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WE ARE GADGET:

Charles White

charlessmall.jpgcharles_mii.jpgHi! My name is Charles White, and I am the Coordinator for Media Services and Technology for Lenoir County Public Schools. I am a graduate of East Carolina University with a B.S. degree in Secondary English Education, and have worked for Lenoir County Schools for over ten years. Among my many duties, I think my favorite include the student enrichment camps I manage during the Summer. I also love to work with teachers and encourage them to use the many emerging technologies within their classrooms. My favorite activities include video games, graphic designs (like the logos and images on this website), and reading.


Rachel Singer

rachel.jpg My name is Rachel Singerand I am currently a first grade teacher at Northwest Elementary Schoolin Lenoir County North Carolina. I graduated from Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania with a degree in Elementary Education, certified to teach kindergarten- 6th grade. I have just received my Master's Degree in Reading Education this May from East Carolina University! I am so excited to be working with students in GADGET Camp this summer! I know that we are all going to learn so many new and wonderful things! In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, shopping, traveling, and spending time with my dog Duncan!


Melissa Lynch

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melissa.jpgHowdy! I'm Melissa Lynch and I teach first grade at Moss Hill Elementary School in Lenoir County. I graduated from NC State University with my undergraduate degree in Sociology and obtained my Masters of Teaching degree at East Carolina University. I am proud to be a national board certified teacher and I love the challenge of creating "thinkers" on a daily basis. Ifind it a privilege to be involved with the summer enrichment camps and enjoy working with children and teachers across the county. My favorite activities include networking with family and friends, reading, shopping, and relaxing at the beach.


Wandra Coffield

wandra.jpgHello everyone!! I'm Wandra Coffield and I am a Technology Facilitator at Contentnea-Savannah K-8 Schoolin Lenoir County. I graduated with a B.S. degree in Computer Information Systems and Business Administration (double major) from NC Wesleyan College and received my Masters of Education in Instructional Technology degree from East Carolina University. I enjoy working with teachers and students, and providing staff development opportunities here at my school and with other schools in the county. My hobbies include spending time with my family, being active in my church, and shopping!


Ashley Hood

ashley_pic.jpgPicture_1.pngHello! I am Ashley Hoodand I am the Technology Facilitator at Banks Elementary School in Lenoir County. I graduated from Peace College with an A.A. degree, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.A. degree in English Literature and East Carolina University with an Ma.Ed. degree in Instructional Technology. I really enjoy getting students and teachers excited about using different technologies, particularly free Web 2.0 tools, that enhance learning and provide an authentic audience. Summer camps are a fun place to share these tools. I spend my free time with family and friends, being active with the youth at my church, cooking plant-based food, traveling, taking pictures, geocaching, reading, watching hockey and learning about new technologies.


Wendy Sutton

Wendy.jpgHi! I am Wendy Sutton and I am a first grade teacher at Moss Hill Elementary School in Lenoir County. I graduated from East Carolina University with my BS in Elementary Education and recently completed my Masters in Elementary Education. I have been in the classroom for 19 years and became Nationally Board Certified during this school year! I am very excited to be involved with Big City Tech Camp and other technology initiatives in the county. When I'm not in the classroom, or planning, I enjoy relaxing on the beach with a great book and watching my son play baseball.



Erin Harvey

erin.jpgHello! I am Erin Harveyand I am a fifth grade teacher at Northeast Elementary. Go Rockets! I graduated from NC A&T State University in Greensboro, NC with my BS in Elementary Education and I am currently working towards a Masters Degree at East Carolina University. I am very excited about working with the technology camps this summer and have a strong passion for student enrichment. I love children and thrive on the many joys that develop from classroom experiences. In my spare time, you can find me spending time with my wonderful husband and son, at a ball game, or just sitting on the couch relaxing. I love spending time with others!




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