Technology Foundation NETS Standards for
Students (Digesting a Story Unit)
1. Basic operations and concepts
Students demonstrate a sound understanding of the nature and operation of
Students are proficient in the use of technology.
2. Social, ethical, and human issues
Students practice responsible use of technology systems, information, and
Students develop positive attitudes toward technology uses that support
lifelong learning, collaboration, personal pursuits, and productivity.
3. Technology productivity tools
technology tools to enhance learning, increase productivity, and promote
Students use productivity tools to collaborate in constructing
technology-enhanced models, prepare publications, and produce other creative
4. Technology communications tools
Students use telecommunications to collaborate,
publish, and interact with peers, experts, and other audiences.
Students use a variety of media and formats to communicate
information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences.
5. Technology research tools
Students use technology to locate, evaluate, and
collect information from a variety of sources.
Students use technology tools to process data and report results.
Students evaluate and select new information resources and
technological innovations based on the appropriateness for specific tasks.
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