Timothy DeFrange
Campus Media Specialist and Technology Coordinator
Our Lady of the Elms
Mr. DeFrange has served as the Campus Media Specialist and Technology Coordinator for Our Lady of the Elms in Akron, Ohio since 2003 but has been involved with elementary and middle school education in Ohio for over 30 years. Mr. DeFrange graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English in 1970 and a Master's in Education from Kent State University in 1975. He began his teaching career as a middle school English teacher and has been an elementary and middle school media specialist since 1981, most of which was with the Aurora City School District. Timothy's current duties include the administration and development of two school libraries, technical support, and teaching students’ information literacy in the areas of libraries and technology. As one of the original SchoolRooms pilot participants, Tim contributed to the Elementary School Earth Science Room. Tim returned to serve as a SchoolRooms facilitator and identified content for the Art & Theater Rooms.