The Association of Computer Technology Educators of Maine sponsors the 25th annual MAINEducation Conference on October 11-12, 2012 at the Augusta Civic Center in Augusta, Maine.

Richard Byrne

Richard Byrne is a full-time High School social studies teacher in Maine and author of the award-winning blog, Free Technology for Teachers. Named "Best Individual Blog" and "Best Resource Sharing Blog" in 2009 by Edublogs Awards, Free Technology for Teachers has over 30,000 subscribers and has exceeded 100,000 unique visitors a month. Richard is a Google Certified Teacher who in 2010 was named an ACTEM Educator of the Year Finalist and Tech & Learning Magazine's "30 to Watch for the Future of Ed Tech." In 2009 Richard earned a nomination for "Edublogs Lifetime Achievement Award." In addition, Richard has presented at various schools, districts and conferences and is a monthy