Palm Springs, California – CUE will honor 16 outstanding Ed Tech professionals during its National Conference in Palm Springs, March 17-19, 2016. These individuals are being recognized for infusing curriculum with technology, for leading through innovation, and for continually finding creative ways to help students succeed. Detailed award descriptions and history can be found at: www.cue.org/awards.
Platinum Disks are CUE's highest award, awarded rarely and in recognition of career-long contributions.
Director II, Digital Curriculum
Stanislaus County Office of Education
Orange County Department of Education
Robert Craven | Senior Director, Technology at Tustin Unified School District.
Lisa DeLapo | Asst. Director of Technology, Lafayette School District
Genevieve Kahlweiss | Third Grade Teacher/ Digital Coach, Saint Columban School, Diocese of Orange
Donna Levy | Principal, Clark County School District - Las Vegas, Nevada
Matt Miller | National CUE Conference Volunteer Chair, Grace Miller Elementary, Bonita Unified
Sharon Sutton | Consultant, 21st Century Learning
Gay Krause | Executive Director, Krause Center for Innovation
Sunne McPeak | President and CEO, California Emerging Technology Fund
Mark Takano | Congressman for the 41st District of California, House of Representatives
Andrea Kamradt | Teacher, San Andreas High School, SBCUSD
Margaret Agbowo-Onyewuenyi | Career Technical Education (CTE) Instructor, Berkeley Technology Academy, Berkeley Unified
Amy Fadeji | Principal, Penngrove Elementary School, Petaluma City School District
Tim Landeck | Director of Technology Services, Pajaro Valley Unified School District
Christine Olmstead | Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services, Orange County Department of Education
Those winners marked with an ‘*’ above have been submitted for consideration to the International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE) for similar awards. ISTE will announce its winners at its annual conference in Denver, CO June 26 - 29, 2016. ISTE will also honor both of CUE’s Making IT Happen recipients at the event.
CUE thanks these educational heroes and their nominators for inspiring us with their innovations, their creativity and their integration of technology into curriculum and the educational process. For more information about the awards, please go to www.cue.org/awards.
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