Community Engagement

Iowa Educational Technology and Training Institute (IETTI)

The IETTI functions as the umbrella for many of the educational technology and training efforts of the Information Technology Services - Educational Technology (ITS-ET) department at UNI. Some of the past projects coordinated by IETTI staff include: a Technology Survey of Iowa PreK-12 teachers to determine the need for and use of technology and technology training; the Iowa/U S WEST Teacher Technology Project in which 400 PreK-12 teachers received laptops and 4,400 PreK-12 teachers received technology training; the UNILinks project which was an Internet organizing service for middle school science teachers; the Visions program designed for PreK-12 Administrators to develop a technology vision for their school; and the 21st Century Learning Infrastructure project designed to take Iowa into the future with digital learning and life-long education.