Webinar Features ISTE CEO
ISTE CEO Brian Lewis, along with
ISTE Board President-Elect Kecia
Ray and former board member Ryan
Imbriale, were the featured panelists on a webinar recently put on by
the Alliance for Excellent Education
The webinar, titled “The Need for
Systemic Technology Planning to Address Higher Standards,” was moderated by Alliance president and former
West Virginia Governor Bob Wise.
It highlighted ISTE’s leadership and
resources to assist teachers, districts,
“Foundational to our operation are
technology standards—for administra-
tors, for teachers, for students,” Lewis
said. “[The NETS] are online, and they
are an enormous resource to folks.”
Watch the archived webinar at
Time Is Running Out for
Super Early-Bird Discount
If you haven’t registered for ISTE 2013
in San Antonio yet, make sure you do
by March 31 to take advantage of the
lowest rate for the conference, June
The super early-bird special is $40
off the fee that regular ISTE members
would pay on April 1 and $70 less
than they would pay after April 30.
Fees vary depending on type of
membership and the number of people who sign up per group. See www.
fees.php for rates.
The conference offers more than
800 sessions and events, including
nationally known keynote speakers,
workshops, student showcases, and
interactive playgrounds as well as hundreds of lectures, panels, and posters.
Self-Paced Online Coaching
ISTE Professional Development
Services is offering six new online
Whether you are a teacher in a
leadership position, a library/media
specialist, or an ed tech evangelist,
these courses are designed to show
you how coaching can help others
embrace technology and lead students in gaining digital age skills.
The titles of the six coaching courses
are Coach as Leader; Coaching to Link
Learning and Technology; Coaching
with a Norm for Effective Learning; Coaching for Active, Engaging,
Technology-Rich Learning; Coaching
Skills for Lesson Improvement; and
Sustained Professional Learning:
Connecting to Your Coaching.
The courses will be available soon.
Learn more at iste.org/onlinecourses.
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