Educational Design and Technology

About Us

Educational Design and Technology guides the effective integration of technology to transform learning environments statewide. It harnesses information, communication, and professional networks to support innovations that maximize school and learner success.

Our Mission

  • Develop and implement the USNY Statewide Learning Technology Plan.
  • Monitor progress and evaluate results of the plan's implementation.
  • Coordinate NYSED programs and initiatives to foster and implement learning technologies across multiple environments statewide.
  • Coordinate and facilitate educational programs and initiatives pertaining to technology integration with other NYSED offices and outside agencies.
  • Facilitate alignment of USNY partners for increased learning opportunities and student achievement.

Our website showcases educational technology programs administered by NYSED and resources to integrate technology in teaching and learning.



Contact Us

E-Mail: edtech@nysed.gov

Phone: (518) 474-5461

Fax:  (518) 473-2860

Postal Mail:
New York State Education Department
Office of Educational Design and Technology
89 Washington Avenue, Room 880 EBA
Albany, NY 12234


Our Staff

Rose M. LeRoy, Director of Educational Data and Research

Shannon Logan, Coordinator, Technology Policy

John Brock, Associate, School Library Services

Joanne Parnes Shawhan, Associate, School Library Services

Mary Ann Valikonis, Associate in Education Planning


Last Updated: May 9, 2017