What does C4 Stand For?
• Embedded throughout Content
Part of the ARRA Grant
• Stimulus Money from the Federal
• Money given to select districts from
Minnesota Department of Education, based
on Free and Reduced Lunch numbers.
How did we get the idea?
• Met with Stakeholders in October 2009.
• Proposed idea to provide professional
• Wrote grant for funding from January 1,
2010 through June 30, 2011.
About Our Program
• In the process of alignment with ISTE
• ISTE is the professional organization of
• 5 Standards- with 20 benchmarks (4 per
• Each standard, discusses different topics
within Ed Tech.
• Alignment to the highest standard receives
the “Seal of Alignment”
In Good Company
Standard 4. a.
advocate, model, and teach safe, legal, and
ethical use of digital information and
technology, including respect for copyright,
intellectual property, and the appropriate
documentation of sources
• advocate, model, and teach safe, legal, and
• of digital information and technology,
• including respect for copyright,
• intellectual property,
• and the appropriate documentation of