Hopkins, Janet 1957-

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Hopkins, Janet 1957-

PERSONAL:

Born August 12, 1957, in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; daughter of Basil (a firefighter) and Joi (a registered nurse) Pontifex; married Mark Hopkins (self-employed); children: Allison, Tristan, Andrew. Education: University of British Columbia, B.P.E., 1981.

ADDRESSES:

Home—Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada. Office—Assistive Technology Educational Consulting, 2265 MacIntyre Pl., Kamloops, British Columbia V1S 1H7, Canada. E-mail[email protected]

CAREER:

High school teacher in British Columbia, Canada, 1981—. Assistive Technology Educational Consulting, principal and practitioner.

WRITINGS:

Assistive Technology: An Introductory Guide for K-12 Library Media Specialists, Linworth Publishing (Worthington, OH), 2004.

Contributor to periodicals, including ComputorEdge.

SIDELIGHTS:

Janet Hopkins told CA: "I enjoy writing about technology. It provides opportunities to learn, interview talented people, and share information about fascinating events."

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