A. Nature of Technology: Creativity and Innovation

Technology products and systems impact every aspect of the world in which we live.

Technological system

Technology product

Grade 3-4

8.2.4.A.2     Using a digital format, compare and contrast how a technology product has changed over time due to economic, political, and/or cultural influences.

Grade 6-8

8.2.8.A.1     Explain the impact of globalizationon the development of a technological system over time.

Grade 9-12

8.2.12.A.1     Design and create a technology product or system that improves the quality of life and identify trade-offs, risks, and benefits.