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    • Cynthia Willits

Cynthia Willits




BA Environmental Education, Lehigh University
MEd - Education, Lehigh University

Ms. Willits has been teaching online for the past 11 years with a prominent Pennsylvania public cyber charter school as a 6th grade teacher.  She also leads professional development for her colleagues, and is a resource for educational technology implementation for her peers and her students.  She has presented at many educational conferences including several iNACOL conferences (International Association for K-12 Online Learning), several Blackboard Summit and Blackboard World Conferences in Las Vegas and New Orleans, PETE & C (Pennsylvania Educational Technology Expo and Conference), and also for PAGE (PA Gifted Education).  Ms. Willits has also earned a place in the Blackboard Collaborate Hall of Fame, for her work in developing a fully online STEM program for 5th and 6th graders at the cyber school she teaches for.  She is also the dynamic personality in her school’s orientation videos that can be viewed at