Oregon Department of Education

Technology can be a powerful tool for transforming learning when educators are using digital tools effectively. Educators are using technology for instruction; reinventing approaches to learning, shrinking long-standing equity and accessibility gaps, and adapting learning experiences to meet the needs of all learners.

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Oregon Digital Learning Advisory (ODLA)

The Oregon Department of Education is developing a new state plan for Digital Learning/Technology. Follow our progress at this link

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Professional Development

The Oregon Department of Education offers a variety of opportunities for professional development to support local implementation of Digital Learning.

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Oregon Academy of Online Learning

Formerly the Oregon Virtual School District. Learn more about access to online courses for rural schools

Oregon Educator Network

Oregon Educator Network

A dynamic tool for sharing and discovery of practices, resources, model programs and professional development. Join today!

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Tools for Schools

Please go to https://orvsd.freshservice.com/ and click on "Request New Service" to learn about our learning resources and how to access them for your school.

Resources & Links

Resources & Links

Resources and links related to educational technology.

Internet Safety

Internet Safety

Many resources are available at no cost to schools to provide training for their students regarding Internet Safety



The State Board of Education adopted Educational Technology Standards in December 2008 aligned to the National Educational Technology Standards for Students (NETS*S). New Standards are under development.

It is a policy of the State Board of Education and a priority of the Oregon Department of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment. Persons having questions about equal opportunity and nondiscrimination should contact the Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction at the Oregon Department of Education, 255 Capitol Street NE, Salem, Oregon 97310; phone 503-947-5740; or fax 503-378-4772.

  • Carla Wade eMail (503) 947-5631
    Data, Operations,and Grant Management - Ed. Specialist, Digital Learning, ORVSD