Cari is a highly skilled and experienced educator in the Central Texas area. She has a background as an Instructional Technologist and currently works as a Gifted and Talented specialist and Makerspace Captain. With over 15 years of teaching experience, Cari holds a master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction.
Cari has a passion for pushing the boundaries of traditional teaching methods and encourages others to do the same. She enjoys presenting in unconventional ways, aiming to motivate teachers to try new approaches in their own classrooms. Cari firmly believes in engaging curriculum that integrates multiple subject areas into a single lesson. She is particularly enthusiastic about Project Based Learning, utilizing Google tools, and implementing Challenge Based Learning.
As a Google for Education Certified Trainer, Cari shares her expertise and knowledge with students, teachers, and administrators across the nation. She strives to inspire and empower educators to create dynamic and impactful learning experiences for their students.
When she is not on the road, you can find her fishing and enjoying time outdoors!