Geri Coats currently teaches English on the Central Coast of CA. She has taught students at all levels of proficiency as well as taken on various leadership roles on her campus . As a former Department Chair she organized and facilitated communication for the largest core department on site and worked to support the students and staff in the classrooms. In addition, she held the role of Intervention Teacher on Special Assignments preparing/managing assessments, progress monitoring, placement, and organizational structures to benefit students.
She is also a Google Certified Teacher and Trainer and a member of CUE and iSTE participating in various conferences and other Professional Development opportunities. She is passionate about technology integration recognizing the power of the tools available today and how they can have a positive impact on student learning. She works with teachers and students regularly to incorporate technology into their classrooms and work by focusing on desired learning outcome rather than newest fad in the ever changing technology world.
Geri is also an active member of her community. She participates as a board member for the PTA of her two children’s elementary school and helps out where she can with other community efforts.