IETL is a unique blend of education and technology leaders, policy makers, and decision makers from public and private sectors from across the state of Illinois. We are:

  • Key technology leaders (Chief Technology Officers [CTOs], Chief Information Officers [CIOs], Technology Directors,  Technology Support and Service Directors, Instructional Technology Directors, etc.) from school districts, state/regional education agencies, and independent parochial and charter schools.
  • Technology decision makers who see the power of technology as a means to improve teaching and learning in their districts.
  • Policy makers committed to providing students with 21st century skills necessary for success.
  • Private sector leaders who seek a deeper understanding of the K-12 market and the use of technology in the learning and administrative process.

Member Districts

Click here to see which school districts are current members.

Categories of CoSN Membership

There are three categories of membership:

  • Institutional Membership – School districts, educational service agencies, charter or private schools, state departments of education, colleges and universities, or other associations can join CoSN as institutional members.
    • Mega Large – $1,950 Annually ($1,750 CoSN + $200 IETL)
      • Mega Large K-12 School Districts (10,000 Students and Greater)
    • Large – $1,300 Annually ($1,150 CoSN + $150 IETL)
      • Large K-12 School Districts (10,000 – 49,999 Students )
      • Archdiocese
      • Educational Service Agencies
      • State Education Agency
      • Large College or University (50,000 and greater Students)
      • Non-Profit Organization
    • Medium – $965 Annually ($865 CoSN + $100 IETL)
      • Medium K-12 School Districts (2,501 – 9,999 Students)
      • Medium College or University (5,000 – 14,999 Students)
    • Small – $340 Annually ($290 CoSN + $50 IETL)
      • Small K-12 School Districts (2,500 Students and Less)
      • Private/Charter School
      • Small College or University (under 2,500 Students)
  • Corporate Membership – CoSN’s corporate membership increases the visibility of a company’s products and services among K-12 education technology leaders who are responsible for district technology buying decisions.
    • Less than $2 Million in Revenue – $1,000 Annually
    • More than $2 Million in Revenue – $5,000 Annually
  • Individual Membership – Individuals with an interest in educational technology issues, graduate students,  researchers, or educational technology consultants. This membership category is not available to those who are currently working in schools, school districts, colleges, non-for profit, state agencies, or corporations. If you fall into this category, you must join CoSN as an Institutional or Corporate member.
    • Graduate Students,  Researchers, or Educational Technology Consultants – $250 Annually
  • Retired Membership – Retired CoSN Institutional Members
    • Retire Institutional members – $25 Annually

Why CoSN?

Additional Member District Benefits

  • IETL paid TLE Application
  • IETL paid CETL® Exam (Limitations apply)

Ready to join or have questions about CoSN and IETL Membership?

Please complete the form below to start the process of becoming a member of CoSN and IETL. If you have any questions about your current membership, a lapsed membership, or if you had a previous membership with us; please use the membership form below to contact us.

Please remember to renew your annual membership with CoSN and IETL in July. Click here to renew your CoSN and IETL membership.

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