The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is the premier nonprofit organization serving educators and education leaders committed to empowering connected learners in a connected world. ISTE serves more than 100,000 education stakeholders throughout the world. KySTE is a valued affiliate of ISTE and connects with more than 70 other affiliates to share best practices, increase service to members, and strengthen impact in their local education communities.
ISTE’s Vision and Mission
The vision of ISTE is a world where all learners thrive, achieve and contribute. As the creator and steward of the definitive education technology standards, ISTE’s mission is to empower learners to flourish in a connected world by cultivating a passionate professional learning community, linking educators and partners, leveraging knowledge and expertise, advocating for strategic policies, and continually improving learning and teaching.
ISTE membership is a powerful way for educators to connect with peers, share knowledge and ideas, and help lead the transformation of education. If you are not yet a member of ISTE, we invite you to join and begin discovering the valuable resources available to you as a member. ISTE also offers impactful ed tech resources to support professional learning for educators and education leaders. Our innovative offerings include the ISTE Conference & Expo — the world's most comprehensive ed tech event — and the widely adopted ISTE Standards for learning, teaching and leading in the digital age.
For more than three decades, ISTE’s Conference and Expo has been the premier forum in which to learn, exchange ideas and survey the field of education technology. The event attracts upwards of 16,000 attendees and industry representatives - including teachers, technology coordinators, administrators, library media specialists, teacher educators and policy makers. Attendees enjoy world-class keynotes, hundreds of sessions in a variety of formats, and a massive expo hall.
THE PREMIER EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
Chicago | June 24 - 27, 2018
Immerse yourself in powerful ideas and inspirational speakers, while connecting with innovative educators
who share your passion for transformative learning. Save the date for ISTE 2018!
December 1, 2017 - Registration Opens
May 1, 2018 - Early Bird Pricing Ends
- 4 full days brimming with rich, inspirational and highly relevant professional learning opportunities
- Powerful keynote addresses from leaders and experts in the field of ed tech.
- The opportunity to choose from hundreds of sessions in a variety of formats, including lecture, BYOD and hands-on learning environments.
- Access to a massive expo hall featuring the latest ed tech products and services from more than 500 companies and 1,400 industry reps.
- Unlimited networking opportunities with the nearly 16,000 educators, education leaders and cooperate representatives from around the world.
- One-year standard membership to ISTE (when paying the non-member rate).