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||Hartford UHS School District|
||B.S. & Master's degree in Elementary Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Administration and Educational Technology|
||Herb Kohl Fellowship Nominee|
||SMART Certified Trainer, SMART Exemplary Educator, Osmo Ambassador, BrainPop Educator, Leader of edCamp Oshkosh, and Google Certified|
||Valerie Verhunce is an Instructional Technology Specialist with the Oshkosh Area School District in Wisconsin. She has taught second grade, third grade, fifth grade as well as an elementary math coach and gifted education. Val is passionate about embedding technology to enhance student learning. Most of her time is spent working with teachers to incorporate 1:1 technologies, sharing Web 2.0 tools with teachers, providing professional development that engages teachers, and developing classroom and device management plans, and sharing her love of innovative teaching with others.
Valerie earned a B.S. and Master's degree in Elementary Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Administration and Educational Technology. She is a SMART certified trainer, SMART Exemplary Educator, Osmo Ambassador, BrainPop Educator, Leader of edCamp Oshkosh, Google Certified, and presents at numerous local, state, and national conferences on using technology in the classroom.|
||The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart . - Helen Keller|