CETL Certification

Study Groups Can Help You Get Started as a CETL

CoSN’s Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) program is designed to guarantee that you’ve mastered the knowledge and skills you need to give your district a 21st century learning environment. We know all of our members are capable of earning the CETL, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy process.  But never fear – we can help make it easier for you. One of the most important things you can do is consider starting or joining a study group.

CoSN Issues Resources to Complement K-12 Education Privacy Toolkit

CoSN (Consortium for School Networking) today unveiled two freestanding resources to accompany its in-depth, step-by-step privacy toolkit. Designed to help school system leaders navigate the complex federal laws and related issues, the complementary resources include:

•    “10 Steps Every District Should Take Today”; and
•    “Security Questions to Ask of an Online Service Provider

CoSN: E-rate Modernization Requires ‘Long-Term, Sufficient’ Funding

Washington, DC (June 20, 2014) – CoSN (Consortium for School Networking) CEO Keith Krueger today responded to Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler’s proposal to modernize the E-rate program:

What Do Districts Need in a CTO? Learn in a Webinar!

CTOs' job descriptions in 2013 would have been unthinkable twenty years ago. As technology transforms education and the world, leaders have had to evolve along with it. Keith Krueger, CoSN's CEO, says "In 1992 Price Waterhouse [assessed] that 80 percent of the job of any CIO was technical. In schools, that was 'wires in the boxes.' Today, that's about 20 percent of the job. The other 80 percent is providing leadership, vision, and an understanding of the educational environment."

10 Great Back-to-School Tools for School Leaders from CoSN

Washington, DC (September 13, 2013) – With the 2013-2014 school year kicking into high gear, the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) today offered education leaders 10 new and updated resources to leverage technology to enhance teaching and learning. 

1. Make Effective Use of Digital Media to Unlock School Transformation

CoSN Accepting Applications for Inaugural Administration of CETL Certification Exam

Washington, DC (January 23, 2012) – The Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) is now accepting applications for the first-ever administration of its Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) Certification Exam, which will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2012, prior to the CoSN Annual Conference 2012 kickoff in Washington, DC.