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Assessment: Measure What Matters – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 3

Assessment: Measure What Matters Key Statements: Within assessment we need to be using “technology based assessments that can provide data to drive decisions.” (p.xi) “technology-based assessments can be used formatively to dagnose and modify the conditions of learning and instructional … Continue reading

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Learning: Engage and Empower – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 2

Learning: Engage and Empower Key Statements: “Outside school, students are free to pursue their passions in their own way and at their own pace.” (p.x) “Technology should be leveraged to provide access to more learning resources that are available in classrooms…” and make larger … Continue reading

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Transforming American Education – National Educational Technology Plan 2010 – Executive Summary Part 1

“Transforming American Education LEARNING Powerd by Technology” Key Statements: Technology offers education “cost effective and cost saving strategies that improve learning outcomes.” (p.x) Teachers in todays technology world “must embrace innovation, prompt implementation, regular evaluation, and continuous improvement.” (p.x) If … Continue reading

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Digital Citizenship – Part I

I have also been handed the spear head of Digital Citizenship for schools. We are begining to develope a use of resources that helps us teach Digital Citizenship to administrators, teachers, and students. Of course the hard part is getting … Continue reading

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Current Projects: Instructional Technology

I have been ‘wading through’ the various projects that have been placed in my sphere of influence. Now I am researching and preparing how they will be implemented throughout the district. Some of the projects are: Educational Websites Wiki: This … Continue reading

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Instructional Technologist (or The beginning of a New Chapter for Technology Tim))

Its been a long road to today. I have been blessed to work in the field of Educational Technology from 1990. Since that time I have been a teacher to elementary age students, but today I begin a new position … Continue reading

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