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Richard Byrne
EDUCATOR

Award Winning
h: 1-207-890-6922

Free Technology for Teachers
Naples, ME United States richardbyrne@freetech4teachers.com http://freetech4teachers.com

Summary
As a globally recognized classroom teacher and educational technology blogger, I will bring to your organization experience and ideas for improving student engagement and learning through the use of technology.

Twelve Essentials

Work History
Free Technology for Teachers
ME, United States Nov 2007 - Present

Owner/ Author
• Author of Free Technology for Teachers. Reviews and ideas for using free web-based resources in education. • Winner of 2008 Edublogger Award for Best Resource Sharing Blog. • Built a daily subscriber base of 8,000+ readers. • Co-presented at NECC Unplugged 2009. • Presenter at MLTI Summer Workshop July 2009 - Using Video Creation to Connect Social Studies and the Arts. • Presenter at ACTEM Annual Conference October 2009 - 24/7 Learning: Making your classroom blog a place your students want to visit instead of a place they have to visit. • Presenter at Maine Learning Technology Initiative's Student Summit May 2008 - Blogs, Wikis, and File Sharing Oh My! • Included in Cable in the Classroom's list of "must-read" education blogs. • Consistently ranked in PostRank's top five for Education Blogs.

This e-booklet was downloaded more than 5,000 times within the first month of publication.

Video Interview

MSAD #17 - Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School
South Paris, ME, United States Aug 2005 - Present

Teacher
• Piloted 1:1 laptop program at the high school level in 2006. • Conducted technology integration workshops for staff. • Coordinated the "Laptop Squad" to assist teachers in the use of MacBooks as instructional tools. • Member of ACTEM and ISTE. • Teacher of US History and Contemporary World Studies. • Teacher of special education classes as well as college preparation courses. • Served on Subject Area Curriculum Committee.

One of six video interviews I did during ISTE's NECC 2009. In this video for SchoolTube I discuss personal learning networks and blogging.

United States

Jan 2004 - Aug 2005

Long Term Substitute
• Taught 9th grade Introduction to Literature. • Developed, with English Department, local area common assessments.

FedEx Ground, Inc.
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ME, United States Feb 1999 - May 2005

Operations Service Manager
• Supervised 20-25 package handlers in the safe and efficient loading and unloading of trailers. • Coordinated dispatch of local and long-distance package delivery and pick-up. • Recruited and hired package handlers.

9000+ Subscribers

Education
University of Maine at Farmington
Farmington, ME, United States May 2001

Bachelor of Arts, History

Certifications
7-12 Social Studies Teacher
(Maine DOE)
Jul 2013

Free Technology for Teachers reaches an average daily audience of 9,000 subscribers.

Grades 7-12 Social Studies Teacher Certification.

Interests
• Fly fishing • Hiking • Mountaineering

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