Paula Don is a director of educational technology for the School District of Philadelphia. In this capacity, she manages the implementation, professional development and planning for the district’s technology initiatives and related grant awards. She also facilitates the design of online curriculum resources for teachers, manages the implementation of blended learning activities and supervises a group of technology integration specialists who provide direct service to teachers in their classrooms.
Don received her B.A. and M.S.Ed. from the University of Southern California. She has been working in education for more than 30 years, beginning her career in the Los Angeles Unified School District and moving to Philadelphia in 1982. Prior to joining the district administrative team in 1999, she was a classroom teacher, computer lab teacher and technology coach for multiple grades.