Rachel Burkett is currently an Instructional Technology Resource Teacher for Fluvanna County Public Schools in Virginia. She will begin her 2nd year working in this position for the district at the end of July. Previously she was a Technology Integration Specialist (2 years), a 4th grade teacher at John J. Cornwell Elementary (3 years), and a 5th grade teacher at August Elementary (2 years) for Hampshire County Schools in West Virginia.
She prides herself on being a connected educator, utilizing both Twitter and Facebook as her main tools for collaborating. Give her a follow: @tisinaction. She uses these tools to collect resources and new ideas, as well as share her own.
She is also passionate about getting her school district involved in social media, and is leading the charge to share every school’s stories using the hashtag #flucostories. She feels that it’s important for schools to brand themselves and get share their stories with their communities.
All opinions posted on this website are her own, and not her employer’s.
Images used within this blog were either taken of activities/lessons done within the school system or come from Pixabay.com. Images portraying students have permission to be posted. Pixabay images require no attribution under CC0 Domain.