Ann Penstone


Ann Penstone has spent 33 years in education as teacher and administrator. She recently retired from District 214 where she served as the Academic Technology Coordinator. During her years of academic service, she obtained numerous awards: IBCA Hall of Fame Inductee 2008, Dr. Liz Ennis Innovative Educator Award, 2007 Honorable Mention Illinois State Bd of Education: Larry Stilgebauer Tech Award 06 , and many others. Today, Penstone continues to be a leader in the field of educational technology in her role as a technology coach and website developer where she specializes in podcasting, Mac applications, and educational technology integration. Visit her website, Digiknowledge, for a wealth of resources and more information.

SMART Educators


SMART Technologies master facilitators bring a wealth of knowledge and ideas surrounding the infusion of interactive technology into the classroom.