About Jeff Utecht
Elementary Technology and Learning Coordinator, International School, Bangkok, Thailand
Jeff Utecht is an international educator, educational technology consultant and author. Over the past 9 years, Jeff has been teaching at International Schools in the Middle East and Asia. From camels and cell phones in the deserts of Saudi Arabia, to the 21st century city of Shanghai, Jeff’s travels have allowed him to experience technology and globalization through the lens of education. Currently working as the High School Technology and Learning Coordinator for the International School Bangkok, Jeff’s daily interactions with students and teachers keeps him grounded on what is happening in classrooms today and who the students are within those classrooms. Based on his own experiences of using the web to connect with educators around the world, Jeff recently published his first book, Reach, in which he talks about how educators can create online communities and networks to foster their own professional development. Jeff also has consulted with Web 2.0 companies, educational organizations and helped to develop an online Certificate of Educational Technology and Information Literacy (coetail.asia) program with SUNY- Buffalo State. Jeff’s passion for education, learning and travel give him a unique voice in the conversation of education. To learn more about Jeff visit his website at jeffutecht.com.