Pretty Soon our new Director of Technology will be joining us!
Mr. Abramson is a 1999 graduate of Northwood University in West Palm Beach, Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration. After graduation, he worked for the St. Louis Cardinals baseball organization in their Media Relations department, before accepting employment as a teacher in the Irvington Public Schools, here in NJ. While serving as a Technology Coordinator, Mr. Abramson earned his Master's Degree in Educational Leadership from Thomas Edison State University. In 2012, Mr. Abramson was promoted to the Director of Technology in the Irvington Public Schools, and has served in this position for the past four years.
With 14 years in the field of education, Mr. Abramson articulates his commitment in aiding students to achieve success in both their academic and technological endeavors. His ideologies include the importance of effective communication, that is continuous and includes students, staff and parents. Furthermore, Mr. Abramson believes that the inclusion of technology in the classroom enhances an effective lesson, and understands the concept of today's student as a "Digital Native."
He has already successfully implemented a 1:1 Device Initiative with the use of Google Apps district wide for Irvington Public Schools. Mr. Abramson understands the importance of forming a strong relationship between the Technology Department and Curriculum & Instruction to bridge the technology gap that exists in many districts.
Mr. Abramson has been a two time presenter at the NJASA Techspo conference and has been asked to present at the ISTE National conference on the topics of creating an integrated Technology Department and the Role of the Director of Technology.
He looks forward to working with the incredible staff of New Brunswick Public Schools.