Dr. Ashley Cross

Technology Director in Miami, Florida

Dr. Ashley Cross

Technology Director in Miami, Florida

Ashley Cross is the Director of Technology at St. Stephen's Episcopal Day School in Miami, Florida. Her team hosts Shift in Edu (formerly Miami Device) a biennial international learning event. She is a Google Certified Innovator, Apple Certified Teacher and a STAR Discovery Educator. Her doctorate is in Learning Technologies program from Pepperdine University. Her dissertation was titled 'Tinkering in K-12: An Exploratory Mixed Methods Study of Makerspaces in Schools as an Application of Constructivist Learning.' She traveled to Singapore to meet with their Ministry of Education and the National Institute of Education to collaborate on best practices. She has met with Senators and lobbyist groups in Washington, D.C. to discuss STEM education. Ashley frequently presents at technology conferences including Association of Technology Leaders in Independent Schools (ATLIS), International Society for Technology Educators (ISTE), Global Teaching Expo, Lipscomb University's Ignite Conference, Tennessee Education Technology Conference, Virtual Teaching Expo, and Teachmeet Nashville. You can connect with Ashley on Twitter at @ashly2499 or visit her webpage: ashleycross.me

  • Work
    • St. Stephen's Episcopal School
  • Education
    • Pepperdine University
    • University of Southern Mississippi