Aida Awad is a Google Certified Trainer, Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow, Master Teacher, and Science Department Head. She has presented workshops nationwide as a featured speaker on: technology integration, Earth & space science education, and the implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards. Aida has built an exceptional reputation as a skilled communicator, a tech-savy educator, and an expert on designing technology infused STEM learning opportunities to boost student learning. Aida’s practice as a STEM educator is firmly grounded in her belief that all students need to fall in love with science is great science learning opportunities! She’s passionate about supporting fellow STEM educators on their journey to discover practical ways to provide great learning opportunities for their students by leveraging the principles of the Next Generation Science Standards and integrating technology into classrooms. Her deep engagement with educational technology integration in STEM classrooms, and teacher training continues to forge change in the learning experiences for students.