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Mary Schlegelmilch

Business Development Manager

Education

Mary Schlegelmilch joined Cisco as Business Development Manager for Education in 2011. She has extensive knowledge in distance learning and online learning, and is dedicated to education and the integration of technology that will empower and engage teaching and learning environments.

Prior to her current role at Cisco, Mary worked with elementary and secondary students in both rural and urban schools in a number of roles. She has been an early childhood educator, a middle school science teacher, a district curriculum facilitator, and an elementary school principal, and has served as the eLearning Supervisor in charge of online, blended, and distance education for Omaha Public Schools.

Schlegelmilch is also on the board of the Nebraska Distance Learning Association.

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Cisco at ISTE19: Empowering the Next Generation of Problem Solvers

This year, ISTE19 will showcase the latest technologies and partnerships that will cultivate the next generation of STEM leaders destined to take on the world’s greatest challenges.  

January 29, 2019

EDUCATION

The future of edtech starts with a Connected Educator

I’m a teacher. Though I no longer spend each day in a classroom or on a campus, it’s there that I learned that connections—to students, families, colleagues—are vital.

October 20, 2017

EDUCATION

Cisco at EDUCAUSE: Reimagining Higher Education

Digital technology is changing teaching and learning. Although, if we’re honest, the changes are not due as much to the technology itself as to the culture of innovation it inspires.

December 21, 2016

EDUCATION

Digital Transformation in K-12 Education

Digital learning solutions have the power to transform the K-12 classroom, especially for schools that have lofty education technology goals. A great example of this is Wayne Highlands School District. Like many schools in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Wayne Highlands requires high-performing technology that students may not be able to access at home; however, getting fiber optics […]

December 1, 2016

EDUCATION

Funding a Digital Transformation

Technology has the ability to expand opportunities for students in both K-12 and higher education. It can extend the classroom beyond its physical footprint, offer alternative ways for students to learn, and provide increased access to education worldwide. It also helps schools operate more efficiently and can keep students and faculty safe. So why wouldn’t […]

August 29, 2016

EDUCATION

Can You Escape the Bus in Time?

iSchool Initiative has introduced a fun new exhibit to help students, teachers, and administrations learn firsthand how technology can improve the classroom experience.

June 26, 2016

EDUCATION

Inspiring Next-Generation Teachers Through the Professional Learning Network

For years the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) has been the go-to resource for teachers around the world to find ways to virtually connect their students to experts, peers and experiences anywhere, at any time. The CILC houses a repository of 2,000+ virtual programs, backed by national standards, and posted by 170+ cultural […]