"Liz Parrott Radzicki is an educator with over 15 years of experience working with young people and teachers, both in and out of schools. With a practice and philosophy anchored in arts integration and project-based learning, Liz has been a teaching artist, classroom teacher, museum educator, program manager, and instructional coach. Before becoming Participate's Instructional Designer, Liz worked with the Convergence Design Lab at Columbia College Chicago, providing professional development for Chicago-area teachers and schools moving towards a more connected and project-based instructional model. Liz has presented her work at conferences and professional development workshops all over the country, focusing most recently on 21st-century participatory literacies and the impact that media integration has on student learning. Liz has a B.A. in Education from Brown University and a Masters in Arts Management from Columbia College Chicago, with a focus in Arts in Youth and Community Development."