RISTE provides technology leadership, support and training for K-12 educational community. The membership meets regularly to promote innovative educational practice. RISTE also facilitates member networking as a means of support.
Membership is open to all Rhode Island K-12 public, private-independent, and religious schools. RISTE is an affiliate of the International Society of Technology Educators (ISTE).
RISTE is a not-for-profit association. It is a registered, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt institution whose purpose is to promote educational technology in Rhode Island K-12 schools.