Kurt Olson

Kurt is an avid technology enthusiast who’s passion for learning and technology led him to start his career in EdTech in 2009. Kurt is a San Diego native, born and raised in Chula Vista. He attended school at the University of California, Santa Barbara for his undergraduate degree and San Diego State University for his […]

Crystal Rennae Poole

Crystal grew up in San Diego and her favorite part of San Diego is all of the fantastic food that’s available. She loves to cook and bake and likes to challenge herself to try something new every week. While she is a math teacher by training, she finds most subjects interesting because first and foremost […]

Elizabeth Stevens

Liz is the Emergent Multilingual Learner Coordinator for High Tech Elementary Explorer, High Tech Middle Media Arts, and High Tech High Media Arts. Born and raised in Portland, Oregon, Liz left home to pursue a degree in Spanish and International Relations at Hendrix College in Arkansas. Upon graduation, she joined Teach For America and began […]

Dawanica Buckingham

I am originally from northern California but moved to San Diego to attend UCSD, where I received my Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry/Chemistry. After undergrad, I went into working with children as a behavioral therapist and then as a preschool teacher. Now, I am currently enjoying being the 6th grade academic coach at HTMMA.

Tony Thomas

Hailed from the Keystone State, Pennsylvania, where I grew until my early twenties. Then started my journey west to start college, at the University of Montana, in Missoula. Earned a Bachelors of Science in Nursing, from Montana State University, in Bozeman. Along the way I studied ceramics in Missoula as well. That is where I […]