Dr. Alice Christie, Arizona State University President’s Professor Emeritus, received her Ph.D. in Educational Technology and Language and Literacy in 1995. She served in the College of Teacher Education and Leadership at Arizona State University from 1995 until her retirement in 2008. Prior to this, she taught for twenty-five years in K-12 schools. Currently, she speaks and conducts workshops nationally and internationally on STEM and STEAM Education and how technology can enhance teaching and learning. With fifty years of experience as an educator, numerous awards for teaching excellence, vast knowledge of how to integrate technology in teaching and learning, and an internationally acclaimed Web site (www.alicechristie.org), Dr. Christie presents enlightening, empowering, and relevant workshops and both print and online materials to K-12 educators. She is known for her innovative ideas, the clarity of her written and oral presentations, and her willingness to share her ideas with other educators. She is a Google Certified Teacher and a Google Certified Innovator.
Dr. Christie's constructivist classroom is characterized as innovative, student-centered, technology-infused, learn by doing, with high expectations for herself and her students.
2015: Google Certified Innovator 2010: Google Certified Teacher 2010: ISTE Making IT Happen Award 2007, 2008, 2009, 2017: ISTE Best of the Best Award 2007: Boston University Wilde Society Outstanding Alumna Award 2006: Arizona Technology in Education Alliance (AzTEA) Leadership & Service Award 2005: Arizona State University President’s Professor 2005: Founding Fellow: Arizona State University Distinguished Teaching Academy 2004: Arizona State University Award for Service Excellence 2003: ASU Outstanding Commitment to Students Award 2003: Professor of the Year Carnegie Foundation Nominee 2000 & 2002: Arizona State University Multicultural Students Outstanding Faculty Award 1999: Arizona Professor of the Year for Technology Integration 1999: Arizona State University Award for Teaching Excellence
Ph.D., Curriculum and Instruction: Language and Literacy and Educational Technology Arizona State University M.Ed., Reading Education: Boston University B.A., English/Science/Education, Denison University
Hobbies: Photography, Geocaching, Reading, Gardening, Puzzles.