Updated at: Feb 24, 2017
Lorenz is a lecturer from Tallinn University, Digital Safety Lab and teacher
and IT development manager in Pelgulinna Gymnasium, trainer at Information
Technology Foundation for Education (HITSA). She has finished her PhD degree on
syllabus Information Society Technologies at 2017 on the topic: A Digital
Safety Model for Understanding Teenage Internet User’s Concerns. She is also
eSafety trainer in Estonia in a program Safer Internet in Estonia EE SIC and
HITSA ProgeTiger Tallinn/Harju county leader.
Her activities include being part
of developing National Curricula ICT syllabus, writing articles about e-safety,
project management in TurvaLan project what has been awarded by: Microsoft
(2009): Innovative Teacher Award and European Schoolnet (2010): 1st eLearning
Award, in ‘Internet Safety’ category. Teacher of the year in Estonia (2011).
Tallinn’s city council award; Nominee of Tiger Leap innovative teacher;
Swedbank and Tartu University Ethic Centre business ethics award(2012).
American Embassy and Teaching Excellency and Achievement program representor
form Estonia, IREX, Ohio, Bowling Green State University (2013).
British-Estonian Chamber of Commerce, volunteer article writer; Kodu KUP Europe
ambassador from Estonia in EU project with European Schoolnet and Microsoft;
“One step today another tomorrow” program material developer award from HITSA
(2014). Current projects: Smart Lesson To Every School.
Find her portfolio: http://birgylorenz.dropmark.com/