President, ITEA 07' - 08'
8th Grade Technical Academy
Southside Technical Center
1784 Harrodsburg Rd.
Lexington, KY 40504
Welcome to the INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION. ITEA is the leading professional association dedicated to promoting Technological Literacy for all and assisting in the professional development of those educators worldwide who are active in teaching Technology, Innovation, Design, and Engineering (TIDE).
Please take a few moments to peruse our website and discover the abundance of resources available to assist you in providing your students with a top notch technology education experience. You will also uncover materials and resources to assist you or your local affiliate in advocating and promoting the study of technology education and technological literacy.
There are several learning communities available for you to join which can connect you with other professionals in the field. InnovationStation is geared toward the Elementary Teacher. Hemisphere connects Technology Educations professionals worldwide. The TideWatcher community allows members to share strategies and information regarding legislative issues involving technology education. IdeaGarden is a teacher-to-teacher format for sharing ideas and mentoring.
Whatever your needs are, I’m sure you will find what you need to help you provide the best Technology Education environment for your school and students. Don’t forget to check out our exciting annual conference to be held February 21-23, 2008 in beautiful Salt Lake City, Utah.
I hope you will consider joining the ITEA team and assist us in leading the way in the most exciting discipline of the 21st century.
Again, welcome and please visit often!