Topics in the EmpowerED Technology Integration strand support systems in utilizing technology to let learning happen in a variety of settings to enhance and extend the learning. The EmpowerED Technology strand is deeply integrated into the seven other existing professional learning strands.
Shared Leadership Vision
All stakeholders have collective ownership to develop a shared vision for utilizing educational technology that will help meet the needs of individual students to drive decisions about the use of instructional time.
Faculty are set up to leverage technology to allow the learner choice in demonstrating competencies that take place anytime, anywhere
Assessing student’s readiness for online learning through digital citizenship, self-‐efficacy, self direction, perseverance, and time management
Supporting the system for blended and online learning. Student’s learning is personalized. They have individual learning plans where students learn at their own pace, taking the time they need to learn towards mastery.
Connecting and collaborating with local and global community connections to collaborate on projects and build relationships that advance the systems goals for college, career, and civic readiness.