From Dennis: "Our goal is to provide students and teachers with a safe and functional digital learning environment. Technology is involved in all aspects of the learning process. It is our job to remove barriers and make the technology accessible to everybody."
Randy Brown started working as an electronics technician at Roan County Schools in 2002. His passion for technology and diligent work ethic has granted him a recent promotion to the Director of Technology. Congratulations Randy!
Prestine Parten began working with Deming Public School District as a teacher in 1998. She holds an Elementary Education bachelor's degree from NMSU, a master's degree in Technology in Education through Lesley University, and her second master's is in Educational Leadership/Administration through WNMU. She has taught grades 4 - 7, has been a Technology Coach at Columbus Elementary, and joined the Technology Department July 1, 2011. She supports teachers with instructional technology for the classroom, as well as training district staff on various technology tools, our websites, and Office 365 features.
Tony Lescak is one of SchoolBlocks greatest fans. He boasts about the many ways that we have made his live easier every time we speak. If you're interested in talking to someone about the virtual gateway to schools, Tony is your guy.
With the retirement of Wally Meggs on April 1, Bill Finley became the new Director of Technology for Laurens School District 55. Finley has been working for the school district as a computer systems engineer for 21 years under the leadership of Meggs. Although Finley has a new title, he said the ultimate goal is the same. "In the Technology Department we call ourselves problem solvers. That's what we do more than anything, and the Director of Technology is no different. He's out there solving problems, it's just different kinds of problems," Finley said.
Keran is an impressive staff member at Marinette School District. She doesn't waist a minute dwelling on yesterdays tasks. Her passion in health and wellness in her personal life glows in her occupation life.
Kathy and her husband Greg work side by side in the never ending battles of harnessing technology in a school district. Kathy was born and raised in the beautiful and remote area of Cottonwood Oak Creek. One of many breathtaking scenes in central Arizona. Just don't ask her anything about Sedona!
Mary is the type of person who gets to the task almost before it is assigned. Perfection is her personality. Especially when it comes to her website. Almost every time we connect, Mary is in a random location. She works day and night from anywhere.
Home of the Talladega Superspeedway where multiple race series are hosted such as NASCAR and Sprint Car Cup Series.
Tera's family has been involved in the El Reno Public School District for generations. The Roblyer's were greatly responsible for the designation of the school district and their educational goals. The district named a campus after Tera's great grandmother, Leslie F. Roblyer.