies and are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies.
ICT Program of Studies
Communicating, Inquiring, Decision Making and Problem Solving
Students will seek alternative viewpoints, using information technologies
Students will critically asses information accessed through the use of a variety of technologies.
Foundational Operations, Knowledge and Concepts
Students will become discerning consumers of mass media and electronic information.
Students will understand the role of technology as it applies to self, work, and society.
Students will demonstrate a basic understanding of the operating skills required in a variety of technologies.
Processes for Productivity