Bill Bass, Innovation Coordinator, Parkway School District and ISTE Board Member
Bill Bass currently serves as the Innovation Coordinator for Instructional Technology, Information, and Library Media in the Parkway School District in St. Louis, MO, and as an adjunct professor of educational technology for Missouri Baptist University. During his 20+ career in education, he has also held positions as a middle and high school English teacher, Technology Integration Specialist, Instructional Coach and an educational consultant. As a speaker, writer and professional developer, he focuses on systemic and sustainable integration of technology into classrooms at all grade levels and seeks to empower students and teachers with authentic learning experiences.
Bill holds a Master of Science in Instructional Technology and a Certificate of Online Learning from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, and a Bachelor of Science in English from Culver-Stockton College. He has served as co-president of Educational Technology Association of Greater St. Louis (an ISTE Affiliate) and is past president of the ISTE Innovative Learning PLN. Bill also is a member of the Midwest Education Technology Community leadership community and a leader of the Google Educator Group of Eastern Missouri. He is a Google Certified Innovator, a Google for Education Certified Trainer, a Common Sense Media Certified Trainer, and a past member of the NCTE Executive Committee.
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Parkway School District
455 N. Woods Mill Road
Chesterfield, Missouri 63017
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