A few timely
News and Notes
New K-12 Members
Join us in welcoming the newest IMS district and state members!
Bridgeway Homeschool Academy
Columbia County School District
Eanes Independent School District
Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre
Mounds View Public Schools
Prince William County Public Schools
Seaford School District
South Carolina Districts (Statewide)
The South Carolina Department of Education is working to ensure a seamless digital learning experience for its teachers and students by providing each of its 80+ districts with IMS membership! The catalyst for this initiative is the IMS TrustEd Apps program.
Texas Education Agency
Renewing K-12 Members
Alabama State Department of Education
Albuquerque Public Schools
District School Board of Pasco County
Florida Union Free District
Laramie County School District #1
Neosho School District
North Dakota Information Technology Department
School District of Philadelphia
South Carolina Department of Education
Volusia County Schools
Events & Meetings
IMS Technical Congress 4 August
IMS Learning Impact Conference 4-7 October
K-12 Standards First 15 June | 12:00-12:45 p.m. EDT
Innovation Leadership Networks
K-12 Virtual Schools 9 June | 1:00-1:45 p.m. EDT
K-12 Credentials 16 June | 1:00-2:00 p.m. EDT
TrustEd Apps and Data Privacy 17 June | 2:00-3:00 p.m. EDT
Go to the IMS Events page for the full list of upcoming events, meetings, and activities.
Access to information on some events depends on your IMS membership level.
TrustEd Apps Preferred Partner
We've announced a new preferred partnership with CatchOn to bring TrustEd Apps privacy vetting data directly to teachers and administrators.
Making Standards the First Choice
Get engaged in this important IMS-led program to ensure we are getting consistent and ubiquitous support for all open standards in service of the students, teachers, and institutions that are the heart of our community.
See the background on Standards First.
Already, 96 organizations have committed to this initiative. Show your leadership today by taking the Standards First pledge!
K-12 Webinar Series
Be on the lookout for our summer webinars focused on how to help you power the best learning experiences as you get ready for back-to-school. Check out the first discussion featuring Broward County Public Schools, Clayton County Public Schools, and Instructure on implementing a learning management system.
Learning Impact 2021
Planning is underway for this year's fully virtual Learning Impact conference, 4-7 October 2021.
Our theme is Connecting the Power the EdTech Community.
Registration opens in June. The fee for IMS members to participate ranges from $125-200 (depending on when you register), with discounts for presenters and teams of four or more people. Plus, every IMS Contributing Member organization receives two complimentary registrations, and Affiliate Member organizations receive one complimentary registration. Stay tuned for additional details on how to register.