Allowing students to be empowered to create projects, products and services increases that student’s feeling of accomplishment, and creates a sense of belonging.
All goals improve the students’ leadership skills. Coordinators guide students in creating projects, products and services. The projects, products and services accomplish the 6 STLP Goals.Working on the goals help students gain 21st Century skills and meet ISTE Student Technology Standards (NETS). https://www.iste.org/standards.
How a school wishes to meet the goals is as different as each school. The only “right answer” is what works best for your students.
Goal 1 – The STLP will develop activities that enhance the academic, social and emotional growth of the student
Goal 2 – The STLP will provide leadership opportunities for ALL students
Goal 3 – The STLP will experience multi-age collaboration by forming innovative learning partnerships
Goal 4 – The STLP will form learning partnerships between students with different technology skills
Goal 5 – The STLP will develop activities which integrate technology and benefit communities
Goal 6 – The STLP will develop instructional activities which integrate technology and benefit the school