It is based on Creating a New Vision for Public Education in Texas, the work of the Public Education Visioning Institute.
A big part of digital learning is learning how to be safe in the digital world. In Clear Creek ISD, a Texas High Performance Schools Consortium district, students are learning social media responsibility in the classroom — a lesson to help make them future-ready.
"In the 21st century it’s not the teacher being the holder of all knowledge, it’s the student discovering knowledge with direction from the teacher."
Klein ISD in Region 4, a Texas High Performance Schools Consortium district, has implemented the Future Ready 21 project, which will provide every Klein ISD student in grades 3-8 with an electronic device over the next five years.
The Texas Commission on Next-Generation Assessments and Accountability held its seventh and final meeting July 27 and voted on its final recommendations to the Legislature.