ISTE Standards

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This open network (formerly “Project ReimaginED”) is dedicated to discussions and sharing resources related to the ISTE Standards. The ISTE Standards provide a framework for amplifying or even transforming learning and teaching with technology. Topics may include adoption and implementation, the standards in specific grade bands or content areas, and anything else you want to discuss or share. Jump in and get started today!

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    Dear colleagues, I've written my own curriculum taking into account the ISTE Standards. It has 3 areas: PBL/ CODING and Promoting creativity and innovation. If somebody wants to know about me I can leave my weebly. Im improving ...

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    Hi Sarah, From my humble point of view ISTE STANDARDS should be part of Higher Education, (University* I'm really going to talk about the reality of my country, and take it as a subjective opinion. I believe, as countries,or better as educators we need ...

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    Hi Rebecca - I don't. My best guess would be that at the institution level, almost none, and at the individual department or faculty level, very few. I know that in general some institutions are at least starting to address the gap that many students ...

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    Hi Sarah, Do you know a rough estimate of Colleges or Universities who are currently using the standards, other than for teacher prep? Rebecca ------------------------------ Rebecca Heimel ------------------------------


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  • The scene has been repeated over and over in many school districts. Staff members filter into a multi-purpose room and sit at benches to listen to the latest professional development (PD) offering from their district. Often, the presenter is brought ...

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  • This post was delayed as I was traveling in the D.C.-area to work on the refresh of the ISTE Standards for Students. However, the delay is perfectly timed to align with ISTE's Flipped Learning Day on October 6. This week we feature articles on new approaches ...

  • Search the phrase “tinker time” and you will most likely discover articles praising schools and organizations that provide students with opportunities to work with physical materials such as wood, hammers, circuits, recyclables, etc. to design ...

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  • Minecraft in the classroom, it is not a new idea anymore. A Google search will yield 661,000 hits on the topic. There are even videos promoting the use of Minecraft in the classroom along with the research that supports it. “Gamification,” ...

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  • I'm going to call this the "Controversial and Compelling" Edition. The podcast This American Life just aired an episode called " The Problem We All Live With " that asks if a return to forced racial integration is the key to fixing ...