Technology Applications TEKS
As of the 2012-2013 school year the state of Texas has updated the Technology Application TEKS for all grade levels. The purpose of the state’s Technology Applications curriculum is to ensure that students and educators gain and apply critical 21st Century digital knowledge and skills across the curriculum. Technology Applications provides a vertical look at what is expected for students from prekindergarten through grade twelve. There are benchmarks at Grades 5, and 8 as well as specialized, focused courses building on the K-8 TEKS at the high school level. There are expectations for Technology Applications for beginning teachers as well as current educators.

Links to State Resources


District TA TEKS Resources

Teaching with the TA TEKS
                             

Marble Falls has adopted Easy Tech by Learning.com for the instruction of the elementary and middle school TA TEKS.

The middle school TA TEKS are highly vertically aligned between grades, the following document will help you understand what your students should already be familiar with as well as guide your implementation.

Middle school TA TEKS Vertical Alignment

The elementary TA TEKS are split between grades K-2 and 3-5. They scaffold between the two sections, the following document will help you implement them into your curriculum.

 Elementary Technology Vocabulary
          
The following lists reflect the various vocabulary words, with definitions, that our District Instructional Technologists agree are appropriate to specific grade levels.