Washington - Content Standards: Technology

Area: 
Technology
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2008
Summary: 

Washington updated the educational technology standards in 2008.

Body: 

The standards for educational technology are designed to reach across the digital divide among K-12 schools. Developed as grade level expectations for digital technologies, the new standards work compatibly, and practically, within the current teaching and learning environment. Each standard is accompanied by:
Realistic classroom activities that use very little technology – an internet connection and a PC − equipment we know is available in most state classrooms.
Learning activities well-suited to learning environments in which technology is abundant.

Adopting Authority: 
Chief State School Officer
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/11/2016