About the Author
Eric Lawson has been in education for 17 years. He spent 7 years in an elementary classroom, 5 years as a technology integrator, a year as the Admin Curriculum/Technology Integrator, and is currently the Director of Technology & Libraries for the York School Department in York, Maine. He has been published in eSchool News, Tech&Learning Magazine and ISTE’s Learning and Leading with Technology Magazine for technology integrated projects and ideas. He was named a member of the Maine Starting 6, and was inducted into the Unum Maine Teacher’s Hall of Fame in January 2012. In October of 2014 he was accepted at the Google Teachers Academy in London. In the spring of 2014 he was accepted into the Google for Education Certified Trainer Program. In the fall of 2017 he was accepted as a Google Top Contributor and flown out to Mountain View, California to Google Headquarters for the bi-annual conference. He lives in southern Maine with his wife, Jennie, two daughters, Elsa and Lily, and golden retriever, Surrey.