ERIC Number: ED474547
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Mar
Nevada Computer and Technology Education Standards.
Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City.
This document presents Nevada's standards for K-12 technology education. The first section provides guidelines for grades K-3, 4-5, 6-8, and 9-12 for the following content standards: (1) students will utilize problem-solving processes through the use of resources to reach a desired outcome; (2) students use appropriate productivity tools including, but not limited to, word processing, spreadsheet, database, multimedia, and telecommunications; (3) students use various technology tools to research information and evaluate its accuracy and appropriateness in order to solve problems and make decisions; (4) students will identify, apply concepts, and manage various tools and resources to evaluate their accuracy and appropriateness in solving problems and making decisions; (5) students will recognize that systems are made up of individual components and that each component affects the operation of the system and its relationship with other systems; and (6) students will evaluate the impact and ethical implications on individuals, society, and the environment. The second part lists performance level descriptors at each grade level for these content standards. A glossary is included. (MES)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Computer Oriented Programs, Decision Making, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Information Skills, Information Technology, Problem Solving, State Standards, Systems Approach, Technology Uses in Education, Telecommunications
For full text: http://www.nde.state.nv.us/sca/standards/index.html.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nevada State Dept. of Education, Carson City.
Identifiers - Location: Nevada