Lead the way 9/23/2016

4 tips to help CTOs handle their expanding roles

Long responsible for managing infrastructure for the business office and school sites, as well as the organization's devices, today's CTOs and IT directors are also in charge of forecasting, budgeting and understanding their organization's curricular focus. Using technology to automate and streamline will make the job easier.

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Set the standard 9/20/2016

ISTE student standards promote equity in education

Actor and founder of the Reading Rainbow says the 2016 ISTE Standards for Students provide educators with a guide for creating a learning environment to help kids live, work and play in a world that's infused with technology.

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ISTE Connects blog 9/19/2016

Character Day guides social, emotional learning

Educators can get some much-needed assistance with character-building lessons thanks to Character Day on Sept. 22.

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Community Voices & Insights

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Oftentimes, parents and community members don’t necessarily understand the value or the purpose of how teachers are integrating tech into their classrooms. It’s important to advocate for educational technology in terms of educating parents and the community.
Sara Hunter, District Technology and Math Specialist, Zionsville, IN
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ISTE becomes your guide in integrating technology because you find there all the resources and connections with leading brands, leading presenters, leading institutions and affiliates. All of these connections enrich you as a teacher, especially if you are from outside the US. As an outside teacher or a foreign teacher, you find ISTE is your connection with the tech world.
Dr. Mahmud Shihab, Head of Educational Technology, Beirut, Lebanon
Pernille Ripp Passion-based learning
ISTE Essential Conditions 14 critical elements

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