ERIC Number: ED447780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
State of Innovation: The Maryland Plan for Technology in Education, 1999-2003.
Maryland State Board of Education, Baltimore.; Maryland Business Roundtable for Education, Baltimore.
This report describes the plan for educational technology in Maryland from 1999-2003. The first section introduces the mission of technology in Maryland. Vision and strategy are discussed in the second section, and a summary of technology research is provided in the third section. The fourth section lists guiding principles and outlines rationales, targets, and recommendations for the following objectives: (1) ensure access for all learners; (2) provide ongoing professional development for technology, beginning at the preservice level; (3) integrate the most appropriate and effective technology into all aspects of the education process; (4) involve key stakeholders in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the plan; (5) ensure adequate funding; and (6) assess the impact of technology. An action plan is presented in the fifth section, and costs are described in the sixth section. Appendices include a review of research on technology in schools, a discussion of integrating technology in specific program areas, a list of references, and a list of members of the Committee on Technology in Education of the Maryland Business Roundtable for Education. (MES)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Board of Education, Baltimore.; Maryland Business Roundtable for Education, Baltimore.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland