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Educational Technology



The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is an international organization that provides educational technology resources to support professional learning for educators, including the widely adopted ISTE Standards for learning and teaching with technology.



EdSurge is a leading education news organization. It "reports on the people, ideas and technologies that shape the future of learning. [Its] aim to help educators, entrepreneurs, policymakers and other stakeholders be part of the rich and complex conversations about the evolving learning environments for everyone and the technologies and tools that support them."



Educause is a nonprofit association in the U.S. "to advance higher education through the use of information technology". It has several noteworthy initiatives: Center for Analysis and Research, Assessment and Benchmarking Services, Policy, Cybersecurity, Learning Initiative, and Next Generation Learning Challenges.

EdLab, Teacher College, Columbia University is "a research, design, and development unit at Teachers College, Columbia University. The mission of EdLab is to engage in conceptual development, demonstration projects, and new educational research to explore and document diverse possibilities for the future of education." Anyone can create an account and contribute.

"Open Educational Resources (OER) are teaching and learning materials that you may freely use and reuse at no cost, and without needing to ask permission. Unlike copyrighted resources, OER have been authored or created by an individual or organization that chooses to retain few, if any, ownership rights."

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