Who Is The Tech Rabbi?
Michael Cohen, The Tech Rabbi is a designer and technologist turned educator. He is an Apple Distinguished Educator and a former Director of Education Technology, who advocates, speaks, writes, and facilitates workshops on scaling creativity and innovation. He works with schools and organizations on local and national levels to develop a creative mindset that empowers individuals to become confident and passionate problem solvers. Michael shares his story of design and creativity through social media, and publications such as Mindshift and 9to5Mac. He has delivered keynotes and featured presentations at dozens of conferences nationally including ISTE, SXSWEdu, EdTechTeacher Summits, Apple Education Events, iPadPalooza, and the Innovation Exchange. He is the producer of the "Educated By Design" Vlog and Podcast, where he shares insights, and features experts to inspire educators, students, and beyond to ideate, plan, and implement creative solutions to solving complex problems they face.
He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife and four children, and is still an avid skateboarder.
Masters of Science Education (Educational Technology), California State University Fullerton, January 2016
Rabbinic Ordination, Rabbi Dovid Shochet, August 2014
Bachelors of Fine Art, Printmaking and Design, California State University Long Beach, June 2009
Apple Distinguished Educator - 2015
Onalytica Top 50 EdTech Influencers 2016
Golomb Prize for Excellence in Education Award 2016
Adobe Education Trainer 2016
Google Certified Trainer 2017
Adobe Education Trainer
Book Creator Ambassador
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