Monday, February 1, 2010

The "Old & New NETS" (circa 1998-2002; 2007-2009)

All links from ISTE's NETS site:

NETS for Students (also listed below)

NETS for Teachers (also listed below)

NETS for Administrators (also listed below)

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

NETS for Students (1998 vs. 2007)

2007 NETS-S
  1. Creativity and Innovation
  2. Communication and Collaboration
  3. Research and Information Fluency
  4. Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making
  5. Digital Citizenship
  6. Technology Operations and Concepts
Leave a comment below about a lesson idea that relates to one or more of these NETS for Students

1998 NETS-S
I. Basic Operations and Concepts
II. Social, Ethical, and Human Issues
III. Technology Productivity Tools
IV. Technology Communications Tools
V. Technology Research Tools
VI. Technology Problem-solving and Decision-making Tools

NETS for Teachers (2000 vs. 2008)

2008 NETS-T
  1. Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity
  2. Design and Develop Digital-Age Learning Experiences and Assessments
  3. Model Digital-Age Work and Learning
  4. Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility
  5. Engage in Professional Growth and Leadership

2000 NETS-T
I. Technology Operations and Concepts
II. Planning and Designing Learning Environments and Experiences
III. Teaching, Learning, and the Curriculum
IV. Assessment and Evaluation
V. Productivity and Professional Practice
VI. Social, Ethical, Legal, and Human Issues

NETS for Administrators (2002 vs. 2009)

2009 NETS-A
  1. Visionary Leadership
  2. Digital Age Learning Culture
  3. Excellence in Professional Practice
  4. Systemic Improvement
  5. Digital Citizenship

2002 NETS-A
I. Leadership and Vision
II. Learning and Teaching
III. Productivity and Professional Practice
IV. Support, Management, and Operations
V. Assessment and Evaluation
VI. Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues

Friday, January 1, 2010

Some Tools...

Animoto - automated slideshow (30 sec.)

Audacity - download program for audio recordings

Blogger - blogs (chronological web postings)

PB Works - wikis (easy, quick webpages; collaborative)

CmapTools - concept mapping; webbing

MyWebspiration - online beta version of popular Inspiration (may not stay free!) - quick webbing/concept mapping

Google Earth - download program for places on earth, in oceans, & space (AMAZING!)

Google Maps - mapping locations; directions; satellite imagery, etc.

Jing - download program for on screen recording (5 min. free)

SurveyMonkey - Online survey (10 questions/survey free)

Zoomerang - Online survey (30 questions/survey free)

PollEverywhere - quick, live polling (via texting)

Rubistar - find, create, modify, save rubrics

Aviary - online drawing, photo editing, and more! (may not stay free!)

Scrapblog - online scrapbooking or presentations - online presentation or collaborative sharing/discussing of images, etc.

Wordle - visual prose (summary)


Vimeo - upload/show videos - high quality... NOT YouTube

Zamzar - converts files (Ex. .docx to .doc) or YouTube videos to a downloadable file (NOTE: ads can be annoying!)

Reqall - call for reminders via emailed transcription of your voicemail