Dr. Mary Wegner is the Director of Educational Leadership for the Alaska College of Education at the University of Alaska Southeast in Juneau, Alaska. Her work focuses on transforming the learning landscape to be relevant for today’s students and providing equity in educational opportunities through the development of principal and superintendent candidates who serve public school districts in Alaska. Mary is a strong advocate for digital-rich learning environments, as well as policies and funding that promote the value of public education to society. She is also a Trustee on the Alaska State Council on the Arts.
Mary holds a doctorate in Educational Technology from Pepperdine University, and a Masters in Educational Technology from the University of Alaska Southeast. Her Bachelors is in Elementary Education and Special Education from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Mary is a Past-President of the Alaska Society for Technology in Education (ASTE) organization, and has received the ASTE President's Award from two different presidents spanning two different decades. Mary was a member of the ISTE Public Policy and Advocacy Committee for a decade and was a 2010 recipient of an ISTE Making IT Happen award for her national leadership in the area of advocacy. She was honored when President Obama highlighted her work as Superintendent of the Sitka Schools at the White House Summit on Technology in Education in 2014.
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