Students are taught to be polite and constructive in the real world, so why not teach the same principles online, ISTE CEO Richard Culatta says.
The competencies are intended to give all K-12 teachers, regardless of subject, a base for instructing computer science.
Specialized events throughout the year will focus on computer science, soft skills and digital leadership, ISTE CEO Richard Culatta said.
The tool, powered by LearnPlatform, will allow ISTE members and other educators to share their experiences with over 5,000 types of edtech.
Richard Culatta, director of the Office of Educational Technology for Obama, will speak about the ConnectED and Future Ready initiatives.