About: Since 1999, Holly has worked in education teaching 1st, 4th,and 5th grades. Holly has been an Instructional Technology Specialist for Lamar CISD since 2009 and has enjoyed every minute!For Holly, being an Instructional Technology Specialist is immensely rewarding as she enjoys providing both technical and instructional support in an approachable, learner-centered way, and takes great satisfaction in helping teachers to better meet student needs. Nothing makes Holly happier than assisting teachers in creating a learning environment where students are highly challenged, highly motivated and highly engaged in constructing their own learning.
Holly became a Google Certified Teacher in 2011 after attending Google Teacher Academy in Sydney, Australia. She serves on the Promethean Social Media Advisory council, and in 2014 was recognized as a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. Holly earned a BS of Elementary Education from Concordia University Seward, Nebraska and a MS of Educational Technology and Leadership from Lamar University Beaumont, Texas.
At home, Holly enjoys spending time with her children and husband. She loves to read and is a self-professed “expert napper.” Holly also enjoys traveling and dabbling in photography.