About TIES

About Us

Technology and Information Educational Services (TIES) is Minnesota-based educational technology solutions collaborative owned by 48 member districts. The organization’s mission is to leverage collective wisdom to make technology work across school communities. For more than four decades, TIES has proven to be a reliable partner with K-12 educators. As a key technology source for its member districts, TIES provides software systems, professional development, technology integration training for teachers, transportation outsourcing, technical consulting, hardware and software support, and ISP services. TIES was created in 1967 as a joint powers cooperative of school districts to provide technology and information services to school administrators, educators, and students.

Our mission

Leveraging collective wisdom to make technology work across school communities.

Our values

  • Service: Dedicating ourselves to focus on the needs of others.
  • Collaboration: Coming together to commit to shared goals and exceed expectations through clear and honest communication.
  • Innovation: Solutions created through insight and imagination.