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InteRDom Welcomes Fellow Latonja Taylor

Santo Domingo, 8/22/2010

LatonjaInteRDom is pleased to present the newest member of its Fellows Program, Latonja Taylor. Ms. Taylor will be arriving to the Dominican Republic in September of this year to conduct research related to the integration of mobile technology within teaching and learning processes. The innovative pilot program which will be led by Ms. Taylor will involve the collaboration of various public and private entities.

Ms. Taylor will be bringing with her to the Dominican Republic extensive experience in both the fields of technology and education. She is currently realizing graduate-level studies in the area of International Educational Development at Columbia University’s Teachers College and holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering from Colorado Technical University, in addition to professional certificates in Professional Development and Engineering Management from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ms. Taylor has over ten years experience working for public and private institutions as a Computer Engineer and Technical Consultant. Additionally, Ms. Taylor has worked as an English as a Second Language instructor in Italy and South Korea  and has served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Kingston, Jamaica, during which her responsibilities including curriculum development and teacher training in Microsoft Office applications, computer care and Internet usage.

We look forward to working with Latonja throughout the course of her project implementation and related research. We wish her great success!