CSPG 78 - Instructional Technology Specialist PK-12
Modified: October 1, 2019
The Instructional Technology Specialist certificate area includes the science involved in the application of knowledge and competency required for the use of instructional technology as it pertains to aiding staff/administration in educational school settings.
Grade Level Scope of Certificate
A person holding a valid PA certificate for Instructional Technology Specialist is qualified to provide technology information to district staff and administrators at grades PK-12.
An educator holding a valid PA certificate for Instructional Technology Specialist is qualified to provide
curricular advisement on the application of instructional technology into curricular planning and instructional design to the curriculum supervisor and other school administrative staff.
An educator certified in this field may provide school staff development services regarding their collegial studies/skills.
Individuals/staff providing technology services at districts that are not distinctly assigned job duties on the integration of technology into curricular planning/instructional design
do not require certification.
The certified Instructional Technology Specialist
is not a classroom or student instructor.
PA Public School Code: §1202, §1212, §1604
22 PA Code: Chapter 4: §4.22, §4.23, §4.31
Chapter 49: §49.11, §49.81
THIS REVISION SUPERSEDES ALL EARLIER CSPG’S CARRYING THIS NUMBER AND/OR ADDRESSING THIS SUBJECT. PREVIOUS PRINTING DATES ON THIS SUBJECT: 1973, 3/75, 3/78, 2/82, 1/87, 7/04
Summary of Changes
- Updated grade scope for consistency and clarification.