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About Ms. Hamlin

Education

AA Elementary Education, Trinidad State Junior College

BA Interdisciplinary Studies with and Emphasis in English and Elementary Education Licensure, University of Northern Colorado

Master's Certificate Educational Technology, Regis University

Special awards

Google Certified Innovator- Sydney Australia 2011
Google for Education Certified Trainer
Code.org Facilitator Lead for the 1st Cohort for Colorado
Raspberry Pi Certified Educator- Manchester, UK 2015
Colorado Educator Network Founding Member
Discovery Education Ambassador
DENny Award Winner 2014
GEG Colorado Founder
Microsoft Innovative Educator

Home town

Trinidad, Colorado

Hobbies

photography, learning to code, learning, travel, water activities (boating, jet skiing, swimming), making messes with my daughter, watercolor

Family

1 Daughter- current AA Student
1 puppy-  Dottie, featured sound effects in screencasts :)
2 cats- Sassafras and Patches

My parents, brother, and his family all live in Trinidad, Co where my family has lived for over 100 years.

Volunteering

ISTE DIgital Storytelling Network Executive Board Member
ISTE Presenter
Innedco Member/ Presenter

 

My Favorites

Classroom wishes: Flexible seating options such as blow up chairs (ones that are easy to wash)
3D Printer
Always adding ideas to my Amazon class list:
https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/NBIZMJT01I7B?ref_=wl_share

Allergies: Caffeine, Grapes and Grape Flavoring, Gluten Free, Vegetarian

Coffee/tea: Hint Waters, Reverse Osmosis Water (Not very Exciting)

Snack: Popcorn, GF Chips

Night out restaurant: Red Robin, Sushi

Lunch restaurant: Qdoba, Noodles and Company

Place to shop: Target, Amazon, Microcenter

Clothing store/style: Anything Star Wars, Marvel,  or "Geeky", Casual style, usually grey scale- Target

Movies (out or in): I miss going to a movie theatre; but for now, I enjoy at home movies and rentals

Bookstore: Amazon

Holiday: Labor day

Flower: Love all Flowers

Color: grey

Sports team(s): New Zealand All Blacks

Silly fact about me: I was on VH1's Road Warrior show- and developed a fear of microphones from the experience.