Vinnie is the Director of Technology at The Kinkaid School, a pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade school in Houston, Texas . Prior to that, he was the Director of Academic Technology at the North Shore Country Day School (Winnetka IL) for 19 years and Quest Academy (Palatine IL) for 2 years. As a technology leader, he was originally responsible for all aspects of technology (hardware, software, networking, and web development)t. As the school’s use of technology has grown, so has his role. His current focus is to bring learning and technology in focus for the 21st century. Vinnie coaches and mentors both faculty, students, and administrators as they learn how to embed technology in their daily lives. Vinnie has led a variety of initiatives, including a 1:1 implementation using Chromebooks, the creation of a maker space, and developed a STEAM curriculum for K-12.
Vinnie has been recognized as a Google Certified Teacher and a Google Certified Trainer. He has been invited as a spotlight speaker at both regional and national conferences, and co-hosts a bi-weekly webcast that focuses on the intersection of technology and education
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