Jon Schwartz has been teaching grades 1-6 in CA public schools since 1997 and has credentials in general and special education. He was named ‘2011 Tech Hero’ by the Technology Training Foundation for his work with student blogs at http://kidslikeblogs.org. Jon is also a successful photojournalist and has been featured on Nat Geo TV and in Forbes Magazine. His website is www.bluewaterjon.com. He enjoys using his passion for adventure, writing, and technology to engage his students.