Los Angeles, CA June 29, 2012
Crystal Jensen, President and Founder of Integrity Technologies, Inc., and doctoral student in the Graduate School of Education and Psychology at Pepperdine University in West Los Angeles, CA, was honored as a 2011-2012 Phi Delta Kappa Emerging Leader http://www.pdkintl.org/awards/emerging11-12.htm at their International Conference in Baltimore, MD http://www.pdkintl.org/member/summit.htm, . Secretary of Education – Arne Duncan and actress – America Ferriera were the keynote speakers for the event. She attended the conference on a full travel scholarship from PDK. Crystal was one of 18 people selected as an Emerging Leader from a highly competitive field of International applicants by Phi Delta Kappa, a global association of educators.
The PDK Emerging Leaders program honors educators under the age of 40 who exemplify the PDK tenets of leadership, research, and service. PDK’s mission is to support education, particularly public education, as the cornerstone of democracy. Its vision is to be the experts in cultivating great educators for tomorrow while continuing to ensure high-quality education for today. All of which synergistically align with Ms. Jensen’s scholarly and professional efforts to utilize information and communication technologies (ICTs) for Native American and other Indigenous Peoples’ cultural preservation and revitalization cooperatively empower one another.
To learn more about Phi Delta Kappa International, please visit their website at http://www.pdkintl.org.
To learn more about Ms. Jensen’s efforts, please visit her website at http://integritytechnologies.org.