“the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars and in the middle you see the blue centerlight pop and everybody goes “Awww!"“
Vanessa is a Technology Integration Coach for the Narragansett School District, where she was previously an enrichment teacher. She finds being a Fuse Fellow exciting, as it includes membership in a cohort of passionate educators from around the state helping to continue bringing about educational change in Rhode Island. She thinks her educational super power is the ability to balance and manage multiple and overlapping multi-faceted and diverse projects.
- Piloted #GiveThx app developed by Michael Fauteux, PitchFest winner 2018
- Developed replicable resources through coaching work at Hampden Meadows School & Tiverton HS
- Piloted Wonder Workshop CUE robot through EdUnderground
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