Benjamin Friesen is a former 8th grade Earth Science teacher in the Hopkins Public Schools. He is now a District Digital Content Specialist working on a 1:1 iPad rollout and planning and facilitating authentic PD for teachers. He is a Google Certified Teacher and Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer. Benjamin presents at conferences all over the United States and recently was a Spotlight Presenter at the Google in Education Summit in Hong Kong. In 2010, Benjamin was named a TIES Exceptional Teacher.