ARKSTE is an affiliate organization of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE).

The Arkansas Society for Technology in Education, Inc. is a professional educational 
organization for Arkansas’ technology leaders. It provides a forum for technological innovation and the sharing of ideas, techniques, and tools to promote the effective use of educational technology in Arkansas schools.

Mission Statement

The Arkansas Society for Technology in Education will provide a foundation via a forum of technological innovation and applications for all levels of education and professional growth. It will continue to strive to bring together all educational partners to build a common forum for all those interested in technology in education.

Meet Your New Best Friends, Our Officers.


Charles WeberPresident (2018-19)
Network Administrator, Pea Ridge Schools
Ben JanellePresident Elect 2018-2019
IS Director, Russellville School District
Andy MartinPast President (2016-18)
Technology Director, Cabot School District.
Joel DeanTreasurer 2018-2019
Technology Coordinator, Conway Public Schools
Ed PoeSecretary 2018-2019
Technology Coordinator, Bismarck School District

Board of Directors

Kris WilliamsBoard Member (2016-18)
Technology Coordinator, Blythville School District
Kevin MartinBoard Member (2017-19)
Technology Director, Jacksonville North Pulaski School District
Darrell ParksBoard Member (2017-19)
Technology Director, Hoxie School District
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