Ethan Lipton
Ethan B. Lipton
California State University, Los Angeles


Welcome to the ITEA web site. Our mission at ITEA is to promote technological literacy for all by supporting the study of technology and promoting the professionalism of those engaged in this pursuit. ITEA contributes to the future of our students, communities and technology education professionals through creative dynamic leadership, innovative professional development, essential publications, classroom resources and valuable membership services including professional liability insurance. At ITEA we are committed to improving the public's understanding of the study of technology, its contributions to society and the importance of its study for all students. We are committed to supporting all education professionals who provide innovative learning experiences for students engaged in the study of technology. If you are currently an ITEA member, I encourage you to continue to explore this web site and expand your involvement involved with your colleagues and the Association. If you are not yet a member, I urge you to join today! Members have many valuable benefits including full use of this web site. Some of these specific benefits include; outstanding publications (i.e., technology education standards, implementation and assessment guides, curriculum materials and classroom activities, The Technology Teacher, Technology and Children, TrendScout, BrightIdeas), and electronic resource archives. Advocacy and Government Relations Materials, Technology Education Monographs, Career/Professional Recognition, Governance Information, FAQs, the IdeaGarden virtual learning community, member discounts, and professional liability insurance and more! Numerous opportunities await you with ITEA and on this web site. Please visit often.