"Instructional Technology is the theory and practice of design, development, utilization, management and evaluation of processes and resources for learning."
~ The Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) ~
The Instructional Technology Department of the Walton County School District provides guidance and support to promote the use of technology in student learning.
To do this, we work closely with curriculum, professional learning and information technology departments, administrators and teachers to plan for the integration of technology into all facets of the curriculum and learning environment.
International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards
- ISTE Standards for Students (ISTE Standards•S): The standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge students need to learn effectively and live productively in an increasingly global and digital world.
- ISTE Standards for Teachers (ISTE Standards•T): The standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge educators need to teach, work and learn in an increasingly connected global and digital society.
- ISTE Standards for Administrators (ISTE Standards•A): The standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge school administrators and leaders need to support digital age learning, implement technology and transform the instruction landscape.
- ISTE Standards for Coaches (ISTE Standards•C): The skills and knowledge technology coaches need to support peers in becoming digital educators.