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21st Century Workforce Readiness TPACK ISTE Common Core UDL
Notice the similarities between the TPACK and the APACK. Characteristics being considered in Technology Integration, such as integration-active, collaborative, constructive, authentic, and goal directed can be see in arts integration. Both arts integration and technology integration focus on constructive-student centered work through an authentic process with the goal of enriching, energizing student learning through engagement and differentiation. Just as technology is integrated throughout the curriculum, the arts are integrated. Both should be transparent to the learner with arts supporting technology as it is woven in digital storytelling, PSA's, video development, attractive visuals on websites and the list goes on. Imagine technology projects enriched with an arts integration flair.
TPACK integrates with the APACK
As we apply 21st century skills, common core standards, project based learning, technology, and the arts, we observe increased connections that support an enhanced project or final product.