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STEM, without the T & E is just more science and math.

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Support Technology & Engineering Education For All NYS Students.

The New York State Technology and Engineering Educators Association (NYSTEEA) recommends the following policy actions to better prepare students in New York State for college and career readiness.

1. Preserve the current Technology Education New York State middle school mandate.

2. Adopt a commencement (9-12) level unit of credit requirement or substitution option for Technology Education.

3. Increase the number of certified Technology Education teachers through incentives such as college tuition grants for students pursuing Technology Education teaching certification.

4. Establish an institutional commitment by the New York State Education Department (NYSED) to the "Engineering by Design©" pre-K-12 curricula and related professional development consortium requirements.

5. Adopt the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association's (ITEEA) Standards for Technological Literacy- a "common core" for Technology Education.

6. Re-authorize the N.Y.S. "Engineers of the Future" grant/law and the "Excelsior Scholars" grant/law to support statewide professional development for Technology Education.

7. Adopt the national Assessment of Educational Performance (NAEP) assessment for Technology and Engineering Literacy (planned for national implementation by 2014).

8. Establish a realistic and valid STEM Pathway that includes Technology and Engineering Education.

Sponsor

The New York State Technology and Engineering Educators Association (NYSTEEA)

Links

NYSTEEA Policy Agenda Submitted to NYSED
Senator Schumer Supports T&E
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  • Steven Lutz
    Steven Lutz United States, Poughkeepsie
    May 17, 2016
    May 17, 2016
    Please keep the middle school mandate for Technology Education! My students learn and enjoy all they do in middle school tech class.
  • D Kellish
    D Kellish United States, Sussex
    May 08, 2016
    May 08, 2016
    Without Technology Education there would be no place to apply Math and Science!
  • Trevor Lane
    Trevor Lane United States, Marion
    May 05, 2016
    May 05, 2016
    Tech class makes me want to keep on coming to school, its fun and awesome.
  • Chris Lawson
    Chris Lawson United States, Marion
    May 05, 2016
    May 05, 2016
    Tech is fun and awesome.
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