The Mobile Learning Experience is the result of Katherine Burdick’s desire to gather those interested in mobile learning together to talk successes, challenges, and ideas. Katherine connected with Tony Vincent, a fellow Arizona resident, and they began planning The Mobile Learning Experience 2011. Putting on a conference is a big undertaking, so they partnered with the Arizona K12 Center.In its second year, Mobile Learning Experience 2012 is made possible by the work of many people, especially Katherine.
Katherine Burdick has worked in the education sector for over thirty years. Using her experiences as a teacher and a school administrator, she has developed a strong track record of creating innovative leading educational products while holding marketing and editorial positions within companies such as Pearson Education and Scholastic Inc. For the last seven years she has worked for Learning A-Z ; a company that delivers educational resources in reading, writing, and science, over the Internet. where she is Vice President of Development. Katherine lead LearningA-Z’s app development making it the first company to provide leveled books in the iTunes store.
Katherine has presented at many conferences, including TEC, ISTE, ASCD and the Global Learning Conference. Katherine reviews apps for education helping educators cull the best from the 33,000 educational apps posted in iTunes. Most importantly, Katherine will be presenting sessions at The Mobile Learning Experience 2012. Be sure to follow her website, Twitter and Google+.