Cindy started her career right out of university in the field of education as an elementary classroom teacher in the US.
While taking a few years off to start a family and live as an expatriate in Amsterdam, the UK and UAE, she found herself using technology to communicate, share, and connect from all over the world. When she returned to the field of education, she did so on a new path of educational technology working as a technology integration coach at the American School of Dubai.
Cindy enjoys empowering teachers and students to teach and learn through technology. Originally from Chicago, she completed an undergraduate degree from Hope College in Holland Michigan. She holds a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Minnesota and an Educational Technology Certificate from Michigan State University. In addition, Cindy is a Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer and Apple Distinguished Educator.