International Standards and Tutorial Objectives

ISTE/NETS StandardsTutorial Objectives
Creativity and InnovationStudents demonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge, and develop innovative products and processes using technology.
  • Students will think creatively by choosing and using the appropriate tools to create a face using vector graphics.
Communication and CollaborationStudents 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.N/A
Research and Information FluencyStudents apply digital tools to gather, evaluate, and use information. 
  • Students will reference the tutorial and any external hyperlinks to assist in the completion of tutorial steps and to gain competency with the terminologies used.
  • Students will research information for accomplishing advanced topics that are not included in this website.
Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision MakingStudents use critical thinking skills to plan and conduct research, manage projects, solve problems, and make informed decisions using appropriate digital tools and resources.
  • Students will know when a vector graphics program such as Inkscape is the proper tool for accomplishing a job.
Digital CitizenshipStudents understand human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior. N/A
Technology Operations and ConceptsStudents demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts, systems, and operations.
  • Students will practice operations such as using the main menu and toolbars for locating the necessary functions.
  • Students can recognize and identify functions that are common to most graphics programs.

National Educational Technology Standards for Students, Second Edition, © 2007, ISTE® (International Society for Technology in Education), All rights reserved.