Our mission

Gold EDU is a team of consultants who inspires best practices in education.  We believe in sharing rich resources that empower you to try new things with technology!  

We provide trainings, YouTube sessions, and 1:1 coaching.

In our professional learning community, we hope you feel connected and valued for your work as an educator.  We celebrate you! 


Stephanie Howell

Stephanie is the CEO of Gold EDU, a Google for Education Partner, a founder of Global GEG, and the EdTech Lead for Pickerington Local Schools.  She is key to the embedding and implementation of EdTech tools across her schools and organizations.  She has a masters in Curriculum and Instruction.

Megan Ferne 

Megan is a founding member of Gold EDU and has been in education for over 22 years.  She has taught junior high science and is currently an 8th grade social studies teacher in Pickerington Local Schools.  She has a masters in school counseling and loves to create and empower teachers and staff.

Ashley Halkum

Ashley is a middle school counselor in South-Western City Schools.  She is passionate about helping students discover their superpowers, mentoring, and technology integration for social-emotional learning.  Ashley is a founding leader of Gold EDU and a Google Certified Trainer.