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Omar Shepherd

Orange County Department of Education
Curriculum Specialist, STEM/Career Education
Orange County, California Area
As a Leading Edge Certified Professional Learning Leader, and CTE Instructor in Information and Communication Technology, Omar has a rich background in public education. From working extensively in Early Childhood Education, Beginning Teacher Support, Teacher Leader, and Administrator Development programs. Omar has served as the Project Director, on the California Math and Science Partnership SYSTEMS (Stem-i-zing Youth Scholars through Technology, Engineering, Math and Science) Grant, and currently serves as Professional Developer in STEM and as a Career Coach to the California Career Innovations Grant Project.  In addition Omar serves as a coach on the OC STEM Ecosystem and as Board President of OCCUE - Orange County Computer Using Educator, CUE's local affiliate. Omar can be followed on Twitter @doctorstem and reached by email at: oshepherd@ocde.us