Technology Standards

  • "The world has gone through a technology revolution" 

    (Learning For the 21st Century, 2003)

     

    "All students must be technologically literate." 

     

    (Standards for Technological Literacy, 2000)

     

    The Technology and Engineering Standards...

    • Were developed with the help of the National Science Foundation and NASA.
    • Passed a formal review by the National Academy of Engineering, the National Research Council, and the technology teaching community. 
    • Identify what students should know and be able to do to become technologically literate.
    • Reflect a knowledge base used by engineers, hi-tech workers, designers, and architects.