Alex J Podchaski serves as the Director of Technology at Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child in Summit, NJ. He was the first in New Jersey to earn the Certified Educational Technology Leader (CETL) designation from CoSN, which is based on a framework of essential skills for a K12 CTO. With over 20 years of higher education and K12 experience in technology planning and implementation, Alex brings a unique perspective in bringing technology into the world of learning. Alex co-founded and moderates #edtechchat, and is involved with CoSN’s Small District initiative. Connect with him on Twitter @ajpodchaski. Alex is a member of the BAM 100.