Julia Osteen joined the Ayers Institute Staff in August, 2013 with a focus in online learning. She coaches College of Education faculty on their use of technology for learning and is an Instructor in the College of Education. Osteen has worked in both private and public K-12 education for 27 years. From classroom teacher to technology integration chair, Osteen has had experience not only in the classroom as a teacher but also with coaching teachers as they plan learning activities that use available technologies for student learning goals.
Osteen holds a B.S. in Elementary Education from Lipscomb University, an M.Ed. in Early Childhood Education from Georgia State University and an Ed.S. in Instructional Design and Technology from The University of Georgia.
In her work with the Ayers Institute, Osteen enjoys coaching teachers, teaching graduate courses for the College of Education, and make a difference in the lives of students.