ISTE National Educational Technology Standards (Nets)

ISTE, the International Society for Technology in Education, had developed a set of educational technology standards.

Nets for Teachers
Effective teachers should be modeling and apply these technology standards as they design, implement, and assess learning experiences to engage students and improve learning:

  • Faciltate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity
  • Design and Develop Digital-Age Learning Experiences and Assessments
  • Model Digital-Age Work and Learning
  • Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility
  • Engage in Professional Growth and Leadership

  • Nets for Teachers 2008  

    Nets for Students
    These new NETS identify several higher-order thinking skills and digital citizenship as critical for students to learn effectively for a lifetime and live productively in our emerging global society.

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