How to Succeed in Your New Role: Information on CoSN's New Early Career K-12 CTO Academy
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: Breakout
Room: Broadway I (Hilton Portland Downtown)
Format: Concurrent Session - 60 Minutes
Brief Session Description: Are you new to the role of an edtech leader? CoSN has been working to determine important skills that a new career K-12 CTO needs to be successful and the partnerships that are necessary to collaboratively lead a culture of innovation and digital transformation. Join this informational session to learn about CoSN's exciting new opportunity, The Early Career K12 CTO Academy, and how you can apply. What are the challenges that new CTOs face and the resources that are available? What soft skills are needed to help you navigate a fast-paced, ever-changing, sometimes unpredictable road? This year-long program consists of a face-to-face, 3-day workshop followed by six online sessions and a thought partner matched with each participant. Mentorship is a key component in addition to the information, skills, and networking opportunities the program provides.