Technology Literacy

National Educational Technology Standards (NETS) provide a comprehensive framework for digital age learning, teaching and school leadership.  The NETS standards, developed by the International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE), serve as a roadmap for educators across the United States creating a target for excellence related to technology.

Essential Conditions - Necessary conditions to effectively leverage technology for learning

NETS for Students are standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge student should know and be able to do in order to learn effectively and live productively in this global and digital world.

  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Research and Information Fluency
  • Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Technology Operations and Concepts

NETS for Teachers are standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge educators should know and be able to do in order to teach, work and learn effectively in this global and digital world.

  • Digital Age Work
  • Digital Age Learning
  • Student Learning
  • Professional Growth
  • Digital Citizenship

NETS for Administrators are standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge administrators and leader should know and be able to do in order to support digital age learning, implementing technology and transforming education in this global and digital world.

  • Visionary Leadership
  • Digital Age Learning
  • Professional Practice
  • Systemic Improvement
  • Digital Citizenship

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