Jane Martellino

Media Specialist, Region 15 School District

Jane E. Martellino is the Media Specialist at Bethlehem Elementary School, Region 14 School District, in Woodbury, CT. She earned her MLIS from the University of Rhode Island in 1996 and achieved certification with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in 2007. Martellino co-authored Function Over Form: Transforming School Libraries from the Inside Out (DEMCO Interiors, May 2015), wrote "Green Screening in Elementary School" for School Library Connection, and edited All Because of Grace: Reflections and Recipes by 130 Children’s Authors and Illustrators (Yes! Grace Rocks, 2010). The Connecticut Association of Computer Educators recognized her work with green screening with students by awarding Martellino the 2015 Technology Award for the best example of meaningful integration of technology at the elementary level. For more examples of student work, visit www.besmc.org, www.interactivecalendars.org, or www.mrsmreadsandmore.blogspot.com, or follow @janemartellino on Twitter.