May 28, 2004
Application to Participate in TECH21’s Project STAIT
State: ________________________________ Date: _______________
Member to take the lead (if other than the State Director): ________________________
application signals your agreement to the following:
- NCAL and NAEPDC will
provide technical assistance (funded by TECH21) to the state to 1) design,
conduct and analyze a technology audit, and 2) develop a plan for the
state’s technology activities. Expenses for activities within each state
are the responsibility of the participating state.
- Establish a workgroup
of staff and/or practitioners to help guide your participation in STAIT
and have earmarked funds to support the work of the workgroup.
- Conduct a technology
audit the summer of 2004.
- Use the results to
develop a state technology expansion plan that might focus on learner
instruction and/or professional development.
- Earmark funds to
support a pilot testing process during 2004-2005.
- Plan for full
implementation after successful pilot testing.
- Participate (as State
Director or my representative) in a meeting in the D.C. area in
mid-September (at TECH21 expense, if available), or electronic meeting to
develop the technology plan and prepare for pilot activity.
- Share information with
participating states on progress and challenges.
Narrative: Add a one paragraph narrative describing what
you hope to accomplish by participating in this collaborative and how it will
benefit adult education in the state.