Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Cornell University - 1993 M.A. Columbia University - 1994
Mrs. Byman is in her 27th year of teaching, and has been teaching technology in Ridgefield for 15 years. She has worked at Bergen Boulevard and Shaler Academy, and she has provided Technology Staff Development across all the Ridgefield schools. Before coming to Ridgefield in 2006, Mrs. Byman spent 6 years working as a Technology Trainer in schools all across the tri-state area. From 1994-2000, she worked as a science and math teacher in the Harrington Park School District in Harrington Park, New Jersey. Mrs. Byman earned her B.S. in Communication from Cornell University in 1993. She earned her M.A. in Elementary Education from Columbia University Teacher's College in 1994. Mrs. Byman lives in New York State with her husband and three children. She enjoys running and listening to audio books.
I believe that integrating technology with classroom content improves student achievement. Thoughtfully planned lessons engage students and lead to the development of 21st-century skills such as creative problem solving, complex thinking and collaboration.