About the Author:
Melissa Tebbenkamp has served as the Director of Instructional Technology and now the Chief Information Officer for Raytown Quality Schools since 2006. Raytown Quality Schools is a tier one suburb of Kansas City, Mo. and educates 9,000 students a year. Melissa is a CoSN national Board member, a founding member and past-chair of CoSN’s Missouri state chapter and was one of the first people in the U.S. to attain certification as a Certified Education Technology Leader. She also led the Raytown Quality Schools (Missouri) to becoming one of the first cohorts to receive the CoSN Trusted Learning Environment Seal.