TITLE

Making Connections:

AUTHOR(S)
HARIER, CHRISTI
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Techniques: Connecting Education & Careers;Oct2011, Vol. 86 Issue 7, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the integration of computer applications in the Common Core Standards in education in the U.S. It notes that to improve the technological instruction, the Career and Technical Education (CTE) Business Department in the Spokane Public School district in Washington has aligned its Computer Applications (CA) course to its ninth-grade Springboard curriculum. It mentions that the integration is to support specific curriculum in core content areas.
ACCESSION #
67263069

 

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