Perelman Jewish Day School ascribes to meet or surpass ISTE’s National Educational Technology Standards and Performance Indicators for Students, which include the following:
Creativity and innovation
Students demonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge and develop innovative products and processes using technology.
Communication and collaboration
Students use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contribute to the learning of others.
Research and information fluency
Students apply digital tools to gather, evaluate and use information.
Critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making
Students use critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources.
Students understand human, cultural and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior.
Technology Operations and Concepts
Students demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts, systems and operations.