The 2010 national Educational Technology Plan is now available on the US Department of Education website. The plan presents goals for continuous improvement in five areas powered by technology: Learning, Assessment, Teaching, Infrastructure, and Productivity.
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The National Education Technology Plan, Transforming American Education: Learning Powered by Technology, calls for applying the advanced technologies used in our daily personal and professional lives to our entire education system to improve student learning, accelerate and scale up the adoption of effective practices, and use data and information for continuous improvement. It presents five goals with recommendations for states, districts, the federal government, and other stakeholders. Each goal addresses one of the five essential components of learning powered by technology: Learning, Assessment, Teaching, Infrastructure, and Productivity.
Learn more … http://www.ed.gov/technology/netp-2010