Elke has been teaching Information and Communication Technology (ICT) since 2001 at both the tertiary and secondary levels. Elke received Honours in a Business Administration, Information Systems Diploma from Durham College in Canada and a Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Degree from USQ where she graduated with a University Medal for excellence in academic achievement.
Elke began her career as an IT Specialist working for EDS, Canada before she went on to teach as an ICT and Business College Educator at Durham College, Canada.
Elke’s passion for teaching is driven by gaining knowledge, sharing, contributing and collaborating through her personal/professional learning network (PLN). When Elke is not researching about teaching digital citizenship, digital literacy, robotics and coding like a ninja, she is teaching full-time on contract at high schools for Education Queensland in the Gold Coast area. Elke is looking forward to teaching at a private school in the Gold Coast area in 2016. To connect with Elke follow her on Twitter @elketeaches