CETL Face-to-Face Foundation Course

Become a CETL®

Take The Face-to-Face CETL Foundation Course

CoSN offers a 2 day facilitated preparatory session where candidates will learn about each of the Framework elements from experienced instructors. This course will help you assess your knowledge of the content, sort out which general topics are covered on the exam, and identify content areas you need to focus on using our skills assessment tool. CoSN qualified instructors will provide content to help you comprehend all areas of the CoSN Framework of Essential Skills, which is the basis for the CETL exam.
 

This package includes access CoSN’s “CETL Foundation Preparation Site” with materials designed to prepare an education technology leader for the CoSN Certified Education Technology Leader (CETL) examination and credential. While an exam will be offered on-site, only those individuals who have invested an appropriate amount time into studying for the exam prior to this course should attempt to take the exam on this date. Upon completion of the Live CETL Foundation Course, you will be eligible for a $100 discount on the exam once you are ready to take the exam.

Training Location: Portland , Oregon

Kickoff Webinar: March 6 at 1pm(ET)    Training Dates: March 30-31, 2019

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Syllabus

 

The CETL Face-to-Face Foundation 

Two full training days

Saturday March 30, 2019

9:00AM - 5:00PM

Sunday March 31, 2019

9:00AM - 5:00PM

The package includes a complimentary breakfast and lunch served each day in the room. Class size is limited to 35. Complimentary access to the online study materials is also included (view the syllabus for this training program here). The cost of the class is $699 for CoSN institutional members and $899 for non-members.  The cost for CoSN Corporate members is $899 and $1,099 for Corporate non-members.  Your fee includes breakfast and lunch provided both days. You may register for the CoSN Conference and the Immersion Course together or independently. 

 

Faculty

 

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Ed McKaveney, CETL, Ed.D., Facilitator

Technology Director, Hampton Township School District, PA

Having worked with educational technologies and media in higher education and K-12 for more than 20-years, Ed McKaveney has been continuously focused on operational success, faculty development, and the advancement of student learning through technology. In addition to being the Technology Director at the award winning Hampton Township School District, he is the Chair of the PAECT Chief Technology Leader Council, working to advance technology leadership across the state of Pennsylvania. His recognitions include 2013 national CoSN Withrow CTO Award recipient, PAECT Outstanding Leader of the Year (Pennsylvania’s ISTE award), and 2012 Pittsburgh FBI/Infragard Champion of Change awardee. A PA Certified Instructional Technology Specialist and CoSN Certified Educational Technology Leader (CETL), Ed is currently working to complete his doctorate in educational leadership and management. Ed’s professional memberships include CoSN, ISTE, NMC, PAECT, Pittsburgh Infragard and the FBI Pittsburgh Citizens Academy Alumni Association.

Richard Platts

Richard Platts, CETL, MA, Facilitator

Director of Technology and Innovation, North Allegheny School District

Mr. Platts began his teaching career in 2004 as a teacher in the Upper St. Clair School District. Mr. Platts was actively involved in the implementation of the District’s Strategic Plan, technology coaching and administering several school wide technology systems. He also participated on the Technology Mission Team, Data Analysis and Management Team and Global Education Committee. Mr. Platts began his teaching career in 2004 as a teacher in the Upper St. Clair School District. Mr. Platts was actively involved in the implementation of the District’s Strategic Plan, technology coaching and administering several school wide technology systems. He also participated on the Technology Mission Team, Data Analysis and Management Team and Global Education Committee.

Mr. Platts has served as a presenter at the Three Rivers Educational Technology Conference and is a member of the International Society for Technology in Education. He has also participated in the Sprout Fund for the Pittsburgh City of Learning and as a Steering Committee Member for the Allegheny County, Regional Wide Area Network. Mr. Platts graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Germanic and Hispanic Languages and Literatures and completed his Master of Arts in Teaching in Foreign Language. Mr. Platts also completed a Master of Public Management in Educational Technology Management from Carnegie Mellon University.