English teacher at Los Gatos High School in Los Gatos, Califorinia. Educator for 18 years. Teacher on special assignment in edtech. Cochair of LEAD@LG pathway. I’m a Google for Education–certified innovator and trainer, founder of Global Google Educator Group (GEG), and coleader of GEG Northern California. My TEDx talk, “My Year of Yes to Me,” was recently published on TED.com.
I advocate for always modeling the risks we expect of our students, and worked over this last year to earn my administrative credential with a plan to always support others on their journeys.