ISTE Arts and Technology Network Creativity Award
ISTE members only.
2018 Winner: Tim Needles, Media and Art Teacher, Smithtown Central School District, Sound Beach, NY
This award recognizes an educator whose exemplary work provides a model for integrated arts and technology teaching, learning and leading in the digital age.
ISTE Computer Science Network Award
2018 Winner: Jorge Valenzuela, Educational Coach, Lifelong Learning Defined, North Chesterfield, VA
This award recognizes an exceptional educator and leader who is championing the cause of improved computer science and information technology education.
ISTE Digital Citizenship Network Award
2018 Winner: Gail Desler, Technology Integration Specialist, Elk Grove School District, Folsom, CA
This award recognizes an educator who consistently model and promote excellent digital citizenship, and who mentor and lead others to be more active digital citizens.
ISTE Digital Equity Network Award
2018 Winner: Ken Shelton, Technology Integration Specialist, EdTechTeam, Long Angeles, CA
This award recognizes an educator whose exemplary work provides a model for teaching, learning and leading in the digital age with a focus on digital equity.
ISTE Digital Storytelling Network Creativity Leadership Award
ISTE Digital Storytelling Network members only.
This award recognizes a member of the ISTE Digital Storytelling Network whose outstanding contributions to creativity are inspired through digital storytelling.
ISTE Early Learning Network Award
Early Learning Network members only.
This award recognizes an educator who works with or for children ages 3-9 and whose exemplary work provides a model for teaching, learning and leading in the digital age.
ISTE Edtech Coaches Network Award
Edtech Coaches Network members only.
2018 Winner: Robin Harris, Instructional Technology Coach, Griffin-Spalding County Schools, Griffin, GA
This award honors an edtech coach whose work in digital age learning environments, professional development and program evaluation represents excellence in digital citizenship, content knowledge, professional growth and is closely aligned with the ISTE Standards for Coaches.
ISTE Education Leaders Network Award for Exemplary Leadership
ISTE members only.
2018 Winner: Christopher Weiss, Principal, Greenwich Public Schools, Greenwich, CT
This award recognizes an education leader who sets the essential conditions necessary for teachers and students to leverage technology to enhance learning.
ISTE Games and Simulations Network Excellence Award
Games and Simulations Network members only.
2018 Winner: Chris Luchs, Associate Dean, CTE, Colorado Community College, Denver, CO
This award recognizes an active network member who has displayed servant leadership and advocacy in advancing the use of games and simulations in education.
ISTE Global Collaboration Network Award
2018 Winner: Ngô Thành Nam, Primary School Teacher, Teacher Instructional Coach, Nguyen Hoang Group, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
This award recognizes a person or group that promotes global collaboration with social responsibility in mind. This person or group incorporates the ISTE Student Standard "Global Collaborator" into their regular practice as a way to support learners.
ISTE Inclusive Learning Network Award
2018 Winner: Sean M. Arnold, Special Educator and STEM Coach, NYCDOE District 75, Woodhaven, NY
This award honors an individual who exemplifies the vision and mission of the Inclusive Learning Network: Enhancing opportunities for all learners through effective practices and technology resources.
ISTE Independent and International Schools Network Award
2018 Winner: Larry Kahn, Chief Technology Officer, Trinity Valley School, Forth Worth, TX
This award recognizes an independent or international school educator or leader who has implemented innovative practices, established private-public partnerships and/or advanced the teaching practice for all educators.