ISTE Certification Training for Educators

ISTE Certification Training for Educators

STE Certification is a new competency-based, vendor-agnostic educator certification based on the ISTE Standards for Educators. This digital credential recognizes educators who understand how to use educational technology for learning in meaningful and transformative ways.

CES has been selected by ISTE to become an authorized provider of the ISTE Certification for Educators because of their commitment to high quality edtech professional learning and the ISTE Standards as a guide for transforming teaching and learning.

Focused on Pedagogy. Based on the ISTE Standards.

The ISTE Certification is focused on pedagogy, not tools. It focuses on what you do with the tech to transform learning and improve student outcomes.

  • Classroom Educators, Coaches and Library Media Specialists: ISTE Certification helps to build an educator’s professional profile and provides a digital credential to demonstrate mastery and recognize their application of the ISTE Standards, which define what it means to be a 21st century educator using technology for learning.
  • Leaders: ISTE Certification allows administrators to recognize educators leading the way with digital age teaching practices. ISTE Certification demonstrates to leaders those who have the initiative, drive and skills needed to transform, personalize and empower learning in the classroom and school. It also offers them a way to recognize and support educators focused on growth in this area.

CES Now Offers ISTE Training Courses!

Through the ISTE Certification process, teachers will participate in 30 hours of dynamic in-person and online professional learning based on the ISTE Standards and transformative pedagogy. After completing the training, participants have six months to apply their learning and compile artifacts and reflections into a competency-based portfolio which will be evaluated by ISTE, the only organization that awards the certification.

To register for open enrollment ISTE trainings, please visit the registration pages listed below:

Districts, schools, and educators interested in this certification training on-site should contact Angela Burke, Director of Professional Development,, or complete the form below to let us know you are interested. 


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