Mission Statement, Vision and Beliefs


ECNO’s Mission is to provide effective and innovative technology leadership to
support all Ontario School Boards in their efforts to reach their educational and
administrative goals.


ECNO’s role is to provide strong leadership and direction for the use of innovative
technology in all areas affecting boards, schools, and classrooms, and to ensure the
availability of the most reliable, cost-effective information technology services and
products for its members.

Values and Beliefs

ECNO is a member-driven cooperative that values

  1. Sharing of information and expertise within ECNO boards to enhance Information Technology expertise and resources for all boards
  2. Community and collaboration among school board staff in varied roles
  3. Ongoing professional learning for opportunities for school board staff
  4. Collective purchasing processes and practices that are fully compliant with provincial standards and result in the cost-effective acquisition of high quality products and services required by all school boards
  5. Foster relationships with government, education-related organizations and vendors in the pursuit of excellent information technology products and services