The society focuses on how technology can be used appropriately in classroom and creates standards for best uses. The society also provides a "seal of alignment" to educational products they feel would be useful to their membership.
Membership voting for ISTE's board of directors ends Dec. 12.
In other news from the Nov. 28 meeting of the Saline school board:
The board approved a consent agenda that included approval of early graduation requests as submitted by Supt. Graden and approval of a field trip to the Michigan Music Conference in Grand Rapids Jan. 25-27.
The board announced that the last school board meeting for 2017 will take place at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 12 in the Liberty school Media Center, with topics to include a budget amendment, the superintendent's evaluation, and the trustees' self-evaluation.
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