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ISTE seeks comments from education community on standards
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.
Nearpod pledges up to $10 million in premium digital content from education experts to help ISTE members improve classroom outcomes
Organization sets goal of 1,000 teachers to be certified by end of school year.
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.
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.
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.
New research from ISTE, Jefferson Education Exchange provides insights on technology research and its use by K-12 teachers, school leaders.
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.
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.
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.
ISTE Conference sees record number of educators.
Five influential leaders in edtech received the coveted Making It Happen Award during a ceremony at ISTE 2018.
ISTE launches online professional learning hub for teachers.
ISTE, GM partner to prepare teachers to bring artificial intelligence to K-12 classrooms.
Standards provide a framework for leading learning in a digital world.
New tool helps educators pick tech for classroom.
Educators’ feedback crucial to development of standards.
ISTE and Universidad Icesi partner to provide new program for educators.
ISTE launches new educator certification.
Superintendent Chris Reykdal signed new K-12 learning standards that launch Washington classrooms into the digital age.
ISTE to present 2018 awards in Chicago at ISTE Conference & Expo.
Five keynoters on education’s hottest topics coming to ISTE 2018.
New ISTE book explores using augmented and virtual reality in the classroom.
ISTE applauds Congressional support of 2018 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.
New programs honored with ISTE's Seal of Alignment.
Code.org and ISTE team up to support educators in response to growing demand for computer science education in schools
CEO Richard Culatta is disappointed that the president's FY 2019 budget eliminates programs that support educators.
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.
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) announced the results of its election for board of directors.
National Ed Tech Summit in Washington, DC, March 14-15, 2018
Vermont State Board of Education Adopts Updated ISTE Standards for Students
ISTE seeks comments from the education community on the first draft of the ISTE Standards for Administrators.
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.
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.
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.
Use new ISTE resources to explore what it means to be a good citizen in a digital world.
ISTE today announced that Google Applied Digital Skills curriculum, iWitness and 21things4students received the ISTE Seal of Alignment.
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.
ISTE CEO Richard Culatta says we're at a tipping point when it comes to using technology in the classroom.
ISTE has named Joseph South, a strategic national edtech expert focused on evidence-based learning transformation, as the organization’s chief learning officer.
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.
ISTE 2017 Press release on the PitchFest Winners
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
Educator feedback guided the development of new 2017 ISTE Standards for Educators.
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.
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.
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.
Statement from Richard Culatta, CEO of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), on President Donald Trump’s FY18 budget request
ISTE has selected its 2017 award-winners, including educators working in India, Canada and across the United States.
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.
ISTE reacted favorably to today’s bipartisan congressional budget agreement but objected to underfunding the effective use of technology to transform learning.
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.
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.
Three keynotes will share how looking at things in a new way opens doors for learning, understanding
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.
ISTE is sharing this release on behalf of the College of Education at Illinois.
ISTE, the premier source for books on education technology, is proud to announce its latest publication, Gamify Literacy.
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.
ISTE today released the program for the annual ISTE Conference & Expo, coming to San Antonio, Texas, June 25-28.
Online university to earn Seal of Alignment for Readiness to ISTE Standards for Teachers
ISTE is publishing this statement on behalf of EdLiNC
ISTE, ABEGS launch program to prepare 20 education coaches from Gulf States to train teachers in their home countries
Deadline for nominations for six awards is Feb. 28, 2017
New board members will serve starting in January 2017
ISTE, MDEC partner to provide professional learning on digital age skills, computational thinking for Malaysian educational leaders
Newly released toolkit includes facilitator’s guide, surveys, presentation slides for participating
Draft of refreshed ISTE Standards for Teachers to be available online for public feedback in November 2016
DeKalb County School District CIO Gary Brantley
appointed to ISTE Board of Directors
Six-book series by ed tech leader Carl Hooker offers mobile learning implementation strategies for different audiences
Autodesk Tinkercad and Certiport IC3 Global Standard 5 Certification Program earn Seal of Alignment for Readiness
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) today announced the appointment of Cheryl Scott Williams as interim CEO.
Urges House to follow the committee’s lead
and approve $1 billion in funding
Multi-project initiative to include first of its kind blueprint for school transformation, leadership courses, school development tools.
Education leaders will be honored at ISTE 2016 in Denver, June 26-29
Mini-keynotes push attendees to think in new ways to transform the future of learning
10 education leaders and Alabama’s Brook Mountain Schools will be honored at ISTE 2016 in Denver, June 26-29
Nonprofit believes action is an important step in narrowing the homework gap
Mila Thomas Fuller, Ed.D., named ISTE chair-elect
Three compelling keynotes will inspire attendees to learn differently, think creatively.
Urges Congress to increase funding for Every Student Succeeds Act Title IV
One new and two returning education leaders will serve three-year terms starting in January 2016
Nonprofit applauds Congress, President Obama on education bill
Deadline for nominations for six awards is February 29, 2016
Nonprofit applauds House for passing education bill.
Collaboratively-developed white paper provides framework for comprehensive approach to technology adoption and integration
New resource outlines how to create engaging, collaborative and active spaces for learning
Newly elected leaders will serve three-year term starting in January 2016
Tool allows leaders to evaluate and plan for effective transition to digital learning
White paper joins growing collection of resources to support the development of good digital citizenship skills for students, teachers and parents
Guidebooks from bestselling authors Jon Bergmann and Aaron Sams support teachers who are flipping their classrooms.
Nonprofit supports bill that aims to close the homework gap
Experienced public and private-sector education leader and executive joins global education nonprofit
New ISTE book guides educators in creating and implementing digital citizenship programs
ISTE believes that investment in providing educators with ongoing, meaningful professional learning is paramount to student success.
Nonprofit urges adoption of I-TECH in final bill
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.
Digital citizenship is not so different from traditional citizenship. We still need to guide students to be kind, respectful and responsible. What’s new is teaching them how to apply these values to the realities of the digital age.
Our job as citizens requires more than just being informed. We must also be vigilant about verifying information before posting it on social media.
The most compelling topics among educators who embrace technology for learning and teaching are not about the tech at all, but about the students. And that’s a good thing.
Twitter chats for educators offer free professional learning on your favorite topics and the chance to connect with peers around the world. Here are some that were recommended by the ISTE community.
Learn the crucial nuances that distinguish the terms personalized, differentiated and individualized.