LoParrino's digital portfolio -- A Retired NYC DoE Educator of the Highest Caliber
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Educational Background

Masters of Education in Learning Technology from final graduating class in the Learning Technology Department of Mercy College, May 2006.  Graduated with Distinction.


Masterís thesis published in Educational Resources Information Center, (ERIC), the U.S. Education Departmentís database on Reading and Communication Skills (ED491685):

How are Teachers at a Technologically-Advanced NYC School Site Integrating Educational Technology into the Curriculum?

Masters of Education in Specialized Services in Education with a focus in Reading from the City University of New York (Lehman College), May 1990, Thesis Published. 

Masters thesis published in Educational Resources Information Center, (ERIC), the U.S. Education Departmentís database (ED321247) and the University Microfilms Inc.ís, (UMI), Dissertation and Theses database (1341305):

Teaching/Directing Children How to Read a Script and Deliver Dialogue with Meaning and Expression

Bachelor of Science in Theatre Arts Education from the City University of New York (Lehman College), May 1987.  Graduated with Departmental Honors in Theatre.



Action Research:

A Transformational Process: Facilitating WebQuests (ED490748)

The dream of improving and transforming education through technology became possible as a result of collaboration between the New York City Board of Educationís Region 2 and Fordham Universityís Educational Technology Center, fondly known to us as R2DII.