Laurence Cocco is the Senior Program Consultant for Sustainable Jersey Digital Schools, a program dedicated to supporting effective digital learning strategies and implementations in New Jersey schools that is housed within the Sustainability Institute at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ). Larry is a digital learning expert whose goal is to actively promote and facilitate the transformation of educational practices through the design and implementation of 21st-century teaching strategies and learning environments. Formerly the Director of Educational Technology for the New Jersey Department of Education, he served on the Board of Directors for the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA) and was recognized in 2014 as the State Leader of the Year. Additional experience includes Associate Vice President for Government Relations at, Principal K-12 Technology Consultant at Office Depot, Media Integration Project Director at Jersey City Public Schools and Senior Audiovisual Designer for Cosentini Information Technologies. Laurence has a M.A. in Educational Communication & Technology from NYU.