Subject(s): Education, Computer, Internet
Grade(s): Middle School / 12 / College / Other
Systems analyst, professor and coordinator of computer science courses, specialist in distance education and development of software for the Web Researcher in robotics education and social networking for education. Inveterate reader and lover of comic books, a lover of good music like rock, blues and classical.
My Background - I was a classroom teacher for 17 years prior to moving into administrative leadership 5 years ago Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment Special Education Director Special Education Teacher Social Studies Teacher BA in Social Studies & Secondary Education, M.Ed in Special Education, & M.Ed. in Educational Leadership What Energizes Me (in addition to my family) Learning and Sharing with my Colleagues Being a Connected Educator Integrating technology with curriculum and pedagogy Staying current with education research Reading, learning, & continual improvement Where I am Going Beginning to connect Professional Learning Communities with Systems Thinking Adjunct professor in Curriculum and Instruction for MAT program at Bryant University Exploring options for Ed.D
I love collaborating with teachers on how to integrate technology into their classrooms to engage students. I am the Technology Integrationist for a school district and a former English Language teacher in a primary setting. I see myself as a life long learner and enjoy traveling in my free time. I completed my first Masters in Teaching and Learning in May of 2012 and am currently work on a masters in Information Technologies.