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Building a Data Culture

This monograph focuses on seven leading-edge school districts across the country where data-driven decision making is an integral part of their education culture. CoSN sought out the following school

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The Green Computing Imperative

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Weathering the Storm

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CTO Forum: Common Core Standards: How Technology Services and Curriculum Can Work Together

As we look towards the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) nationally, we stand at a crossroads.

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How 2B A Disruptive Tech Leader

Both the National Educational Technology Standards for Students (ISTE’s NETS-S) and the Common Core State Standards have an important role to play in reshaping our approach to teaching and learning.

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Kicking the Tires of Education Technology: What are the Obstacles and Promises for Delivering Value

What are the Obstacles and Promises for Delivering Value?

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Leadership and Collaboration for Better Broadband

This report details how school districts across the country are overcoming broadband connectivity challenges through collaboration.

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Leveraging Banned Technologies to Create Ubiquitous Learning Environments

how should schools deal with the inevitable ubiquitous access by students? Can we continue to deny students and facility the ability to use their devices on the school network?

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Prove It: What Does the Research Say About Technology In Education?

CoSN hosted a members-only conversation with several leading national education researchers about what we know – and what we don’t know – about the impact of technology in schools.

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Serving Our Customers: Meeting Today's Students and Teachers on Their Own Terms

Panelists talked about what today’s students need from technology.

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Turning Tech Novices Into Building-Level Champtions

How can district-level technology leaders help building administrators?

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Using Digital Content: The Essential Role of the District Technology Leader

What is your vision for content and its delivery in the next 5 years? What are the barriers to your vision becoming reality?

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Whose Data Is It Anyway? Public and Private Data in the Age of Sharing

This CTO Forum Report explores key points from the Forum and addresses measures technology leaders should take to ensure data are properly shared and protected.

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Ed Tech Next report: 3G And Beyond: Smart Mobile Devices and e-Readers

Ed Tech Next report: 3G And Beyond: Smart Mobile Devices and e-Readers

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Broadband for Schools: 21st Century Networking for 21st Century Learning

Broadband service is no longer a luxury. It has become a basic part of the infrastructure of education and democracy.

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Ed Tech Next report: Cloud Computing: A Billowing Virtual Infrastructure for Services and Savings

Ed Tech Next report: Cloud Computing: A Billowing Virtual Infrastructure for Services and Savings (2010)

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Ed Tech Next report: Collaboration in K-12 Schools: Anywhere, Anytime, Any Way

Ed Tech Next report: Collaboration in K-12 Schools: Anywhere, Anytime, Any Way (2006)

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eContent--The Accelerating Shift from Print to Digital

eContent--The Accelerating Shift from Print to Digital (2011)

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Ed Tech Next report: Flexible Mobile Platforms

“Flexible Mobile Platforms,” explores the fundamentals of mobile devices for schools

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Ed Tech Next report: Green Computing: A Smart Educational Strategy

Green computing is an emerging educational strategy that encompasses energy-efficient and environmentally friendly management.

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Ed Tech Next report: Instant Messaging: Conversation, Collaboration--and Education

There are legitimate concerns about IM, such as the potential for online bullying or cliques. But the benefits include student participation and engagement.

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Ed Tech Next Report: Digital Tools For Problem-Based Learning

Digital tools can support students not just in completing a project, but also in learning how to think through any project or problem in a disciplined way.

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Ed Tech Next report: Making the Most of Computing Performance Virtualization

Optimizing technology performance by squeezing the most out of every computing device.

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Ed Tech Next report: Managing Learning: Next Generation Learning Systems

This EdTechNext Report explores how many school districts today use content or learning management systems.

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Ed Tech Next report: Online Communities of Practice - Ecosystems for Professional Growth

This EdTechNext report explores the emerging role of online communities of practice to support professional collaboration, learning and growth.

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Ed Tech Next report: Safe and Secure? Managing the Risk of Personal Devices

This EdTechNext report looks at the trends of mobile learning and BYOD initiatives.

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Ed Tech Next report: Security and Privacy of Cloud Computing

This EdTechNext report looks at the trends of mobile learning and BYOD initiatives from the perspective of safeguarding students, staff, devices and the IT infrastructure.

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Ed Tech Next report: Social Networing: Personalized Content, Conversations and Communities

This report explores the educational potential of social networking tools and Web 2.0 applications.

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Ed Tech Next report: Ultraportables: Evolutionary Devices or a Revolutionary Breed

This report discusses the educational potential of ultraportables to transform teaching and learning in U.S. schools as well by giving students ubiquitous computing and network access.

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Ed Tech Next report: Web 2.0: Punching Up Participants and Interaction

Web 2.0 refers to using the emergence of the Internet as a dynamic platform for developing and serving Web application.

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CoSN Gartner Total Cost of Ownership Tool

CoSN Gartner Total Cost of Ownership tool for Assessing the Costs of Implementing and Maintaining Computer Networks

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Cyber Security Planning Rubric

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Eight TCO Case Studies

Eight TCO Case Studies plus Three AdditionalCase Studies Covering 1:1 LaptopI Implmentations

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Empowering the 21st Century Superintendent Toolkit (2009)

Empowering the 21st Century Superintendent Toolkit: Five Themes and Action Steps for Visionary Technology Leaders

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Fox Chapel Area School District Case Study

Empowering the 21st Century Superintendent Toolkit: Five Themes and Action Steps for Visionary Technology Leaders

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Learning with Web 2.0 PPT

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Mastering the Moment Toolkit

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Superintendent and District Leadership Team Self Assessment Survey

Superintendent and District Leadership Team Self Assessment Survey to help determine your readiness to be an effective technology leader

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TCO/VOI Project Cost Estimator

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Horizon Report 2009: K-12 Edition

The Horizon Report series seeks to identify and describe emerging technologies likely to have a large impact on k-12 education.

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Horizon Report 2010: K-12 Edition

The 2010 Horizon Report: K-12 Edition examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in teaching, learning & creative expression

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Horizon Report 2011: K-12 Edition

The NMC Horizon Report: 2011 K-12 Edition examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in teaching, learning & creative expression

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CETL Exam Prep.; Online Collaborative Learning Site

Become a Highly Capable School System Technology Leader

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Horizon Report: 2012 K-12 Edition

This report examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry.

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Horizon Report: 2013 K-12 Edition and Toolkit

Education and technology leaders, policymakers and key stakeholders in educational institutions need forward thinking information addressing opportunities for teaching, learning and creative expressio

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Single Sign-on, Multiple Benefits: A Primer on K-12 Federated Identity

Single Sign-on, Multiple Benefits: A Primer on K-12 Federated Identity and Access Management

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CoSN's E-Rate and Broadband Survey 2013

The purpose of this data collection is to inform the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the specific needs of school districts.

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CETL Part II Retake

CETL Part II Retake

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September 20, 2012 Webinar: The New Digital Divide: Home Access for Low Income Families

Archived webinar from our 2012-2013 series discussing the access gap.

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CTO Forum Report March 2013: The Undiscussables of Technology Leadership

CTOs often face challenges in leading conversations with the teaching and learning side of their school districts.

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CTO Forum Report June 2013: The Technology Department Landscape. That was Then, This is Now!

As the technology world moves from centralized, tightly controlled and localized to distributed, open, and cloud-based, district leaders face a growing number of challenges.

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CETL Part I Exam Retake

CETL Part I Retake

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Raising the BAR: Becoming Assessment Ready: Executive Summary

Get started using our Raising the BAR Toolkit with the Executive Summary!

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Raising The BAR: Becoming Assessment Ready: Case Studies

In-depth case studies of three districts reveal the techniques your peers are using to get ready for high-stakes online assessments.

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Raising The BAR: Becoming Assessment Ready: FAQ

Frequently asked questions about becoming assessment ready.

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Self Assessment

Self Assessment

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SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) Checklist

SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) provides district leaders with the guidance, information, and community they need to structure ideal network infrastructure for 21st century learning.

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SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) Guidelines

SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) Guidelines

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EdTechNext Report: Small Screens, Big Plans

EdTechNext Spring 2014 -- Small Screens, Big Plans

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Cybersecurity Planning Template

Cybersecurity Planning Template

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2013 IT Leadership Survey Summary

The purpose of this data collection is to inform the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the specific needs of school districts.

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COSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 6-25-2013

COSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 6-25-2013, Mobile Learning

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CoSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 6-28-11

CoSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 6-28-11, Online Educational Resources

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CoSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 3-2-10

CoSN-SIIA Feedback Focus Group, 3-2-10, What Does It Take?

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2014 IT Leadership Survey Webinar

Recording of the webinar discussing results of the 2014 IT Leadership Survey

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CETL Recertification Fee

CETL Recertification Fee

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Protecting Privacy in Connected Learning Toolkit

This toolkit is an in depth, step-by-step guide to navigating the complexity of Federal privacy regulations.

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Portugal International Delegation Report 2014

In October 2013, CoSN led a delegation to Portugal to learn about their ICT programs. This is the official report.

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Ed Tech Next Report: Learning Analytics, Using Data to Personalize Teaching and Learning

Ed Tech Next Report: Learning Analytics, Using Data to Personalize Teaching and Learning

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2014 Horizon Report

CoSN produces the annual Horizon Report, which examines emerging technologies for their potential impacts on and uses in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry within K-12 education.

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CTO Forum Report, March 2014: Demonstrating Your Value to the Superintendent & District

The best CIOs are school leaders who understand issues related to curriculum and education as well as the business of educating students.

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CTO Forum Report, June 2014: Building a Powerful Team for Blended Learning

Definitions of “blended learning” vary but it typically refers to an approach that uses a combination of online learning with digital content and face-to-face learning.

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PMI E-learning Courses (set of 5)

This online, self-paced course will benefit anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of managing projects.

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Empowered Superintendent Toolkit: Module 1

Module 1 of this toolkit will give you a new perspective on the most important things you need to do to lead.

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Empowered Superintendent Toolkit: Superintendent Self-Assessment

Superintendent Self-Assessment.

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Empowered Superintendent Toolkit: District Leadership Team Assessment

District Leadership Team Assessment.

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CETL Essay Grader Application

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CETL Essay Grader Application

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CoSN Interoperability Standards

This primer highlights the most important, widely used, and emerging standards—all in one place.

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Ed Tech Next Report: Dimensions in Learning

Dimensions in Learning: Visualizing, Designing, and Making in 3D (2015)

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Online Course: Transition to the Role of 21st Century District Education Technology Leader

Are you a business leader who wants to get into the business of education? Are you a tech-savvy person who wants to learn more about K-12 education? This course is for you!

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Online Course: Connected Learning - Leading and Learning with Social Media

The course provides strategies in developing stimulating and safe learning environments that can offer substantial educational benefits of the use of social media in education.

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Online Course: Protecting Student Privacy in Connected Learning

As schools turn to cloud services for applications, content and data analytics, and online assessment, keeping student data private and secure becomes more difficult.

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Ed Tech Next: Identity and Access Management: Fundamentals for Securing Student Data and Privacy

Identity and Access Management: Fundamentals for Securing Student Data and Privacy (2015)

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CTO Forum Report, March 2015: Moving from Vision to Action for a Digital Transformation

How do we shift the conversation from if and why it is important to how we do it?

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CTO Forum Report, June 2015: Making the Digital Leap: What Must Happen in the District

The June CTO forum looked at what it takes to make the digital leap.

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IT Leadership Survey 2015

This survey provides valuable information about how education leaders are leveraging technology and paints a picture of potential changes in the field.

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SEND Smart Networks: Comprehensive Design Overview Guidelines for School System Leaders

Intended for school district executive leaders, this document is designed to facilitate discussion, build understanding, and prompt questions related to the design of a comprehensive network.

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CETL Lapel Pin

Lapel pin featuring CETL logo -- show your pride!

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Strategic Plan 2016-2019

Full details of the CoSN 2016-19 Strategic Plan.

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Safeguard Against Ransomware

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Safeguard Against Ransomware

This is a white paper developed by CTOs for K-12 School Districts to Safeguard Against Ransomware.

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Drive

Publication Available only at 2016 CoSN Conference

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CoSN K-12 IT Leadership Survey Report 2016

This survey provides valuable information about how education leaders are leveraging technology and paints a picture of potential changes in the field.

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EdTech Next Report: Students as Digital Creators

Students as Digital Creators (2016)

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Trusted Learning Environment (TLE) Seal

Trusted Learning Environment (TLE) Seal

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Online Course: Leadership for Mobile Learning

This course is designed for school leaders who want to transform their learning organizations through the thoughtful use of mobile technologies.

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OnlineCourse: Building Team Leadership for a Digital Transformation

Online Course: Building Team Leadership for a Digital Transformation

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CTO Forum Report, April 2016: Building on the Past to Invent the Future

Download a full report from our April 2016 CTO Forum, presented at the CoSN 2016 Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

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SEND: Critical Questions to Ask Your Network & Internet Vendors

SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) Critical questions to ask your network and internet providers

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SEND: Critical Questions to Ask Your Software Vendor

SEND (Smart Education Networks by Design) Critical questions to ask your software vendor

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CTO Forum Report, June 2016: Assessing if Your School System is Ready to Make a Digital Leap

To help school district leaders create operational readiness for a high-functioning 21st Century digital environment, CoSN developed a guide.

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State Chapter Fee

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CoSN Peer Review

The Peer Review process will use this Framework to determine how a district aligns to best practices identified by peers who have successfully converted to a digital environment.

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