For the 400th anniversary of Fouquet's birth and 300th anniversary of Louis XIV's death, the two institutions tell the story of these two historic figures.
Fouquet is best known for building the splendid Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte and also for falling out of favor with Louis XIV, who imprisoned him from 1661 until his death in 1680.
- University of Memphis
- University of Kansas
- W.T. White High School
- Riverdale High School
Reed is an educator with over twenty years of experience as a classroom
teacher, technology integration specialist, and administrator. Julene is
currently the Director of Academic Technology for an independent school
in Memphis, TN. She is also an Apple Distinguished Educator, Discovery
STAR educator and Leadership Council member, Google Certified Teacher,
and CUE Lead Learner. Julene serves on the Advisory Council of Polar
Bears International and Dr. Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots.
As a consultant, keynote
speaker, and workshop presenter, she has led professional development
sessions internationally through conferences, webinars, and independent
consulting work. Julene’s areas of expertise include global education,
education technology skills, digital media projects, challenge based
learning, Google Apps for Education, 21st century skills for
education, laptop initiatives, mobile media devices in education (i.e.,
iPods and iPads), technology planning, interdisciplinary education, web
2.0 tools, and more.
Julene has traveled
globally through her work with Dr. Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots,
Polar Bears International, and Apple education. She is the Director of
PBI’s Tundra Connections, and she travels to Churchill, Canada annually
to observe polar bears in the wild and conduct live educational
videoconferences and webcasts with scientists. Julene also works with
Suumu Secondary School and Roots & Shoots in Tanzania. Her passion
to make a difference in the world through education and technology are
clearly evident in her work.
Julene’s expertise and
experience as a presenter along with her enthusiastic, energetic, and
interactive approach to professional development provide meaningful,
motivating, and engaging opportunities for educators of all levels and
- St. George's Independent School, Memphis, TNDirector of Academic Technology, 1999 - present
- St. Mary's Episcopal School1989 - 1999
- Burroughs Corporation