Wendy Cotta is a school leader with over 15 years experience in K-12 education, both public and private. Her expertise lies in supporting school communities that are interested in designing learning experiences that balance the strengths of online learning with the benefits of face-to-face instruction and experiential learning based on local and global resources and community partnerships.
Wendy has presented at conferences on the topics of blended learning, design thinking, social media use and grant writing. Recently, she joined the non-profit, Rhode Island Mayoral Academies, as an implementation coach to support the implementation of personalized learning models in education. She is also currently pursuing an Ed.D. at Northeastern University in the area of Organizational Leadership.