Barbara Haeffner, Director of Curriculum and Instructional Technology for the Meriden Public Schools, has a unique position that draws on her strong background and experience with curricula content and technology integration. Her leadership has transformed the district into a 1:1 digital learning environment where technology is embedded in all aspects of curricula. As a member of central office, she was a recipient of the 2017 CoSN Team Award. She is an advisory member of the CoSN Driving K-12 Innovation Committee, CoSN Emerging Technologies Committee, and CoSN Awards Committee. Barbara has presented at numerous state and national conferences including ISTE, American Association of School Administrators (AASA), and FETC. Her work has led to the district's recognition as Edutopia Schools
that Work, Google Reference District, and Schools of TechXcellence. Barbara welcomes visitors to the district to observe digital learning in action.