Extension Educator, Youth Development
Jo Daviess/Stephenson/Winnebago Unit
Highland Community College, Bldg R
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
Elliott Lawrence is the Youth Development Unit Educator for University of Illinois Extension serving JoDaviess, Stephenson and Winnebago Counties.
Elliott received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Bluffton University, and earned his Masters of Arts Degree in Education from the University of Findlay. While at the University of Findlay Elliott was the Graduate Assistant for the Web and Media Technology Services Department.
While in Undergrad at Bluffton University Elliott researched and studied the sociological climate of Urban Education and the effects of industrial change on neighborhoods throughout the Midwest.
In Graduate School Elliott researched educational technology. While working with local schools he explored the benefits of implementing technology in rural classrooms. Elliott's Master's Project was on the benefits using Virtual Field Trips as instructional tools.
Elliott was a member of the Kappa Delta Pi Educational Honor Society at the University of Findlay.