ATLANTA--The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
unveiled its updated National Educational Technology Standards for Students
(NETS*S) to a packed crowd at the 2007 National Educational Computing
Conference (NECC) on Monday, June 25.
Launched last year at NECC, the NETS*S Refresh Project convened students and
major stakeholders in town-hall style meetings around the country over the
past year, inviting feedback on the update. The project included
participation from representatives in 50 states and 22 countries, including
China, Costa Rica, Egypt, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia.
Developed by ISTE through consensus of education stakeholders in the late
1990s, ISTE´s NETS*S define...