ISTE

International Society for Technology in Education

AzTEA is the state Affiliate for the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTEFor AzTEA Members the Benefits of being an affiliate are:

ISTE supports the efforts of more than 70 Affiliate nonprofit member organizations worldwide. Affiliates function at a grassroots level to affect change in the field of educational technology. ISTE Affiliates represent more than 85,000 education and technology professionals including teachers, administrators, technology coordinators, media specialists, and other professionals at all levels in education and government.

Advocacy:
Join a growing number of educators across the nation who are “Making Their Voice Heard” in support of education technology. ETAN provides a forum for educators and others to engage in the political process and project a unified voice in support of a common cause – improving teaching and learning through the systemic use of technology. ETAN’s mission is to influence public policy-makers at the federal, state and local levels and to increase public investment in the competitiveness of America's classrooms and students.

Resources:
• Career and professional development opportunities in educational technology. The ISTE Career Center puts ed tech employers together with ed tech professionals for that perfect match.
• Discounts on ISTE-published books and individual ISTE Membership.
• Technology in Practice Webinar Series

NETS:
New Draft of NETS Highlights Creativity and Innovation
A first draft of the new NETS for Students is available. Visit the NETS Refresh project page for more information. Review the draft and provide your input