Ms. Terri Webb is the Manager III of Instructional Technology for the DeKalb County School District. She is a native of St. Louis, Missouri where she began her educational career, teaching in the St. Louis Public School System. Ms. Webb attended Tennessee State University, participating in the Aristocrat of Bands and the Architectural Engineering program. She redirected her career path to serve two years as a national volunteer for the Americorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) educational leadership program where she discovered her passion for teaching. Ms. Webb later earned her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education degree from Harris-Stowe State University, a Master of Arts Degree in Education, and a Master of Arts Degree in Educational Technology from Lindenwood University.
Ms. Webb moved to Georgia in 2011. She planted her feet in the DeKalb County School District as an EIP Reading and Technology Instructor at Fairington Elementary School. Along with engaging students with technology in her class, Ms. Webb frequently facilitated parent resources trainings and school-wide professional development sessions for teachers and leaders focusing on how to enhance learning with the use of technology. She eventually matriculated to the role of an Instructional Technology Specialist, serving all Region V schools and district-level support personnel for six years. She has presented for a host of universities and organizations, including Georgia Tech, Morehouse College, and 100 Black Men of DeKalb County on topics to support technology integration. Ms. Webb is now the Manager III of Instructional Technology. Her new position allows her to increase the innovation of technology integration while building the capacity of 21st-century technology skills for community stakeholders, executive leaders, educators, and students. Ms. Webb continues to form partnerships with all stakeholders in the EdTech industry to build the knowledge and capacity for our Digital Dreamers. Her quote is always “Let’s take it to the next level” to ensure that growth and achievement are gained from any encountered experience.