|Vermont's Statewide Education Information Technology Plan: |
Guide to Professional Development May, 1996
Governor Howard Dean, M.D.
Vermont State Board of Education
Sally Sugarman, Chair Ross Anderson, Vice Chair Carolyn Baker Anne Rider Al Voegele Karen Saudek Becky Cassidy
Interim Commissioner of Education
Interim Deputy Commissioner of Education
Vermont Information Technology Plan Management Team
Ed Barry, Chairman RuthAnn Beers Fernanda Canales Anne Judson Chuck Knisley Carol Kress Gregg Martin Bob McNamara Molly Reed Bill Romond Frank Watson The State of Vermont Department of Education is committedto ensuring that all of its programs and facilities are accessibleto all members of the public, and that all activities and programsare non-discriminatory in design, application and performance.The Vermont Department of Education is an equal-opportunity agencyand does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color,national origin, gender, age, handicapping condition and/or disability,or sexual orientation. Table of Contents CRITICAL NEED FOR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GUIDING PRINCIPLES
... Appendix B: References
- Using the International Society forTechnology in Education (ISTE) Standards
INTRODUCTION "Professional development to use [information]technology to reform the learning environment has never kept pacewith the purchase and distribution of equipment. Attention needsto shift to a new kind of sustained support for teaching professionals-supportthat combines learning about [information] technology with hownew teaching practices can realize new learning conditions."