Loading…
avatar for Mike Lawrence

Mike Lawrence

PowerSchool
Senior Director, Educator Engagement
Southern California
CUE.org), helping the nonprofit grow over 500% in 12 years and also directed the California Student Media Festival (mediafestival.org) for a decade. He served two terms on the ISTE Board and on the UNESCO Expert Group on Mobile Learning, the board of National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training (NCTET) and as an Expert Advisor for the California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF). In 2011, he was honored as one of the "20 to Watch in Educational Technology" and was awarded the ISTE Making IT Happen award in 2013.

He co-founded the Google Certified Teacher and Leading Edge Certification programs, is an Apple Distinguished Educator, and assisted in the development of the Discovery Educator Network (DEN). He’s Chief Maverick of Maverick Learning, and was recently tapped to help create the ISTE Certified Educator program through his freelance educational transformation firm. He enjoys living in Southern California with his wife and kids. He currently heads up Educator Engagement at PowerSchool.">Mike is an award-winning teacher, administrator and educational leader. He served as CEO of CUE (CUE.org), helping the nonprofit grow over 500% in 12 years and also directed the California Student Media Festival (mediafestival.org) for a decade. He served two terms on the ISTE Board and on the UNESCO Expert Group on Mobile Learning, the board of National Coalition for Technology in Education and Training (NCTET) and as an Expert Advisor for the California Emerging Technology Fund (CETF). In 2011, he was honored as one of the "20 to Watch in Educational Technology" and was awarded the ISTE Making IT Happen award in 2013.

He co-founded the Google Certified Teacher and Leading Edge Certification programs, is an Apple Distinguished Educator, and assisted in the development of the Discovery Educator Network (DEN). He’s Chief Maverick of Maverick Learning, and was recently tapped to help create the ISTE Certified Educator program through his freelance educational transformation firm. He enjoys living in Southern California with his wife and kids. He currently heads up Educator Engagement at PowerSchool.