The North Dakota Educational Technology Council (ND ETC) is the state board responsible for developing technology systems and coordinating their use to enhance and support educational opportunities for elementary and secondary education as cited in NDCC 54-59.

The Educational Technology Council is made up of twelve members representing eleven stakeholder groups. The ETC is governed using the Policy Governance Model. Click here to view the current policies.

EduTech and ND Center for Distance Education are part of the ETC.


Classroom Build Grant Instructions.

Classroom Build Grant Applications are due November 22, 2016.


Jody French Resigns as ND ETC Director

Jody French resigns as Director of the ND Educational Technology Council effective September 30, 2016. She has accepted a position as Assistant CIO for Enterprise Solutions in the ND University System.

In the time between directors contact:


ETC Meeting

The next ETC Meeting will be held Monday, December 5, 2016.   The Quarterly ETC Meeting is scheduled from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm CT. via ITV.  The public is welcome to attend the meeting at any of the sites: Bismarck, ITV Meeting Room in the J-Wing of the Capitol or Fargo, ND CDE Director’s office.  You may contact Deborah Janzen 701.451.7407, to have your site added to the meeting.   The Quarterly ETC Meeting Agenda will be posted on November 28, 2016. The Council Members are listed under Contact Us.