Generation YES has been contracted to develop the New York Technology Literacy Assessment (NYTLA) system. NYTLA gives teachers and students an online support system for standards-aligned learning and assessment and is being piloted at 36 middle schools.
NYTLA will support hands-on project-based learning in all academic areas:
-Common Core and technology literacy standards alignment
-Project management tools, including student e-portfolios and collaborative messaging
-Technology literacy assessment and certification based on ISTE NETS standards for students
-Online student and teacher resources, including guides, curriculum, and planning tools
-Administrative tools and reports
-Peer mentoring and assessment tools