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Leigh Powell


Leigh Powell received her Masters’ degree in Educational Technology from San Diego State University in California. She joined EBTIC in 2012 focusing on research in the areas of collaborative and social learning.  At EBTIC, she assisted in developing the Collaborative Learning Environment (CLE), an online collaborative tool currently available in Khalifa University's Moodle Learning Management system, as well as EBTIC's Learning and Social Environment (ELSE), an educational social media network. 

In addition to her work at EBTIC, Leigh serves as Instructional Technology Specialist for Khalifa University researching and advising on technologies for the classroom,  administrating and customizing the university's learning management system and implementing a lecture capture and digital media platform. Leigh also has a background in software and e-Learning solution development for education and government housing authorities.