Alabama Department of Education
State Educational Technology Standards
Alabama has educational technology standards.
Alabama adopted the ISTE NETS Standards or other tech standards that are embedded as part of the core curriculum standards.
State Educational Technology Plan
Alabama has an educational technology plan.
Alabama has an independent state level educational technology plan and revises the plan every 7 years.
District Technology Planning Requirements
Alabama has requirements for district technology planning.
Independent district level educational technology plans are required by the state and are revised annually. The state provides planning support through templates, webinars and face to face meetings. The district technology plans are used to determine the educational technology activities in each district; to determine the infrastructure and the technology devices in each district; to determine a sufficient ratio of technology tools to students; to determine where state assistance is needed; to determine the possibility of grant opportunities.