Artifact 2 - Standards & Benchmarks (2009 & 2012)

Name: Standards and Benchmarks for Computer and Web Applications

This is a screenshot of the standards posted on the class website at They are based on the 2007 ISTE NETS S.

The standards as presented demonstrate the use of key concepts and themes related to a computer applications class. Through the discussion of digital citizenship they address responsible digital behavior and that behavior is modeled in the classroom by ensuring that the music included in each episode of CougarCast is royalty free and we have permission to use the music and sound effects. This modeling demonstrates professional and ethical conduct as required by Iowa Teaching Standard 8b.

Standards addressed: 1g, 2a, 3a, 3b, 4a, 6b, 8b


Although the page design, layout, and colors on SF Moodle ( have changed since 2009, the Standards and Benchmarks are displayed prominently at the top of each class page in Moodle.