Digital Literacy Consultant
Kim Pollishuke is in her 18th year of teaching and for the last 6 has enjoyed working as a Digital Literacy Consultant for the York Region District School Board, supporting teachers, administrators, and students. She has been an Associate Teacher for teacher candidates at OISE/University of Toronto and York University and enjoyed working as an instructional leader for York University, teaching a number of Additional Qualification courses. Kim is a Google Certified Innovator, Trainer, Educator and holds a Masters degree in education. She co-hosts Shukes And Giff: The Podcast (www.shukesandgiff.com), is a keynote speaker and facilitates workshops at education conferences around the world. She is a contributing author of Creating the Dynamic Classroom: 5 Must-Haves For Teachers. Kim’s goal is to help educators understand the power technology can have in giving a platform for student voice, connecting students to the wider global community, and ultimately creating confident, innovative, digital citizens for the 21st century.