ISTE Standards in Action 7/19/2017

Turn passive learners into leaders by letting students teach!

When we give students more chances to lead in the classroom – to set their own learning goals and become the creators – we empower them in their learning.

TAGS: Tools

Computer Science 7/18/2017

Virtual afterschool program helps build STEM skills

WidgetWatch is an online afterschool program that leverages students’ interest in technology to keep them learning even after school gets out, with a STEM-based curriculum grounded in the ISTE Standards.

TAGS: Coding Digital citizenship

Lead the way 7/15/2017

What’s missing from mobile learning

Before mobile learning can make an impact on student achievement, teachers need to learn new instrutional strategies.

TAGS: 1:1 Mobile learning Professional learning

Community Voices & Insights

Insights
Oftentimes, parents and community members don’t necessarily understand the value or the purpose of how teachers are integrating tech into their classrooms. It’s important to advocate for educational technology in terms of educating parents and the community.
Sara Hunter, District Technology and Math Specialist, Zionsville, IN
Connect
ISTE becomes your guide in integrating technology because you find there all the resources and connections with leading brands, leading presenters, leading institutions and affiliates. All of these connections enrich you as a teacher, especially if you are from outside the US. As an outside teacher or a foreign teacher, you find ISTE is your connection with the tech world.
Dr. Mahmud Shihab, Head of Educational Technology, Beirut, Lebanon
Pernille Ripp Passion-based learning
ISTE Essential Conditions 14 critical elements

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