Liz Kolb

Clinical Associate Professor

Liz  Kolb, School of Education

Liz Kolb is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Michigan. She authored Toys to Tools: Connecting Student Cell Phones to Education (published by ISTE in 2008), Cell Phones in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for the K-12 Educator (published by ISTE in 2011), and the upcoming Unleash the Learning Power of Your Child's Cell Phone (published by ISTE in 2013). In addition, she has published numerous articles and book chapters on new technologies and education in prominent publications such as Education Leadership, Scholastic, Edutopia, ISTE's Edtekhub, and Learning and Leading with Technology. Kolb has done consulting work and has been a featured and keynote speaker at conferences all over the United States and Canada. She is an elected board member to MACUL, the state of Michigan organization for teaching with technology. She is a member of the COSN advisory board for mobile learning and emerging technologies. She is passionate about engaging students in education and educational opportunity through their own technologies. Kolb is also the creator and coordinator of the 4T Virtual Conference, which is a free conference for practitioners that occurs every May. Kolb is a former social studies and computer technology teacher. In addition, she spent four years as a technology coordinator and integration specialist in Ohio.

Kolb teaches courses in the following program(s):
Secondary Teacher Education (Secondary MAC)
Secondary Teacher Education
Elementary Teacher Education
Elementary Teacher Education (ELMAC)

 

Affiliations

Committees

Grants


9/1/2014 - 8/31/2015 Creating Digital Citizen Super Heroes in Middle School
Granting Agency: MACUL


Courses & Syllabi


Term Catalogue Course Description Syllabus
Fall 2012 EDUC 490. Topics in Professional Education EDUC 490. Teaching in the Digital Age

Contact

Room 1228 L
734.649.2563 elikeren@umich.edu

Curriculum Vitae

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