Stay abreast of ISTE news and ed tech events around the world. The ISTE community is moving educational technology forward as it embraces global learning in the digital age.
October 09, 2018
CT Competencies focus on the knowledge, skills and mindset needed to bring computational thinking (CT) to all K–12 content areas and are designed for all educators, including those who are new to computer science.
September 27, 2018
Nearpod pledges up to $10 million in premium digital content from education experts to help ISTE members improve classroom outcomes
September 26, 2018
Organization sets goal of 1,000 teachers to be certified by end of school year.
September 05, 2018
In order for the full impact of computer science (CS) to reach students, educators need more opportunities to build CS into curriculum across a variety of subject areas.
August 23, 2018
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is profoundly dismayed to learn that the U.S. Department of Education is considering using federal grant funds intended to create healthy, safe, and engaging learning experiences to instead be used to purchase firearms.
August 23, 2018
As trends in education continue to evolve, ISTE CEO Richard Culatta shares some shifts we can expect to see based on what’s happening in schools and conversations with students, educators and the edtech community.
July 26, 2018
New research from ISTE, Jefferson Education Exchange provides insights on technology research and its use by K-12 teachers, school leaders.
July 25, 2018
Elements introduced in the Aim Higher Act recognize the importance of higher education institutions to adequately prepare educators with the skills they need to be effective in the classroom of today and the future.
July 18, 2018
ISTE will discontinue its membership in CAEP in order to launch a new approach to accelerate change in how the organization prepare tomorrow’s teachers.
June 27, 2018
ISTE members will receive exclusive access to a new TED Masterclass program, an interactive course designed to support educators in using the power of storytelling to share their challenges, successes and inspiration from the classroom.
June 27, 2018
ISTE Conference sees record number of educators.
June 26, 2018
Five influential leaders in edtech received the coveted Making It Happen Award during a ceremony at ISTE 2018.
June 25, 2018
ISTE launches online professional learning hub for teachers.
June 25, 2018
ISTE, GM partner to prepare teachers to bring artificial intelligence to K-12 classrooms.
June 24, 2018
Standards provide a framework for leading learning in a digital world.
June 20, 2018
New tool helps educators pick tech for classroom.
June 12, 2018
Educators’ feedback crucial to development of standards.
June 06, 2018
ISTE and Universidad Icesi partner to provide new program for educators.
May 23, 2018
ISTE launches new educator certification.
May 18, 2018
Superintendent Chris Reykdal signed new K-12 learning standards that launch Washington classrooms into the digital age.
May 15, 2018
ISTE to present 2018 awards in Chicago at ISTE Conference & Expo.
May 10, 2018
Five keynoters on education’s hottest topics coming to ISTE 2018.
April 20, 2018
New ISTE book explores using augmented and virtual reality in the classroom.
March 21, 2018
ISTE applauds Congressional support of 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.
February 15, 2018
New programs honored with ISTE's Seal of Alignment.
February 14, 2018
Code.org and ISTE team up to support educators in response to growing demand for computer science education in schools
February 13, 2018
CEO Richard Culatta is disappointed that the president's FY 2019 budget eliminates programs that support educators.
February 09, 2018
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), in a careful review of state of the state speeches, says state executives are committed to investing in using technology to enhance learning.
December 19, 2017
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) announced the results of its election for board of directors.
December 11, 2017
National Ed Tech Summit in Washington, DC, March 14-15, 2018
November 30, 2017
Vermont State Board of Education Adopts Updated ISTE Standards for Students
November 16, 2017
ISTE seeks comments from the education community on the first draft of the ISTE Standards for Administrators.
November 02, 2017
Collaboration between BrightBytes and the International Society for Technology in Education will equip state, district and school leaders with actionable ways to improve teaching and learning with technology.
October 18, 2017
The Connecticut Commission for Educational Technology and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) jointly announced that Connecticut is the first state to endorse both the ISTE Standards for Students and for Educators.
October 16, 2017
The author of Digital Citizenship in Action: Empowering Students to Engage in Online Communities says educators need to think about digital citizenship as more than a conversation about personal responsibility and branding.
October 16, 2017
Use new ISTE resources to explore what it means to be a good citizen in a digital world.
October 03, 2017
ISTE today announced that Google Applied Digital Skills curriculum, iWitness and 21things4students received the ISTE Seal of Alignment.
September 06, 2017
ISTE expressed mixed reactions to the education-funding bill that the U.S. Senate Appropriations Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee approved today.
August 28, 2017
ISTE CEO Richard Culatta says we're at a tipping point when it comes to using technology in the classroom.
August 09, 2017
ISTE has named Joseph South, a strategic national edtech expert focused on evidence-based learning transformation, as the organization’s chief learning officer.
July 14, 2017
The International Society Technology in Education (ISTE) is anxiously following Congress as it eyes a slight increase in funding for education technology while also looking to severely curtail investments in quality teaching.
June 29, 2017
ISTE 2017 Press release on the PitchFest Winners
June 26, 2017
ISTE today named a diverse group of educators, policymakers and private-sector thought leaders from around the world as recipients of the prestigious ISTE Making IT Happen Awards
June 25, 2017
Educator feedback guided the development of new 2017 ISTE Standards for Educators.
June 06, 2017
Today the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) announced that Google’s new program, Be Internet Awesome, has earned the ISTE Seal of Alignment.
June 05, 2017
ISTE today announced that Level Up Village and the ICDL Certification Program are the first two organizations to address all of the elements contained in the 2016 ISTE Standards for Students and received the ISTE Seal of Alignment.
May 25, 2017
Today, ISTE announced the winner of the 2017 Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education's (JDLTE) Research Paper Award and the 2017 Professional Learning Network (PLN) awards honorees.
May 23, 2017
Statement from Richard Culatta, CEO of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), on President Donald Trump’s FY18 budget request
May 16, 2017
ISTE has selected its 2017 award-winners, including educators working in India, Canada and across the United States.
May 15, 2017
A Wisconsin educator says waiting until college or later to learn computer coding skills is too late, and she’s started a crusade to motivate teachers to introduce these skills to students.
May 01, 2017
ISTE reacted favorably to today’s bipartisan congressional budget agreement but objected to underfunding the effective use of technology to transform learning.
April 07, 2017
ISTE, the premier source for books on education technology, has a new publication for teachers struggling to incorporate digital age skills, such as innovation, digital literacy, collaboration and critical thinking, into their instruction.
April 05, 2017
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) Board of Directors has named Richard Culatta as its CEO. Culatta is the former director of the Office of Educational Technology at the U.S. Department of Education and currently serves as chief innovation officer for the state of Rhode Island.
March 27, 2017
Three keynotes will share how looking at things in a new way opens doors for learning, understanding
March 23, 2017
ISTE, the premier source for books on education technology, today announced its latest publication, Learning First, Technology Second: The Educator’s Guide to Designing Authentic Lessons.
March 13, 2017
ISTE is sharing this release on behalf of the College of Education at Illinois.
March 09, 2017
ISTE, the premier source for books on education technology, is proud to announce its latest publication, Gamify Literacy.
March 08, 2017
ISTE today announced that Kyte Learning, an edtech startup focused on inspiring teachers to embrace technology in the classroom, received ISTE’s official Readiness Seal of Alignment.
February 28, 2017
ISTE today released the program for the annual ISTE Conference & Expo, coming to San Antonio, Texas, June 25-28.
February 15, 2017
Online university to earn Seal of Alignment for Readiness to ISTE Standards for Teachers
February 07, 2017
ISTE is publishing this statement on behalf of EdLiNC
February 06, 2017
ISTE seeks comments from education community on standards
December 19, 2016
ISTE, ABEGS launch program to prepare 20 education coaches from Gulf States to train teachers in their home countries
December 15, 2016
Deadline for nominations for six awards is Feb. 28, 2017
December 13, 2016
New board members will serve starting in January 2017
December 07, 2016
ISTE, MDEC partner to provide professional learning on digital age skills, computational thinking for Malaysian educational leaders
November 21, 2016
Newly released toolkit includes facilitator’s guide, surveys, presentation slides for participating
November 03, 2016
Draft of refreshed ISTE Standards for Teachers to be available online for public feedback in November 2016
November 03, 2016
DeKalb County School District CIO Gary Brantley
appointed to ISTE Board of Directors
October 18, 2016
Six-book series by ed tech leader Carl Hooker offers mobile learning implementation strategies for different audiences
September 28, 2016
Autodesk Tinkercad and Certiport IC3 Global Standard 5 Certification Program earn Seal of Alignment for Readiness
September 19, 2016
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) today announced the appointment of Cheryl Scott Williams as interim CEO.
July 07, 2016
Urges House to follow the committee’s lead
and approve $1 billion in funding
June 26, 2016
Multi-project initiative to include first of its kind blueprint for school transformation, leadership courses, school development tools.
June 06, 2016
Education leaders will be honored at ISTE 2016 in Denver, June 26-29
May 10, 2016
Mini-keynotes push attendees to think in new ways to transform the future of learning
April 27, 2016
10 education leaders and Alabama’s Brook Mountain Schools will be honored at ISTE 2016 in Denver, June 26-29
April 04, 2016
Nonprofit believes action is an important step in narrowing the homework gap
March 29, 2016
Mila Thomas Fuller, Ed.D., named ISTE chair-elect
February 17, 2016
Three compelling keynotes will inspire attendees to learn differently, think creatively.
February 09, 2016
Urges Congress to increase funding for Every Student Succeeds Act Title IV
December 14, 2015
One new and two returning education leaders will serve three-year terms starting in January 2016
December 10, 2015
Nonprofit applauds Congress, President Obama on education bill
December 07, 2015
Deadline for nominations for six awards is February 29, 2016
December 03, 2015
Nonprofit applauds House for passing education bill.
November 10, 2015
Collaboratively-developed white paper provides framework for comprehensive approach to technology adoption and integration
November 09, 2015
New resource outlines how to create engaging, collaborative and active spaces for learning
October 28, 2015
Newly elected leaders will serve three-year term starting in January 2016
October 21, 2015
Tool allows leaders to evaluate and plan for effective transition to digital learning
October 20, 2015
White paper joins growing collection of resources to support the development of good digital citizenship skills for students, teachers and parents
October 06, 2015
Guidebooks from bestselling authors Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams support teachers who are flipping their classrooms.
September 22, 2015
Nonprofit supports bill that aims to close the homework gap
September 22, 2015
Experienced public and private-sector education leader and executive joins global education nonprofit
September 15, 2015
New ISTE book guides educators in creating and implementing digital citizenship programs
August 24, 2015
ISTE believes that investment in providing educators with ongoing, meaningful professional learning is paramount to student success.
July 16, 2015
Nonprofit urges adoption of I-TECH in final bill
July 01, 2015
ISTE wraps up another stellar annual conference, with nearly 21,000 registered attendees and industry representatives from 76 nations, 550 exhibitors with 1,357 booths, and over 1,000 learning opportunities.
June 30, 2015
Organizations support contemporary instructional approaches to facilitate greater student engagement.
June 10, 2015
Hands-on guide provides tips and resources for maximizing the power of social learning
June 02, 2015
Education leaders will be honored at ISTE 2015 in Philadelphia, June 28-July 1
May 20, 2015
Philadelphia’s Science Leadership Academy will bring student voice to discussion
May 07, 2015
Award winners will be recognized at ISTE 2015 in Philadelphia, June 28-July 1
May 05, 2015
Developed by Michigan educators, student resource joins teacher companion in earning recognition for support of ISTE standards.
May 04, 2015
Five innovators will motivate attendees to create new futures for their students, communities.
April 29, 2015
First title in series of guidebooks for infusing flipped learning across the subject areas.
April 27, 2015
Excitement builds for world’s most comprehensive ed tech event, June 28-July 1, in Philadelphia.
April 16, 2015
Nonprofit applauds U.S. Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee for adopting I-TECH in ESEA.
March 23, 2015
“Securing the Connected Classroom: Technology Planning to Keep Students Safe” provides practical advice for making effective tech decisions.
March 17, 2015
Baltimore County Public Schools superintendent recognized for building equitable, effective, digital learning environment.
March 12, 2015
World-class keynotes will inspire attendees to push limits in transforming learning.
March 06, 2015
Organizations seek to expand support for educators in the Gulf State region.
February 14, 2015
Legislation calls for investments in professional learning and resources for digital age learning.
January 21, 2015
Game for Helping Students Build Foundational Tech Skills Recognized for Aligning to the ISTE Standards for Students
January 12, 2015
Experienced Fundraiser, Collaborator and Strategic Planner Joins Leading Global Nonprofit Serving Educators
December 11, 2014
Additional Investment Provides Much-Needed Support for Digital Learning
December 08, 2014
Deadline for Nominations for Six Awards is February 28, 2015
November 17, 2014
Vision for Program Supports Future-Ready Schools and Libraries
November 12, 2014
Online Community Will Collaborate to Redesign Learning Activities to Align to ISTE Standards and Common Core State Standards
October 28, 2014
International Associations Will Collaborate to Promote Professional Learning Opportunities for Education Leaders Around the World
October 27, 2014
New Lead & Transform Movement, Based on ISTE’s Essential Conditions for Technology Integration, Provides Toolkit for Tech Integration Planning
September 22, 2014
“Reinventing Project-Based Learning: Your Field Guide to Real-World Projects in the Digital Age, Second Edition” Highlights Use of Available and Emerging Technologies
September 08, 2014
Premier Ed Tech Nonprofit Will Leverage Network of More than 100,000 Educators as Teacher Practice Networks Grantee
August 05, 2014
Four Ed Tech Leaders Celebrated at ISTE 2014
July 21, 2014
eduCanon Named Most Promising New Startup in 2014 ISTE Pitchfest
July 11, 2014
Action Includes Further Notice of Proposed Rule Making to Increase E-Rate Funding Cap
July 08, 2014
CEO Brian Lewis Issues Response to FCC Chairman Wheeler’s E-Rate Order