Professional Learning Specialists
Depth and flexibility optimizes Tracie’s expertise. Having been an educator for over 16 years, her experience is derived from classroom teaching, working as a Technology Specialist at both the school and district level, leading teachers and administrators as the Professional Development Coordinator for the New Mexico Public Education Department's Virtual Schools bureau, and currently as the Educational/Instructional Technology Facilitator for Spokane Public Schools. Tracie has extensive experience in designing online, self-paced professional development courses and offers them through both online and blended opportunities in order to meet the needs of the educators she supports. Tracie earned her Bachelor degree from California State University and a Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction at New Mexico Highlands University. No matter the position, Tracie brings a blended, interactive approach in meeting student, teacher, and administrator needs.
Being a Microsoft Innovative Educator trainer has given her the opportunity to share with and learn from fellow educators across the country. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest and spending time with her husband Patrick and their son, Rielly.