Code of Alabama - Title 16: Education - Section 16-46B-4 - Digital literacy and computer science standards

Section 16-46B-4 - Digital literacy and computer science standards.

(a) Before the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year, the department shall develop and the board shall approve, pursuant to Chapter 35 of this title, a rigorous K-12 course of study for digital literacy and computer science and shall consider existing computer science frameworks and content standards including, but not limited to, the K-12 computer science framework and the K-12 computer science content standards developed by the Computer Science Teachers Association.

(b) To ensure continuity in early learning, the department and the Department of Early Childhood Education may form a committee to create developmentally appropriate technology content standards for prekindergarten students.

(Act 2019-389, §4.)

Last modified: May 3, 2021