CoSN Expands K-12 Tech Leader Certification Program

CoSN (Consortium for School Networking) today announced that its CETL exam preparation and professional development materials are now available at the association’s online collaborative learning site. Titled “CoSN’s CETL Exam Preparation: Become a Highly Capable School System Technology Leader,” the educational program explores each of the 10 essential skill areas identified in CoSN’s Framework of Essential Skills of the K-12 CTO. The skill areas include: Leadership & Vision, Strategic Planning; Ethics & Policies; Instructional Focus & Professional Development Team Building & Staffing; Stakeholder Focus; Information Technology Management; Communication Systems Management; Business Management; and Data Management.

Accompanying the launch of the new online collaborative suite is CoSN’s new CETL Ambassadors program, featuring CETL certified district technology leaders who can attest to and share with peers nationwide how such designation advances the role of tech leadership in our schools.

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