ISTE ARTICLES

06/23/2018

ISTE Releases New Standards for Education Leaders

CHICAGO – June 24, 2018 – Education leaders understand that technology can accelerate teaching and learning in their classrooms, and they now have a framework to help focus their digital lead...


06/24/2017

What does a digital age education leader look like?

In 2016, ISTE updated the ISTE Standards for Students, which further a vision for empowered, student-driven learning. On Sunday, we released the new ISTE Standards for Educators, whi...


06/23/2018

ISTE's Leader Standards can guide whole-district transformation

Working in the nation’s second largest school district requires the collaboration and calibration of thousands of students, teachers and administrators. With the adoption of the refreshed IS...


12/18/2018

3 ways the Education Leader Standards develop empowered leaders

In 2015, the Los Angeles Unified School District embarked on a mission to re-imagine instructional practice in the digital age. As part of that effort, the district created the Instructional Technol...


12/27/2018

Total turnaround: How LAUSD's troubled rollout became a model for tech success

Spread across 720 square miles and comprised of 1,302 schools, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) – one of the largest districts in the nation – covers a diverse landscape where 76 pe...


11/01/2016

Team of ed tech experts convened by ISTE to provide vision for the future of teaching with technology

Draft of refreshed ISTE Standards for Teachers to be available online for public feedback in November 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nov. 2, 2016 - The International Society for Technology in Education (I...


03/04/2014

ISTE Collaborates With Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States to Develop New Coaching Certification Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 4, 2014 – Today, Ali Alkarni, Ph.D., director general of the Arab Bureau for Education in the Gulf States (ABEGS), and Brian Lewis, CEO of the International Societ...


12/06/2019

ISTE Announces Release of ISTE Standards for Students and Educators in Mandarin

ARLINGTON, Virginia – The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is excited to announce the release of the ISTE Standards for Students and ISTE Standards fo...


06/24/2017

ISTE Releases New Standards for Educators to Maximize Learning for All Students Using Technology

SAN ANTONIO, TX - June 25, 2017 - Technology in classrooms across the country looks very different than it did almost a decade ago when ISTE last released standards aimed at teachers. Today the Inter...


11/01/2017

BrightBytes and ISTE Announce New Tool to Help Schools and Districts Address Digital Readiness

SAN FRANCISCO — The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) and BrightBytes, a leading K-12 learning analytics platform, today announced a new collaboration aimed at ...


09/10/2019

North Carolina Adopts the ISTE Standards for Students

Decision Will Empower Students and Harness Personalized Learning WASHINGTON, D.C. — September 10, 2019 — North Carolina’s State Board of Education recently voted to adopt the Intern...


12/27/2018

ISTE Standards refresh

A refresh of the ISTE Standards for Students is in the works! Much has changed in the education and technology worlds since the current standards were published back in 2007. We are committed to ensur...


12/27/2018

Design an engaging virtual learning experience in 5 steps

What does an engaging learning experience look like? You probably know it when you see it. Most likely, you'll find teachers, students and sometimes coaches interacting, sharing a-ha moment...


06/11/2018

ISTE Releases Draft Computer Science Standards For Educators

WASHINGTON, D.C. — June 12, 2018 — The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) recently released the initial draft of the ISTE Standards for Computer Science Educat...


11/30/2016

How do you see the changing role of the teacher?

When ISTE began to refresh the ISTE Standards for Teachers, we knew we wanted the standards to be a helpful framework for teachers and not just “one more thing to do.” In a changing and ch...


10/17/2017

Connecticut Becomes First State to Endorse ISTE Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Oct. 18, 2017 — Today the Connecticut Commission for Educational Technology and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) jointly announced that Connectic...


12/27/2018

Lend your voice to the Administrator Standards refresh

More than 200 educators gathered at ISTE 2017 to begin the work that will lead to the new ISTE Standards for Administrators, coming in 2018. The session provided us with tremendous input, high-level...


11/20/2016

ISTE seeks public comment on first draft of refreshed ISTE Standards for Teachers

Newly released toolkit includes facilitator's guide, surveys, presentation slides for participating WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nov. 21, 2016 - The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) ...


12/14/2017

TAKE ACTION: Connecticut endorses ISTE Standards for Students, Educators

The Connecticut Commission for Educational Technology, our state’s educational technology lead, unanimously adopted the ISTE Standards for Students last year and the ISTE Standards for Educato...


12/27/2018

Use these tools to support the new ISTE Standards for Students

After engagement with thousands of education stakeholders over the past year, the 2016 ISTE Standards for Students were released at ISTE 2016 in Denver. The unveiling took place ...


09/29/2015

Know the ISTE Standards for Coaches: Create a digital portfolio

ISTE Standards for Coaches 6: Content Knowledge and Professional Growth As educational practices have changed over time, so too have perceptions about learning and knowledge. At one time,...


11/11/2014

ISTE Launches Project ReimaginED, New Social Learning Community for K-12 Teachers, Technology Coaches

Online Community Will Collaborate to Redesign Learning Activities to Align to ISTE Standards and Common Core State Standards WASHINGTON, D.C. Nov. 12, 2014 The International Society for Techno...


11/12/2014

ISTE Launches Project ReimaginED, New Social Learning Community for K-12 Teachers, Technology Coaches

Online Community Will Collaborate to Redesign Learning Activities to Align to ISTE Standards and Common Core State Standards WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nov. 12, 2014 – The International Socie...


12/27/2018

A new framework for digital age leadership

Individual teachers have been using technology to transform education for decades. But to scale those transformations and meet the learning needs of all students requires education leaders who are vis...


08/23/2015

5 standards-aligned lesson plans

In June, I wrote about five fabulous lessons you could “steal” from Project ReimaginED, a Gates Foundation-supported online community where educators discuss and share resources that are a...