OETC News

See the latest news from OETC, including recent solicitations, new contracts, and event announcements.

OETC Community Interview: Ben Grey

“We’ve yet to come to terms with what it means to have essentially the sum whole of human knowledge available to us at any time.” Ben is the Assistant Superintendent for Innovative Learning and Communications in Community Consolidated School District 59. In 2014, Ben’s team was invited by President Obama to participate in the ConnectED …

Marketing and Communications Intern – Job Opening

Marketing and Communications Intern Full Time in Salem, Oregon View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is looking for a Marketing and Communications Intern who is not just passionate about education and technology but also a great writer and problem solver. We need someone with a creative and curious mind who enjoys writing and …

Request for Proposals (RFP) – Student Information Systems

The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Student Information Systems as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-12 and higher education member institutions. The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified software providers to provide OETC’s members with a comprehensive, …

Request for Proposals (RFP) – Student Communications

The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals for Student Communications as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-12 and higher education member institutions. The purpose is to identify and award a contract to provide volume price agreement and fulfillment services for the members of the …

Marketing and Communications Coordinator – Job Opening

Marketing and Communications Coordinator Full Time in Salem, Oregon with Telecommute Options View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is looking for a Marketing and Communications Coordinator who is not just passionate about education and technology but also a great writer and problem solver. We are seeking someone with a creative and curious mind …

OETC Community Interview: Matt Miller

“If the problems my students are confronted with also resolve my own desire to make and address a real-world need in the community, then we all win.” A designer and educator, Matt Miller has worked for several public interest design practices including Project H Design and Architecture for Humanity. In 2010 he co-founded Studio H—a …

Invitation to Bid – STEAM Products and Curricula

STEAM Products and Curricula Invitation to Bid (ITB) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing an Invitation to Bid (ITB) for STEAM Products and Curricula as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-12 and higher education member institutions. The purpose is to identify and award a contract to provide …

Job Opening: Account Manager

Member Advisor Coordinator Full TimeSalem, OR with Telecommute Options View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is seeking qualified applicants for an Account Manager. Please read the job description. Your new role OETC supports education in making smart technology purchasing decisions. We need an Account Manager to work directly with our members to help …

Job Opening: Products and Purchasing Coordinator

Products and Purchasing Coordinator Full TimeSalem, OR with Telecommute Options View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is seeking qualified applicants for a Products and Purchasing Coordinator position. Please read the Full Job Listing for complete information. Your new role OETC processes over 7,000 ed tech orders a year for schools, districts, universities, and …

TeamDynamix Solutions for IT Service Management and Project Portfolio Management Now Available for OETC K-12 and Higher Ed Members

TeamDynamix IT Service Management and Project portfolio management bring efficiencies to K-12 schools and institutions of higher education OETC has partnered with TeamDynamix to provide access to their IT service management (ITSM) products for OETC members. TeamDynamix offers a service management and project portfolio management (PPM) solution on a single platform. The solution helps K-12 …

Request for Proposals – Leasing for IT Products and Services

IT Service Management Software Request for Proposals (RFP) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for leasing services for IT equipment as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-12 and higher education member institutions. The purpose is to identify and award a contract to …

Extreme Network Solutions Now Available through HarborTech Mobility Services

Find Extreme Network Solutions on the OETC Store We are excited to announce that OETC has partnered with HarborTech Mobility to provide access to Extreme’s networking solutions. Extreme Networks has the most reliable, stable and secure network to support learning applications now and in the future. HarborTech Mobility, Inc. can now help you accomplish your …

Airtame’s Screen Mirroring Solutions Now Available for K-12 and Hi-Ed Members

Find Airtame Wireless Display Solutions on the OETC Store We are excited to announce that OETC has partnered with Airtame to provide access to wireless streaming devices. Airtame thinks you can use screens better. Using cables and adaptors interrupts the flow when trying to educate easily distracted students. This means you don’t utilize the real …

Job Opening: Senior Director of Operations

Senior Director of Operations Full TimeSalem, OR with Telecommute Options View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is seeking qualified applicants for a Senior Director of Operations position. Please read the Full Job Listing for complete information. Your new role OETC processes over 7,000 orders a year. We need a strong Senior Director of …

Job Opening: Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager Full TimeSalem, OR with Telecommute Options View Full Job Listing Apply Now Overview OETC is seeking qualified applicants for a Contracts Manager position. Please read the Full Job Listing for complete information. Your new role You will research new and emerging technology trends for both enterprise and instructional technology. You will work to …

Tools4ever’s Identity and Access Management (IAM), HelloID (Cloud-SSO), and Self-Service Password Reset (SSRPM) Now Available for K-12 and Hi-Ed Members

Tools4ever’s Solution Suite Through OETC We are excited to announce that OETC has partnered with Tools4Ever to provide access to a suite of Identity and Access Management (IAM) and other solutions. Tools4ever is a market leader in providing software solutions that help our education partners strategically transform their information resources into organization-driving solutions for nearly …

OETC Community Interview: Jeff Utecht

“Only 35% of our high school students across the nation report they are engaged in their schooling. I help schools and communities understand how to engage this generation of learners who are growing up in a ‘learn in the moment’ culture.” Jeff Utecht is an educational technology consultant, educator, and author. In 2001, he was …

OETC Community Interview: Trudy Ludwig

“My mission is to recruit more #KindnessWarriors in school and neighborhood communities.” Trudy Ludwig is a nationally acclaimed speaker and an award-winning author who specializes in writing children’s books that help kids cope with and thrive in their social world. She has received rave reviews for her passion and compassion in addressing friendship, bullying, and …

Request for Proposals (RFP) – Device Management

Device Management for macOS and iOS Request for Proposals (RFP) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for macOS and iOS device management solutions as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its public K-20 member institutions. The purpose is to identify and award a contract to …

Exclusive Adobe ETLA Enrollment Period Now Available

Now Open: Access Adobe Creative Cloud for 30 months through the OETC purchasing consortium Members can purchase a variety of Adobe products through the OETC Store on RFP-backed contracts solicited through a competitive bid process. Now, OETC has worked directly with Adobe to open up a special enrollment period for education institutions that are looking …

OETC Community Interview: Kristen Swanson

Technology is a powerful part of transforming teaching and learning. Kristen Swanson is a lifelong educator that cares deeply about building human learning experiences. She is a founder of the Edcamp movement and currently serves as the Director of Learning at Slack. This November, Kristen Swanson will present at Spark 2017, OETC’s one-day event featuring …

OETC Community Interview: Derek Ham

Technology is a powerful part of transforming teaching and learning. Derek Ham, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design and Affiliate Assistant Research Professor of Architecture at North Carolina State’s College of Design. His research interests span the areas of game based learning, algorithmic thinking, and digital fabrication/making. He completed his doctoral work in …

OETC Community Interview: Katie Henry

Technology is a powerful part of transforming teaching and learning. The world is Katie’s classroom. Seriously. Earlier this year she gave workshops on three continents in three weeks. Formerly a classroom and STEAM teacher, Katie is a licensed principal and K-12 technology integrator who is passionate about breaking STEM stereotypes. Even though she’s based in …

Request for Proposals (RFP) – Single Sign On and Identity Access Management Solutions

Single Sign On (SSO) and Identity Access Management (IAM) Request for Proposals (RFP) The Organization for Educational Technology and Curriculum (OETC) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Single Sign On and/or Identity Access Management (IAM) solutions that can be shared in an educational setting as a Joint Cooperative Procurement on behalf of its …