Education Technology Standards
Education Technology Standards
ISTE Standards for Students
Students act in a responsible, respectful manner while working in a digital space. They are aware of how to display positively, support while obeying the rules of internet usage. They can exhibit this through use of technology outside and inside schools.
The ISTE Standards for students relates to ISTE Standards for teachers because it is a standard for students to act responsibly when using technology. They need to be aware of the consequences of using technology in negative ways. Teachers must promote and display positive uses of the digital space. It is the teacher’s standard to encourage for safe use.
Students are aware of the many different devices and programs that can aid in the learning and development of projects. They use this technology to assist with the problem they are given or have found themselves or testing different strategies or theories to discover new information.
Students have the knowledge and ability to convey their thoughts and ideas using different platforms, such as PowerPoint, Prezi or videos (not limited to just these). They use this platform respectfully, resourcefully and effectively to communicate their product.
Learning and Technology Policy Framework
Student Centred Learning
Outcome is to use technology as an effective tool in the classroom which can be personalized for every student with digital learning.
Access, Infrastructure and Digital Learning
Outcome is to ensure that there are high speed network connections which are available for students, staff, and administrators to secure the ability for learning.
Research and Innovation
Outcomes are for teachers to stay up to date with researching new useful technologies they can infuse into their classroom to help engage learners.
Connection: The Learning and Technology Policy Framework connect to the ISTE Standards for Teachers because teachers should be aware of the up to date technology that can aid them with their teaching in the classroom. Knowing different type of useful technology in the classroom is super important in helping to engage learners in the digital space. Using present day technology should be used to assist in helping all different learning styles to maximize as much learning as they can in classrooms.
ICT Program of Studies
Student will demonstrate a moral and ethnic approach to technology
Students use technology respectfully and rightfully both inside and outside the classroom. They recognize the care and consideration of other people’s devices and they use tech in ethical ways in recognition of others privacy.
Students will use communication technology to interact with others
Enables students to communicate with others through digital technology outside the classroom. It also is the ability for students to choose platforms to communicate relevantly
Connection: In the ICT Program of Studies, section P6 connects to the ISTE Standards for Students section on creative communication because they both depict the importance of communication with others both inside and outside of the classroom. They explain that students need to choose platforms in which properly explain their ideas and thoughts in effective manners. They both stress that the tools they use to communicate are key in successful communication with others.
Student will use technology to aid collaboration during inquiry
Students share, retrieve, and access information from electronic technology to collaborate with others.
Connection: In the ICT program of studies, section C5 relates to the Learning and Technology Policy Frameworks student centred learning because they both encourage the use of effective technology in the classroom. Thus, student must navigate digital space for correct sources of information and the ability to share/access this information with others.
ISTE Standards for Teachers
Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity
Ability for teachers to infuse technology in a creative and innovative way to engage and excite students of learning.
Connection: This ISTE teacher standard connects to the ISTE standard for students because the standards for teachers are to infuse technology into classrooms to encourage innovation among their students. Thus, introducing technologies that will excite students making them aware of different technologies they can us to aid them in problem solving or developing projects. This relates to the standards for students.
Design and Develop Digital Age Learning Experiences and Assessments
Teachers are aware of outstanding difficulties in society surrounding tech. They are aware of the responsibility to advocate safe uses of technology and adapt to different distinct needs of students in the classroom.
Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility
Using present day technology to adapt different learning styles by curating different activities and assessment to amplify learning.