• 1 The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is a nonprofit organization that works with the global education community to solve tough problems and inspire innovation. Our worldwide network believes in the potential technology holds to transform teaching and learning.


    ISTE sets a bold vision for education transformation through the ISTE Standards, a framework for students, educators, leaders and coaches to rethink education and create innovative learning environments. ISTE hosts an annual conference and expo – ISTELive – one of the world’s most influential edtech events. The organization’s PD offerings include online courses, ISTE Certification, professional networks, peer-reviewed journals and other publications. ISTE is also the leading publisher of books focused on technology in education. 

    ISTE membership provides a platform for educators, leaders and experts committed to and energized by the impact technology has on education. When you become an ISTE member, you’ll find your community, build your skills and open the door to resources to help you meet your career goals. 


    ISTE’s Vision and Mission

    ISTE’s vision is that all educators are empowered to harness technology to accelerate innovation in teaching and learning, and inspire learners to reach their greatest potential.

    ISTE inspires educators worldwide to use technology to innovate teaching and learning, accelerate good practice and solve tough problems in education by providing community, knowledge and the ISTE Standards, a framework for rethinking education and empowering learners.