Ben began his career as a history teacher in Morrison, IL where he initiated and coordinated the district’s iPad pilot program, redesigning the curriculum to effectively integrate the new technology. During this time, he developed a passion for sharing with other teachers exciting new ways to use technology in education.
That passion led Ben to be a full-time EdTechTeacher Instructor and presenter, allowing him to work with thousands of educators every year across the country. He has presented at regional and national conferences such as FETC, ISTE, ICE, and EdTechTeacher Summits. He holds a Master’s Degree in Curriculum Technology Education Reform (University of Illinois) and a Bachelor’s Degree in History Education (University of Indianapolis).