Special Events

CoSN is hosting four events that offer more advanced training for districts and be designed to address the emerging cybersecurity challenges created in the transition to remote and hybrid learning environments. There are no pre-requisites for attending any workshop. You may participate in any workshop based on your school system's eligibility (details below) and state/need.   

EdTech Community Continues Conversation on 2021 Policy Priorities with FCC and Department of Education

More than 80 education technology leaders from 37 states yesterday returned virtually for meetings in Washington, D.C. with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Department of Education (ED) policymakers to discuss their COVID-19 pandemic experiences and advocate for actionable policies that support digital learning.

CoSN Honors EdTech Champions Driving Innovation in U.S. School Districts During 2021 Annual Conference

CoSN today announced this year’s education technology award winners during its Annual Conference. The 2021 winners are individuals and groups that are driving innovative teaching and learning in school districts across the United States by championing the equitable use of technology in both in-person and virtual classrooms.
CoSN’s 2021 award winners are:

Corporate Membership Directory


Amazon Web Services
Apple Inc.
Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company
Book Creator
Carasoft Technology Corp
Cisco Systems, Inc.
ClassLink Technologies
CommScope (formerly Ruckus)
ContentKeeper Technologies
Connection Public Sector Solutions
Cox Communications, Inc.
CPSI, Ltd.

CoSN’s EdTech Leader Certification Program Is First of Its Kind to Earn Accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies

CoSN today announced that its Certified Education Technology Leader™ (CETL®) program has earned accreditation by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), making it the first program of its kind to do so.

How Ontario’s Cutting-edge Education System Aims to Improve Learning for All Students with Technology

CoSN today released a new report, Equity at Scale, highlighting key takeaways from its senior leadership’s recent trip to Ontario, Canada (Dec. 2-6, 2019) to learn more about the province’s cutting-edge education system and how they are achieving equity at scale.

Reflections on a Moment

I am a new CoSN Board Member.  I was the CIO of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (OH). Today, I am the Director of Business Development at ENA.  I am African-American.
We, African Americans are energetic, determined, intelligent, beautiful, and peace-loving. I write this as a personal reflection of who we are during this very pivotal time history. We, as a community, must set forth new values, new goals and organize around these covenants as a PEOPLE. The time is long overdue for the community to redefine itself. 

CoSN Honors the EdTech Leaders Shaping the Future of America’s Schools

CoSN has announced the winners of its annual education technology awards. They were honored during the organization’s Annual Conference, which occurred virtually May 19-21. The 2020 winners are leading edtech experts, innovators, and schools districts from across the country who are working to enhance the teaching and learning process for all students with technology.
CoSN’s 2020 award winners are: