Instructor Bios

Michelle Cook
Technology Instructor

Michelle Cook Michelle Cook is a C.H.O.I.C.E Technology teacher at Niceville High School, currently teaching Introduction to Information Technology and Web Design 1. She earned her bachelors and master's degree from the University of West Florida, where she studied Curriculum and Instructions with an emphasis on career technical education.

Ms. Cook has been teaching technology courses for 8 years, and because of her love for technology she is a Microsoft Certifi ed Trainer and a Certiport Global 3 instructor. She has several industry certifications including Microsoft Office Specialist 2007 & 2010, Certified Internet Webmaster, Adobe CS4 Flash, and CompTIA IT Strata. She was chosen as honorable mention in the nation for champions of digital literacy which recognizes professionals who make a difference in the community by the contributions made to address the plight of digitally isolated community members and instructing them about technology. She is also the first female in the state of Florida to receive her Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) 2007 instructor's credentials.

Ms. Cook is currently serving on two Florida Department of Education committees within the Business and Technology division, where she is helping to realign the standards for the State of Florida regarding technology and business courses.

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access) / Internet Web Design / Adobe CS4 Flash / CompTIA IT Strata