Resources

CoSN’s library of publications is focused on your professional development

For your convenience, publications are categorized below. Links will refer you directly to the CoSN Store, where you'll be asked to log in to download and learn more about resources. Creating a login is free of charge and does not require CoSN membership. There are select publications that are only available to members or available at a member discount.

Browse our Online Store for full descriptions of all resources, or explore one of the categories described below.

Getting Started: 9 Ways CoSN Answers Your Key Questions - If you're new to CoSN or looking for a broad overview of our top resources, this comprehensive document will walk you through some of our best offerings.

Assessment Readiness - It's a daunting task to get technology up to code before new online assessments launch, but our Raising the BAR project will help you out.

Certification - Access online prep materials for CoSN's Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) program.

Compendiums - Compilations of work produced by industry thought leaders.

CTO Forum Reports - Reports from our twice-yearly CTO Forums -- almost as good as being there!

Digital Equity - Our digital equity initiative is working to close the technology access gap.

Ed Tech Next Reports - Quarterly publications about cutting-edge topics in ed tech (available to members only).

Empowered Superintendents - The Empowered Superintendent toolkit and resources are designed to help superintendents master education technology.

Horizon Reports - Annual Horizon Reports and Toolkits (produced in partnership with the New Media Consortium and ISTE) predict what will be the biggest ed tech developments over the next five years.

Infrastructure Survey - Annual survey shares information from ed tech leaders nationwide about the state of connectivity in their districts.

Initiatives - CoSN's focus areas provide resources and a community about major innovations in ed tech.

IT Leadership Survey - Our annual survey presents an up-to-the-minute picture of the challenges and opportunities in the ed tech field.

Protecting Privacy in Connected Learning - CoSN's privacy initiative will help guide you through the critical and thorny issue of protecting student privacy while using the data you need to make informed decisions.

Smart Education Networks by Design (SEND) - Our SEND initiative was created to help ed tech leaders create well-designed networks that enable anytime, anywhere learning.

Videos - Hear from some of our leaders about initiatives, conferences, the future of CoSN, and more.

Webinars - Geared toward your professional development, education technology experts present on their specialties.