Mrs. Heather Renfroe, M.Ed.
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Hi and welcome the 2021-22 school year and to my website for GBHS! I am Heather Renfroe and I am currently in my 26th year of teaching, all of which have been at Gulf Breeze High School. I hold a Master's degree in Educational Administration & Leadership from National University in San Diego, CA, a Bachelor's degree in Business Education & Instructional Technology from The University of West Florida as well as an Associate's degree in Business Administration from Pensacola Junior College. In addition to college degrees, I hold certifications in Adobe Photoshop CC, Flash CC, Adobe Animate CC, Dreamweaver CC, InDesign CC and Illustrator CC and am an Adobe Web Design Professional, an Adobe Graphic Design & Illustration Professional and a Certified Microsoft Innovative Educator.
I strive to keep up with current trends and issues in the field of technology education. I regularly attend state and national conferences, am a member of several national, state and international organizations in the field of instructional and information technology, subscribe to national publications, attend professional development seminars, and additional training and competitions throughout the year.
2021 Southern Alabama & Florida Panhandle NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Educator Award: Honorable Mention
2020 & 2019 Mid-Gulf Coast Aspirations in Computing: Honorable Mention - NCWIT, Boulder, CO
2018 Winner of the Aspirations in Computing: Honorable Mention - National Center for Women in Information Technology
2018 High School Career Academy of the Year for Santa Rosa County School District
2017 & 2015 Winner of the Aspirations in Computing: Educator Award - National Center for Women in Information Technology
2015 High School Career Academy Teacher of the Year
2014 Selected to the Honorary Board of Educators of National Academies' STEM Program
2013 High School Career Academy of the Year & High School Career Academy Teacher of the Year
2012 High School Career Academy of the Year, Gulf Breeze High School Academy of Multimedia Design & Technology