Dr. Michael S. Mills is currently an Assistant Professor of Teaching and Learning at the University of Central Arkansas (UCA). He has served seventeen years as a public school teacher and literacy specialist with a focus on integrating educational technology. His last two years have been in higher education and has been continuing his focus on educational technology, particularly using collaborative tools to better engage students and designing strategies for effectively integrating mobile devices in the classroom. Dr. Mills has presented extensively in the state on multimodal literacy enrichment and the practical integration of educational technology. He has also conducted numerous statewide workshops on integrating mobile devices in secondary classrooms as well as using social media to cultivate a more productive professional development experience.