CoSN Innovation Survey Reveals Key K-12 Hurdles, Accelerators and Technology Enablers for 2020

CoSN today provided a glimpse of its annual innovation survey results, revealing the top five hurdles, accelerators and technology enablers in K-12 education for 2020.   Following several months of…
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CoSN Reveals Three Innovative Headliners for 2020 Conference in Washington, D.C.

CoSN today announced the innovative speakers headlining its 2020 Annual Conference, March 16-18 in Washington, D.C.   Themed Breakthrough Mindsets: Leading Meaningful Change, the global conference will explore how edtech…
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Interoper-What?

It can be difficult for IT Leaders to explain the importance of interoperability to education leaders who don’t have a technology background. Yet, interoperability has an enormous impact on teaching…
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Digital Equity: You Can’t Improve What You Don’t Measure!

In Learning to Improve: How America’s Schools Can Get Better at Getting Better, the authors assert that it is not possible to make improvements at scale without first measuring the…
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Advancing Learning and Teaching through Technology

Last year, teachers across the country requested resources for more than 32,000 classroom technology projects through the national non-profit DonorsChoose.org. With tablet and computer requests skyrocketing, CoSN has partnered with…
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Interoperability and Raytown Quality Schools (Missouri)

I’ve had a strong relationship with CoSN and have supported its goals for quite some time. I’m a founding member and chair-elect of CoSN’s Missouri state chapter and was one…
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CoSN “Adds” to K-12 Interoperability Initiative with New Calculator Tools

  As part of CoSN’s Interoperability Standards initiative, the association today released two new tools to help K-12 district leaders calculate the costs of integrating digital learning platforms.   The…
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CoSN Establishes Memorial Fund to Honor Education Icon, Charles Blaschke

CoSN today announced the creation of The Blaschke Fund to support emerging leaders in education technology policy and advocacy.   The memorial fund honors the late-industry giant Charles Blaschke, who…
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Securing IoT Devices on School Networks

As technologies evolve, the number of internet-enabled devices connected to school networks increases exponentially. Many of these devices, however, were not designed with strong cybersecurity protections. This includes devices that…
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1:1 Program Designed to Create Equitable Learning

Each year, CoSN’s Withrow CTO Award recognizes the extraordinary contributions of district Chief Technology Officers whose leadership has helped to transform their system. This year’s recipient, Phil Hintz from Gurnee…
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