Dr. Lesley Wilton (Ontario Certified Teacher, OCT) received her PhD in Education from the Ontario Institute of Studies in Education (OISE), University of Toronto. She has been teaching in the Master of Teaching (MT) Program and the Curriculum Studies and Teacher Development (CSTD) program at OISE since 2012. She is currently the Course Lead of the Integrating Technology into the Classroom course in the MT Program. She is also an occasional teacher with the Peel District School Board.
Dr. Wilton is the Co-Chair of the Awards Committee of the Online Teaching and Learning Special Interest Group (OTL SIG), American Educational Research Association (AERA), and is the Committee Chair of the Biggar Hedges MT Awards for 2017-2018. See www.oise.utoronto.ca/mtawards At OISE, she is currently teaching Educational Applications of Computer Mediated Communication, Integrating Technology into the Classroom, Issues in Literacy and Research 1. She writes and presents on issues related to online learning, teaching with technology, TPACK, pre-service teaching, multiliteracies, social practices and new literacies.