Accelerating Innovation: A Guide to Leveraging the 2024 Driving K-12 Innovation Report

Introduction & Objectives This is a “grab and go” guide for thinking through the Driving K-12 Innovation initiative’s Hurdles (barriers), Accelerators (catalysts or megatrends), and Tech Enablers (tools) that are…
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EdTech Trail Mix: How to Transition Away from Sit-and-Get Instruction with Katie Harmon

For Katie Harmon, Director of Educational Technology at Westhill CSD and CoSN EdTech Innovation Committee Member, the vision for the district’s classrooms is for teachers to increase the amount of…
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CoSN Applauds FCC Decision to Increase Broadband Speed Benchmark

Washington, D.C. (March 15, 2024) – The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) commends the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for its decision to raise the benchmark for home high-speed fixed broadband…
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Shaping AI and Emerging Technologies to Empower Learning Communities

In November, I had the privilege of attending a CIRCLS Convening themed around AI, which was partly sponsored by NSF and Digital Promise. While there is a major focus on…
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Driving K-12 Innovation Summit 2024 Full Recording

The 2024 Summit theme was Preparing Changemakers for the Triathlon of Innovation, and attendees gained the skills, training, encouragement, and mentorship that they need to tackle the changemaking triathlons ahead.…
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Prepare for the Triathlon of Innovation with Free Resources from CoSN’s Driving K-12 Innovation Summit

What if there were a playbook or guide to inspire and encourage change in your district/school system/organization this year? CoSN’s Driving K-12 Innovation Report is that exact resource! Published at…
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4 Reasons that Change Management Is Essential for Scaling Innovation & Inertia of Education Systems

During the EdTech Innovation Committee’s December joint meeting with the Driving K-12 Innovation Advisory Board, one theme that was heard often throughout the brainstorming process was a need to address…
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Hot Off the Digital Press! 2024 Driving K-12 Innovation Report Available Now

It’s here! After six months of synchronous and asynchronous discussion, surveys, and more, CoSN’s Driving K-12 Innovation project is excited to announce that the initiative’s 2024 report has been released,…
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Driving K-12 Innovation: 2024 Hurdles, Accelerators, Tech Enablers

CoSN’s Driving K-12 Innovation initiative proudly convenes an international Advisory Board of approximately 140+ education and technology experts to select the most important Hurdles (challenges), Accelerators (mega-trends), and Tech Enablers…
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Innovating with Intention: Moving K-12 EdTech from Shiny Object to True Impact

We’ve all been there — dazzled by the latest gadget or software promising to revolutionize education. But as Kermit the Frog wisely said, “It’s not easy being green” — or…
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