Director, Educational Technology
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Biography: Karen Kahan is the Educational Technology Director at the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Areas within the Educational Technology Unit include: Technology Planning; Digital Learning Resources; E-Rate; and Educational Technology Grant Programs. Prior to becoming the Educational Technology Director, she was the Technology Applications Curriculum Director at TEA for 12 years and, prior to that, she served in other capacities in educational technology at TEA where she has worked for 21 years. Karen taught mathematics at the middle school level before joining TEA. Currently, she serves on the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) Board of Directors. She has been involved with SETDA since it first began in 2001.