Bellefonte teachers are encouraged and expected to use the available technology resources to facilitate the teaching and development of 21st Century skills such as collaboration, communication, creativity, critical thinking, and computing. All students and teachers have Google Apps for Education accounts which provide access to online file creation, sharing, and storage at school and from home.
    The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) provides standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge needed for 21st Century teaching and learning. The standards can be used as a reference when planning instructional activities.
    This video provides a clear explanation of the SAMR (Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, Redefinition) Model as well as examples of each level. Remember, it is not about the tech tools, it is about student learning.

    Sites & Apps for Surveys, Poll, and Quizzes - free apps and sites that can be used to actively engage students and provide assessment data