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Scholarly Practices of Digital Age Learners

Successful SJTech Students have the motivation, commitment, organizational skills, and academic skills necessary to work independently
As necessary, the school assists students in strengthening their organizational and academic skills so they can work independently.
SJTech students’ success requires that parents/guardians/caregivers play a significant role as knowledgeable teaching assistants. SJTech will be offering 4 Parent Workshops designed to support parents of online learners during the 2022-23 year.
SJTech Students are becoming...
Empowered Learners
Digital Citizens
Knowledge Constructors
Innovative Designers
Computational Thinkers
Creative Communicators
Global Collaborators
Empowered Learners leverage technology to take an active role in choosing, achieving, and demonstrating competency in their learning goals, informed by the learning sciences.
Digital Citizens recognize the rights, responsibilities and opportunities of living, learning and working in an interconnected digital world, and they act and model in ways that are safe, legal and ethical.
Knowledge Constructors critically curate a variety of resources using digital tools to construct knowledge, produce creative artifacts and make meaningful learning experiences for themselves and others.
Innovative Designers use a variety of technologies within a design process to identify and solve problems by creating new, useful or imaginative solutions.
Computational Thinkers develop and employ strategies for understanding and solving problems in ways that leverage the power of technological methods to develop and test solutions.
Creative Communicators communicate clearly and express themselves creatively for a variety of purposes using the platforms, tools, styles, formats and digital media appropriate to their goals.
Global Collaborators use digital tools to broaden their perspectives and enrich their learning by collaborating with others and working effectively in teams locally and globally.