Kathleen Reardon is excited to be the first Director of Academic Technology at Dedham Country Day School in Massachusetts. Prior to joining, DCD, she held the positions of Latin Teacher and Technology Coach at The Park School in Brookline, MA. She is also a Private Tutor in Needham, MA, and Attorney at Reardon Law Office LLC in Boston, MA.
Kathleen focuses on using digital tools to foster learned discourse among elementary and middle school children. As sole owner of Doctiloqua, she develops curriculum and programming that help education professionals integrate technology into the classroom. She regularly presents on topics related to digital citizenship, social media in the classroom, game-based learning, and educational field trips and experiential learning. She has hosted workshops and presented at the ISTE Conference and Expo, AISNE's The Connected Teacher Conference, MassCUE Annual Technology Conference, The Park School E3 Conference, and the American Classical League Institute.
Kathleen believes it is important to give back to the community and foster an appreciation for the preservation of cultural heritage. To this end, she works with cultural institutions to improve educational programming that promotes the protection and preservation of our shared cultural heritage. Kathleen is a member of the Board of Education Advisors at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, one of the first participants in the Teacher Advisory Council at the New England Aquarium, a Panelist on the PBS Education's Teacher Advisory Group, and an Ambassador for the TES Global Network.
Kathleen holds a Preliminary Teaching License in History in Massachusetts and is a member of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Bar and the New York State Bar. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Classics & Political Science from the College of the Holy Cross, and her Juris Doctor in Comparative & International Business Law from the Catholic University of America.