Educational Technology

Visit the links below for more information about the work of Texas Education Agency's Educational Technology unit in the Division of Instructional Materials and Educational Technology and statewide educational technology initiatives.

Technology Planning and Funding
 Long-Range Plan for Technology, 2006-2020
 2014 Progress Report on the Long-Range Plan for Technology (PDF)


School Technology Planning, E-Rate Modernization, and Broadband Connectivity
E-Rate in Texas
Online Technology Plan (ePlan)
School Technology and Readiness (STaR) Chart
Study on School District Network Capabilities (TEC Sec. 32.005)
Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), Title II, Part D (outside source)


Online Professional Development, Tools and Resources
Internet Safety 
Project Share 
Texas Education on iTunes U 
Texas SUCCESS Initiative  


Funding and Grants
State Instructional Materials Allotment (IMA) 
Technology Lending Program 
Texas Education Agency Grant Opportunities  
Funding Digital Learning (outside source)
Using Federal Funds to Support Transition to Digital Learning (outside source)
Federal Grants (outside source)


Other Information and Resources
Technology Support through Education Service Centers
Project Tomorrow's SPEAK UP (outside source)
School Libraries
Technology Standards for Students, Teachers, and Librarians 
Texas Virtual School Network (outside source)