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
2016 Progress Report on the Long-Range Plan for Technology (PDF)

School Technology Planning, E-Rate Modernization, and Broadband Connectivity

E-Rate in Texas
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
Texas Gateway

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

Project Tomorrow's SPEAK UP (outside source)
Technology Standards for Students, Teachers, and Librarians 
Texas Virtual School Network  

Contact Information

Educational Technology
Phone: (512) 463-9601
Fax: (512) 475-3612