Name Organization/Conference Description URL
EDUCAUSE A nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology. http://www.educause.edu/
EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI) A community of higher education institutions and organizations committed to advancing learning through information technology (IT) innovation. http://www.educause.edu/eli
Sloan-Consortium (Sloan-C) An organization focused on helping institutions and individual educators improve the quality, scale, and breadth of online education. http://sloanconsortium.org/
New Media Consortium (NMC) An international not-for-profit consortium of learning-focused organizations dedicated to the exploration and use of new media and new technologies. http://www.nmc.org/
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE) An international, not-for-profit, educational organization with the mission of advancing Information Technology in Education and E-Learning research, development, learning, and its practical application. http://www.aace.org/
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education (SITE) An international, educational, and professional organization dedicated to the advancement of the knowledge, theory and quality of learning and teaching at all levels with information technology. http://site.aace.org/
Society for Applied Learning Technology (SALT) Oriented to professionals whose work requires knowledge and communication in the field of instructional technology http://www.salt.org/salt.asp?ss=l
National University Technology Network (NUTN) Provides networking and professional development opportunities for innovative leaders in the advancement of teaching and learning http://www.nutn.org/
WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) Accelerates the adoption of effective practices and policies, advancing excellence in technology-enhanced teaching and learning in higher education. http://wcet.wiche.edu/
United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) Serves the distance learning community by providing advocacy, information, networking and opportunity. http://www.usdla.org/
Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning Provides an exchange of current resources, research, and best practices from around the world that are relevant to the design and delivery of distance education/training. http://www.uwex.edu/disted/conference/