Christine Schneider is the Michigan eLibrary K-12 Education Specialist. She joined the MeL team at the Library of Michigan, which is part of the Department of Education, in December, 2015 . Since then, she has hit the ground running, providing PD opportunities both in person and virtually to educators across Michigan, which focus on incorporating MeL's vetted, reliable resources into the classroom and curriculum. Christine has just finished work on creating a MeL Teachers portal, which launched this past August. She holds a Masters in Teaching from the University of Michigan Dearborn and a BBA in General Management from Davenport University. Prior to joining MeL, she was a high school Math and English teacher for 10 years in the metro Detroit area.