Special Events

CoSN is hosting four events that offer more advanced training for districts and be designed to address the emerging cybersecurity challenges created in the transition to remote and hybrid learning environments. There are no pre-requisites for attending any workshop. You may participate in any workshop based on your school system's eligibility (details below) and state/need.   

CoSN’s EdTech Leader Certification Program Is First of Its Kind to Earn Accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies

CoSN today announced that its Certified Education Technology Leader™ (CETL®) program has earned accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), making it the first program of its kind to do so.

How Ontario’s Cutting-edge Education System Aims to Improve Learning for All Students with Technology

CoSN today released a new report, Equity at Scale, highlighting key takeaways from its senior leadership’s recent trip to Ontario, Canada (Dec. 2-6, 2019) to learn more about the province’s cutting-edge education system and how they are achieving equity at scale.

Reflections on a Moment

I am a new CoSN Board Member.  I was the CIO of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (OH). Today, I am the Director of Business Development at ENA.  I am African-American.
We, African Americans are energetic, determined, intelligent, beautiful, and peace-loving. I write this as a personal reflection of who we are during this very pivotal time history. We, as a community, must set forth new values, new goals and organize around these covenants as a PEOPLE. The time is long overdue for the community to redefine itself. 

CoSN Honors the EdTech Leaders Shaping the Future of America’s Schools

CoSN has announced the winners of its annual education technology awards. They were honored during the organization’s Annual Conference, which occurred virtually May 19-21. The 2020 winners are leading edtech experts, innovators, and schools districts from across the country who are working to enhance the teaching and learning process for all students with technology.
CoSN’s 2020 award winners are:

CoSN Introduces New Board of Directors Ahead of Annual Conference

The board includes 15 education technology leaders from around the country dedicated to bolstering CoSN’s mission. Board members serve a three-year term.
“CoSN’s Board of Directors connects many of our nation’s brightest minds to grow CoSN’s commitment to K-12 education,” said CoSN Board Chair Pete Just, CETL and CTO, MSD of Wayne Township (IN). “With our new strategic plan, I am excited to see our progress in advancing district and student success through personalized learning, innovation and increased diversity and inclusion.”