Gail Lovely is an independent educator who leads her own consulting and training company. She has worked in public education as a teacher and district implementation specialist, in private industry as an educational strategist and in leadership positions in not-for-profit organizations (CUE and the Galef Institute). She holds a Master’s Degree in Educational Computing from Pepperdine University, where she was also an Adjunct Professor. After moving to Texas Gail returned briefly to university teaching at the University of Houston in the undergraduate program and is currently teaching online courses in the selection and integration of technology for the University of Northern Iowa. Along the way Gail has hosted an online community for teachers on Scholastic Network, founded the K2 Email List for Classroom Connect, and written ongoing columns in Learning and Leading with Technology, Instructor Magazine, Electronic Learning, and Curriculum Administrator Magazine. Gail has provided content and interface development support and advice to several educational publishers and companies, and more recently to the educational versions of mobile device apps. Gail is known for her practical approach to education, her appreciation and admiration for teaching and learning and her skill at making the complex understandable and the difficult manageable.