Cindy Crannell is currently an Elementary Technology Coach at the American School of Dubai. Originally from Chicago, she completed her undergraduate degree from Hope College in Holland Michigan, has her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from The University of Minnesota and an Educational Technology Certificate from Michigan State University. Having been an Elementary classroom teacher for many years, now she enjoys empowering teachers and students to teach and learn through technology. She is a Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer, and Apple Program Developer in the Middle East.
Over the last three years she has deployed and integrated mobile devices throughout the elementary school such as a 2:1 Macbook program, iPod Touches and iPads into specialists and grade level classrooms.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family traveling the world, as she has lived outside the U.S. since 2006.