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Who is Sarah McFarland?

 🌟 Welcome to my world of education innovation! 🌟

I'm Sarah McFarland, a internationally recognized educator with a passion for transforming K12 education through e-learning expertise, impactful keynote speaking, and a dedication to continuous growth. Let me introduce you to the journey that has shaped me:

🚀 Empowering Educators: As the Director of Instruction, at Visions in Education, (IS and University Prep Academies), I am privileged to work alongside an exceptional team that shares a common goal: to elevate educational opportunities for all students. Through collaborative initiatives and innovative strategies, we aim to empower educators to deliver impactful learning experiences for our 7000 charter school students that inspire growth and achievement.

🎤 Keynote Speaker & Thought Leader: As a sought-after keynote speaker, I've had the privilege of sharing my insights at esteemed events like ISTE, Google Certified Teacher Workshops, CUE, and more. From California to Germany, my message resonates across the global education community, and I've had the honor of training over 100,000 educators.

🔌 Tech Trailblazer: With a pioneering spirit, I was among the first 50 Google Certified Teachers worldwide. As the Director of Instruction, Director of Educational Technology, and as a California Certified K12 Chief Technology Officer, I've spearheaded many projects that support student success. From harnessing Artificial Intelligence for education to implementing cutting-edge Learning Management Systems, I drive innovation at the intersection of education and technology.

📚 Educational Advocate: My commitment extends to nurturing educators' growth. I've developed robust online pedagogy, fostered impactful professional learning, and delivered transformative teacher training. My mission is to empower educators to drive positive change in their schools.

🌐 Global Impact: From my presentations at prestigious conferences to my engagement with California Charter & Independent Study Conferences, I've left my mark on the education landscape. I've collaborated with organizations like CCIS, CSDC, CCSA, CETPA, CUE, ISTE, and more, spreading the message of K12 innovation and empowerment.

In this journey, I continue to be a #LifelongLearner, always seeking ways to push the boundaries of education. Join me as we explore the exciting realms of #EdTechExpertise, #K12Innovation, and the endless possibilities that lie ahead. 🚀✨"

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