Ora D Tanner
Ora D Tanner is earning her PhD in Instructional Technology with a concentration in Science Education. She is a research assistant for the CHANGE program and a part of the iteach Lounge staff. She earned her B.S. in Physics from Dillard University of New Orleans and an M.S. in Physics here at USF. Ora has 13 years teaching experience including Early Childhood Education, Elementary, Middle School/High School Science, and teaching Hybrid College Astronomy courses. Some of her areas of expertise are: Canvas, certified SMARTBoard Trainer, Web 2.0 applications, ePortfolios, multimedia design, and curriculum development. Her research interests include massive open online courses (MOOCs), use of video games in science education, and professional development of teachers in technology integration.