William (Bill) Milot has been the Director of Education Technology for the Diocese of Fall River schools since 1994….
William MilotBoard President 2017-2019
William (Bill) Milot has been the Director of Education Technology for the Diocese of Fall River schools since 1994. He is the President of the MassCUE Board of Directors, and an active member of the Southeast, Cape & Islands Technology Administrators (SCITA) and Southeastern Massachusetts Special Interest Groups (SEMSIG).
Formerly a Mathematics and Computer Science Teacher, Bill received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University, his Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification from Bridgewater State College, and his Master of Science Degree in Computer Science from Boston University.
Lynn Wiegel is the Director of Technology for the North Attleborough Public Schools. She has been involved in Educational…
Lynn WiegelVice President 2015-2017, Elections Committee Chair, SIG Committee Member
Lynn Wiegel is the Director of Technology for the North Attleborough Public Schools. She has been involved in Educational Technology for over 20 years. She is a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Expert, MIE Trainer and MIE Surface Expert. Lynn has been a member of MassCUE since 2002 Co-Chairing the SEMSIG Special Interest Group. She is currently serving as Vice President on the MassCUE Board of Directors.
Rayna Freedman is beginning her 17th year at the Jordan/Jackson Elementary School in Mansfield, MA. She has taught grades…
Rayna L. FreedmanPresident-Elect (elect), 2017-2019, Fall Conference Committee Chair, Development & Outreach Committee Member
Rayna Freedman is beginning her 17th year at the Jordan/Jackson Elementary School in Mansfield, MA. She has taught grades 3-5 and is an ITS. She is working on her doctorate through Northeastern as she hopes to change the field of education some day. Rayna is a member of the MassCUE Board of Directors and has been presenting at the annual conference since 2010. She runs creativity workshops for the Reynold’s Center, is a BrainPOP certified educator, and advocate for teaching digital citizenship in the classroom. She is a member of ILA, KDP, ISTE, NSTA, MASCD, and ASCD. She was recently chosen to be a PBS Digital Innovator. She served on the DESE Digital Literacy and Computer Science Standards Panel and was the North Attleboro Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year in 2011. For more articles by Ms. Freedman, she is published in Early Childhood Education Today 12th and 13th edition, Building Teachers: A Constructivist Approach to Introducing Education 2nd edition, and Fundamentals of Early Childhood Education 7th edition.
Karen has served on the MassCUE Board of Directors since 2015. Currently she serves as the Chair of Development and…
Karen McGrathSecretary 2017-2019, Development and Outreach Committee Chair, Awards & Recognition Committee Member
Karen has served on the MassCUE Board of Directors since 2015. Currently she serves as the Chair of Development and Outreach Committee and also as a member of the Awards and Recognition and Executive Committees. She also leads the Special Interest Group for Southeast, Cape & Islands Technology Administrators
- Sandwich High School Employee of the year 2013-2014
- Town of Sandwich Employee of the year 2015
- Recognition for 7 years of service as a Beacon Hospice Volunteer
Jacqueline Prester is a business and technology teacher at Mansfield High School. She has been nationally recognized for her contributions to…
Jacqueline PresterTreasurer 2017-2019, Finance Committee Chair, Development & Outreach Committee Member
Jacqueline Prester is a business and technology teacher at Mansfield High School. She has been nationally recognized for her contributions to education in the areas of technology, financial literacy, entrepreneurship and STEM integration. Jacqueline was named as the 2015 Massachusetts Business Teacher of the Year, a 2016 finalist for the Massachusetts STEM Teacher of the Year, and a 2017 semi-finalist for the Massachusetts Teacher of the Year. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors and as the Treasurer for MassCUE, she also serves on the Board of Directors and as the Secretary for the Massachusetts Business Educators Association, and co-founded Edcamp Southeastern Massachusetts.
Sara Ahern is the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology Integration at Holliston Public Schools, a position she…
Sara AhernBoard member, appointed, 2015-2017, Communications Committee Chair, Finance Committee Member
Sara Ahern is the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology Integration at Holliston Public Schools, a position she has held since 2011. She has served on the MassCUE board since 2015 and has been involved in the Re-branding and Marketing Taskforces. She serves as the Co-chair of the Communications Committee and as a member of the Finance Committee.
Julie is currently the Director of Digital Learning at Westford Public Schools. Her focus is leading and supporting teachers…
Julie BaudreauBoard member, elected, 2016-2018, Grants Committee Chair, Special Interest Groups, and Professional Development Committee Member
Julie is currently the Director of Digital Learning at Westford Public Schools. Her focus is leading and supporting teachers to make the shift towards blended and personalized learning.
Her presentations include Digital Story Telling, Project Based Learning, UDL, Formative Assessment, Blended Learning and Online Learning at MassCUE, Digital Aged Leadership at NELMS, Fostering Fluency in Foreign Languages with Technology at MAFLA and Study Groups at MASCD. She also teaches courses on these topics.
Julie is a member of MassCUE, iNacol, and ISTE. She was a 2014 Pathfinder award winner. She holds an MA in Instructional Technology and an MA in Educational Leadership.
Eileen BelastockBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019, Fall Conference Committee Member
Ms. Collins has worked as a Media Specialist/Librarian for 15 years. She is currently a library media specialist at…
Cathy CollinsBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019, Professional Development Committee Chair. Fall Conference Committee Member
Ms. Collins has worked as a Media Specialist/Librarian for 15 years. She is currently a library media specialist at Sharon High School, where she has worked for the past five years. She began her career as a reporter who covered business, arts and education-related issues. While interviewing the headmaster at a private school, she realized that she wanted to combine her love of research and writing with a career in education. At that point, she returned to school for a Masters in Library Science and further graduate studies in educational leadership. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Education from Northeastern University.
Ms. Collins has published her writing in various journals including “Library Media Connection,” “NEA Today,” education-related blogs and websites including AASL’s “Knowledge Quest.” She is a 2012 Reynolds High School Journalism Institute Fellow and project consultant for the E-Book, “Searchlights and Sunglasses: Journalism in the Digital Age.” She received a “Teachers for Global Classrooms” fellowship from the U.S. State Dept. in 2014 and is the recipient of AASL’s Intellectual Freedom Award (2014).
She has served on the MassCUE Board as PD Chair since 2013 as well as the NEISTE Board. She was named an MSLA “Super Librarian” in 2014, and earned National Board Certification as a Library/Media Teacher in 2009. She received the HNA “Teacher of the Year” award in 2015 for excellence in teaching about China.
In her spare time, she enjoys nature walks, reading, world travel and yoga.
Dr. Daniel Downs is currently the Digital Learning Coordinator of the North Reading Public Schools. In this capacity he oversees…
Daniel DownsBoard member, elected, 2016-2018, Influence & Advocacy Committee Chair, Development & Outreach Committee Member
Dr. Daniel Downs is currently the Digital Learning Coordinator of the North Reading Public Schools. In this capacity he oversees the facilitation of a Digital Learning model that robustly incorporates robotics, digital literacy and digital research skills across K12. Prior to the joining the MassCUE Board, Downs was a regular presenter at the MassCUE Leadership and Annual Conferences focusing on the areas
of Mobile Application Curriculum and Student Help Desk Curriculums.
Downs has held teaching and administrative roles in the areas of Art, Computer Science and Digital Learning in the Haverhill, Winchester, Andover and North Reading Public school districts. Downs has led 1:1 laptop programs and digital learning curriculum initiatives which include developing web design, mobile app development courses into the high school and college curriculums.
Following his work developing the Andover Innovation Lab that provided students with the opportunity to work on independent projects with technology, Downs has initiated a district wide implementation of innovative learning spaces in North Reading and the “Change Team” Technology Student Support Team.
Downs holds an E.D. in Instructional Design concentrated in Educational Technology from Argosy University, Master’s Degree in Education from Endicott College and a Bachelors of Fine Art from Tufts University. Downs dissertation “Student Experiences In A Project Based Learning Technology Curriculum At A Suburban High School” explores his deepest passions for engaging students learning and skill development with technology.
Craig A. JuelisBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019
Kim is a Library/Media Specialist at the M. E. Small Elementary School in West Yarmouth. Kim received…
Kim KeithBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019, Development & Outreach and Fall Conference Committees Member
Kim is a Library/Media Specialist at the M. E. Small Elementary School in West Yarmouth. Kim received her undergraduate degree from Westfield State University and her Masters in Library and Information Studies at the University of Rhode Island. She has been in her present position for 4 years and worked in the Barnstable Public Schools for 20 years. She is a member of MSLA and AASL. She is on the Development and Outreach Committee for MassCUE.
Danielle has been the principal of the Joseph W. Martin, Jr. Elementary School in North Attleboro, MA since 2011….
Danielle KlingamanBoard member, appointed, 2015-2017, Special Interest Groups Committee Chair, Elections Committee Member
Danielle has been the principal of the Joseph W. Martin, Jr. Elementary School in North Attleboro, MA since 2011. Previously, Danielle was the principal of L.G. Nourse Elementary School in Norton, MA, and Assistant Principal of Central Elementary School in East Bridgewater, MA. Danielle began her career in public education with the Wrentham Public School district as a Special Education teacher and also worked for several years in residential care with adolescents with behavioral and social/emotional challenges. Danielle has been on the MassCUE Board of Directors since 2015 serving as Co-Chair of the Special Interest Group Committee and on the Elections Committee. Danielle is committed to providing educators with high quality professional development opportunities and access to innovative technology integration resources and best practices.
Danielle received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from UMASS Amherst, her Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Bridgewater State University, and Doctorate in Education from Northeastern University in 2012.
Grace Magley is the Director of Digital Learning and a Blended Learning specialist for the Natick Public Schools. Grace…
Grace MagleyBoard member, elected, 2016-2018, Fall Conference Committee Chair, Special Interest Groups Committee Chair, Professional Development Committee Member
Grace Magley is the Director of Digital Learning and a Blended Learning specialist for the Natick Public Schools. Grace is in her second two-year term as a MassCUE board member where she co-chairs the Fall and Spring Conference committees and the SIG committee. Grace leads the BlendinMass.org Sig group for MassCUE and is the Program manager for the MassCUE Leadership in Blended Learning program. Grace is also a board member for the TEC Connections Academy Virtual School in Walpole, MA. Grace received her METTA/COSN CTO certification in February 2016.
Jared Perrine is the Director of Innovation, Technology, and Digital Learning at the Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School. He…
Jared PerrineBoard member, elected, 2016-2018, Communications Committee Chair
Jared Perrine is the Director of Innovation, Technology, and Digital Learning at the Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School. He is the Coordinator of the school’s Adventure Club and Innovation Lab and co-founder of RunBoston Running Tours. He is a proud board member/committee member of MassCUE and a board member of METAA (state chapter of CoSN). He also has his Massachusetts CTO certification (based on CETL) and is a 2015 MassCUE Pathfinder. Formerly a teacher, Jared has his M.Ed. from Lesley University in Instructional Technology.
Beverly has served on the MassCUE Board of Directors since 1996. She started while working as Technology Integration Specialist…
Beverly N. ReberBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019, Bylaws, Policies & Procedures Committee Chair, Development & Outreach, Elections and Finance Committees Member
Beverly has served on the MassCUE Board of Directors since 1996. She started while working as Technology Integration Specialist and Computer Teacher at Marshall Simonds Middle School in Burlington. Since retiring in 2008, she has continued to support the mission of MassCUE. Currently she serves as the Chair of Bylaws, Policies and Procedures and also as a member of the Development and Outreach, Elections and Finance Committees. In the past she has served as chair and member of several other committees.
Kim Zajac, MA CCC-SLP/A is a certified speech/language pathologist and Audiologist at Norton Middle School and Norton…
Kimberly ZajacBoard member, appointed, 2017-2019
Kim Zajac, MA CCC-SLP/A is a certified speech/language pathologist and Audiologist at Norton Middle School and Norton High School. She holds specialized certification in the area of Neuro-developmental Treatment with Pediatrics. She is Co-Leader of the MassCUE SLP/Special Education SIG and is a Co-Founder of @EdCampSoutheasternMA. She has presented at MassCUE Fall Conference 2016, New England League of Middle Schools Annual Conference 2017 as well a number of Norton Public School District Professional Development events. With over 20 years experience working with individuals across a variety of settings, Kim specializes in creating programs and learning strategies to support families and students with a wide range of disabilities including the areas of communication, movement, cognition, verbal and non-verbal learning, executive function, social competence, and social-emotional regulation. She is passionate about establishing equitable access and opportunity for ALL students and supports innovative integration of educational technology as a tool in learning as well as in specialized service delivery.
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Alan November is an international leader in education technology. He began his career as an oceanography teacher and dorm…
Alan C. NovemberAdvisor to the Board, Past President
Alan November is an international leader in education technology. He began his career as an oceanography teacher and dorm counselor at an island reform school for boys in Boston Harbor. He has been director of an alternative high school, computer coordinator, technology consultant, and university lecturer. He has helped schools, governments and industry leaders improve the quality of education through technology.
Audiences enjoy Alan’s humor and wit as he pushes the boundaries of how to improve teaching and learning. His areas of expertise include planning across curriculum, staff development, new school design, community building and leadership development. He has delivered keynotes and workshops in all fifty states, across Canada, and throughout the UK, Europe, Asia and Central America.
Alan was named one of the nation’s fifteen most influential thinkers of the decade by Tech and Learning magazine. His writing includes numerous articles and best-selling books. Alan’s most recent book “Who Owns the Learning?” is on the New York Times education best sellers list for 2013. Alan was co-founder of the Stanford Institute for Educational Leadership Through Technology and is most proud of being selected as one of the original five national Christa McAuliffe Educators.
Each summer Alan leads the Building Learning Communities summer conference with world-class presenters and educators from more than 25 countries.
Isa Kaftal Zimmerman has been Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent of Schools, High School Principal and Assistant Principal, Junior High…
Isa Kaftal ZimmermanAdvisor to the Board, Development & Outreach Committee Member
Isa Kaftal Zimmerman has been Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent of Schools, High School Principal and Assistant Principal, Junior High School teacher and Division Director of the Technology in Education Program as well Associate Professor at Lesley University and Senior Fellow in STEM at the UMass Donahue Institute, and the UMass President’s Office. She was a pioneer in bringing technology to schools for instruction and productivity in MA and started the MASS (Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents) Technology Task Force. She has chaired/participated in several state and national committees. She was President of MASCD twice and is currently the Executive Director. Among other publications, she co-authored a book entitled “Designing and Teaching Online Courses” (Teachers College Press). She received her BA from Cornell University and her MAT and Ed. D. from Harvard University. She received a MassCUE Pathfinder Award in 1994.
Dr. Zimmerman founded IKZAdvisors, a consultancy focused on providing expertise on STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) PK through 16 for educators, the business and policy communities, students and parents.