About Randall

Randall Black is from Huntington, WV where he continues his attempts to initiate change in education. He is an educator, technology specialist, EdTech consultant, and podcaster with a goal to help students, teachers, and administrators to improve for success in, and out, of the classroom. He is focused on continuous improvement of his skills as an educator and his knowledge base as a technology specialist.

Randall is currently working with Putnam County Schools as a Technology Systems Specialist. Prior to working for Putnam County Schools he served at Huntington Middle School (HMS) in Huntington, WV as the Title I Technology Integration Specialist (TIS) in Cabell County, WV. He also worked at both Enslow Middle School (2007-2009) and Cabell Midland High School (2009-2013) teaching Social Studies.

Randall is a 2004 graduate of Marshall University with a B.A. in Secondary Education (Social Studies) and History. He also has a M.A. in Teaching and Learning with Technology from Ashford University in 2012. In addition to being certified to teach Social Studies, he holds certification as a Technology Integration Specialist, Technology Systems Specialist, and Library Media Specialist.

Randall is the host of two podcasts. The Randall Black Show focuses on education, technology, and West Virginia. The goal of the podcast is the share educational success to help bring light to all the great things going on in education, technology, and West Virginia.

The #WVEdChat Recap is a quick recap session and discussion from the latest session of the #WVEdChat on Twitter.

Randall holds the following industry certifications and designations:

You can view a portfolio of Randall’s trainings, credentials, and work information as a TIS and TSS at this link: TSS/TIS Portfolio

You can view Randall’s Curriculum Vitae at this link: Curriculum Vitae