Digital Learning Coach (TOSA)
Michelle Ciecek is currently a middle school digital learning coach in Tustin Unified and part-time professor of Educational Technology at UCI. She has been in education for 10 years with experience in both elementary and middle school. She was a fellow with the Cotsen Foundation with a focus on Cognitively Guided Instruction in mathematics and both Reading and Writing Workshop. Michelle also participated as a Digital Learning Fellow in TUSD focusing on purposeful, seamless embedded use of technology integration and now has been a Digital Learning Coach in TUSD for the past two years. Michelle is passionate about creating a culture where students believe they can be successful and develop a love for learning. Her focus is on creating opportunities for students to do, build, create, ask quality questions, problem solve, collaborate, research, and find their voice. Follow me on Twitter @michelleciecek.