Shaelynn Farnsworth is a leader in the convergence between literacy and technology. As High School teacher she redefined her English classroom as not only a place to learn about literature but also explore how technology is shaping the future of communications. She continues this exploration as a School Improvement Consultant for AEA 267 in Iowa. There her primary focus is on technology, literacy, and authentic instruction, providing support to schools in Planning and Implementation of initiatives. She is a Google Certified Innovator and is has training in Project-Based Learning from the Buck Institute.