Testimonials & Recommendations

  1. Executive and Program Committee Member of AACE EdMedia

    Rachel A. Sale, PhD
    Director, Center for Innovative Instruction, Lincoln University of MO

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is an inspirational colleague who never seems to run out of ideas for a project or collaboration. In the years I have know her, she has worked tirelessly to make every collaboration, project, or conference a success for both the developers/sponsors and the participants.

    Nellie’s enthusiasm for blended and online learning has made her a world wide…more

    October 3, 2015, Rachel A. was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at AACE EdMedia

  2. Member of Webheads in Action

    Ruth Vilmi
    WriteIt Ltd MD (Language-checking specialists)

    I’ve known Nellie Deutsch on line for several years. She knows a great deal about learning technologies and spends her free time learning more and helping others to learn. She is devoted to her work. I have no reservations about recommending her to any future employer in the field of educational technology.

    February 22, 2009, Ruth was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Webheads in Action

  3. WizIQ Education Online

    JACK CARNEY
    Carers For Health Carers

    Nellie is what I call a true Educator not a traditional Indoctrinator. I mean she cares about Responsible Freedom and not about obeying Status Quo Rules. I value her commitment to Learning For Yourself and can only hope we have more like her to replace the Statist Teachers-Preachers that abound in the field of Education today.

    March 23, 2015, JACK worked directly with Dr. Nellie at WiZiQ.com

    Mark Cruthers
    Senior Advisor at WiZiQ.com

    Nellie is a world class expert on Blended Learning. She is one of the Web’s most knowledgeble experts in the exploding area of cloud based learning and teaching technology.

    January 28, 2013, Mark worked directly with Dr. Nellie at WiZiQ.com

  4. Moodle for Teachers Training at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Carmela Dell’Aria
    e-tutor & Lecturer at NUI Galway

    Dr. Nellie deutsch is one of the most professional e-learning experts I have had the pleasure to work with – in her case on a number of occasions over the past years.
    Her attention to detail and depth of knowledge in the field are augmented considerably by the care she brings to any work she is involved in.
    She excels at project planning, implementation and execution…more

    September 13, 2012, Carmela worked with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Ludmila Smirnova
    Professor of Education at MSMC

    It gives me a great pleasure to endorse Nellie. I have known Nellie Deutsch for more than 4 years. I have never met her in person but feel like I have known her for ages. That’s how Nellie makes everybody feel when you interact with her. I consider Nellie a GURU of an online learning and teaching. She is THE expert of Virtual Education and a MASTER of effective course…more

    September 1, 2010, Ludmila was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Nancy L. Zingrone, Ph.D.
    Professor, School of Psychology, Northcentral University

    Nellie Deutsch is a gifted and creative online educator with an ability to build a working and lasting community among her students. I couldn’t recommend her highly enough.

    July 3, 2010, Nancy L. was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Paula Ledesma
    Teacher &Teacher Trainer. Education Technology (UTN). History: IB Examiner. E-learning. MIEexpert (Microsoft).

    Nellie is a very committed professional and is always willing to collaborate. She is a deboted and resourceful trainer. She applies innovation and creativity to her job.

    June 19, 2010, Paula worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Dr. Indira Koneru
    eLearning Consultant

    Nellie is a true academician and a passionate researcher, who tries to integrate innovative technologies and ideas that encourage IT4ALL / M4T students engage in reflective and constructive learning practices. She plays an exemplary role as an online facilitator. She is the source of inspiration for learners and co-facilitators. Looking forward to be associated with Nellie…more

    June 16, 2010, Dr. Indira worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Ramesh C. Sharma
    Educational Technology Consultant

    Nellie is an expert in use of technology in learning, especially online learning tools and Wikieducator. She is an experienced online facilitator for wikieducator, curriculum and learning designer. She is a teacher of English as a foreign language. Using Wikieducator, Moodle and IT4ALL as a platform for teachers’ training is her specialty. I have worked with her for…more

    June 15, 2010, Ramesh C. was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Prince Obiri-Mainoo
    Lecturer at Boston University

    I have known Nellie Deutsch since the last year or two as a facilitator at the online Moodle courses and as a leading proponent of the OER free software application and also as a member of the WikiEducator Online program.

    As a doctoral candidate at the University of phoenix in Arizona, Nellie always find time to organize and facilitate in several online training…more

    June 13, 2010, Prince was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Vukašin Vasić
    Teacher

    I am very pleased to write this letter of recommendation.

    I know Nellie for several years. I have always been amazed by seeing Nellie’s level of enthusiasm for her work. She impresses people quite easily. She is competent and extremely hard working and always more than ready to share and help anybody with anything he can.

    All in all Nellie has left me a very…more

    June 13, 2010, Vukašin worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Glen Gatin, EdD
    Webfitter, Digital Humanist, eJournalism, KMb Specialist

    I volunteered with Nellie’s inspired international project, Moodle for Teachers which is part of a larger project, IT4ALL. Nellie is very talented, ambitious and energetic with great passion for online learning. She is very supportive, liked and admired by those she interacts with. I welcome every opportunity to work with her.

    June 11, 2010, Glen worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    J. R. Radney
    Learn what you want, when and where you want.

    I have worked for about half a year online with Nellie. Her online WiZiQ sessions really build a vision for constructivist learning. She is a wonderful, considerate, and knowledgeable leader in education, who has built a fine team of collaborators to help teacher use Moodle in their courses. Of particular importance to me is her sensitivity to differences of culture,…more

    June 9, 2010, J. R. reported to Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Wayne Mackintosh
    Director, OER Foundation

    Nellie has supported the WikiEducator community facilitating numerous Learning4Content workshops. She is a highly skilled and professional online facilitator who works tirelessly in sharing her knowledge beyond the call of duty.

    June 9, 2010, Wayne was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Bernadette Rego
    French Immersion Teacher

    Nellie’s ongoing commitment towards and passion for blended learning has made it possible for educators across the globe to dialogue within various online communities. Nellie has facilitated several online classes both for educators as well as English Language learners. In her work with colleagues, she has demonstrated ability of putting research into practice, connecting…more

    June 9, 2010, Bernadette worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Phil Bartle
    Founder at Community Empowerment Collective

    Nellie is first and foremost an educator, and this is not only a job or even a profession, but a vocation. She is knowledgeable, supportive, skilled, dependable, organized, and thorough. She is both a self started and can work independently and can work very well with a team. She understands and practices team teaching. I have learned from her and shared with her, both to…more

    June 9, 2010, Phil worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Mbarek Akaddar
    Teacher, ICT Teacher Trainer, Adobe Education Trainer,IVLP

    Nellie is a professional educator who cares very much to share her experiences in a smooth and friendly way .Her commitment and hard work made her gain a respectable position in different e-learning groups and communities such as Webheads .She has proved to be one of the prominent pioneers of educational media and an expert in educational web 2.0 tools .She is always there…more

    June 9, 2010, Mbarek worked with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Jeanine Jenkins
    Online Educator

    Nellie Deutsch is an amazing facilitator and manager over the Moodle for Teachers. She hosts outstanding sessions that allows educators to learn and utilize the necessary skills in learning various technical tools. While being new to Moodle platform, Nellie has provided very resourceful resources that have increased my knowledge and understanding to using such an amazing…more

    February 1, 2010, Jeanine worked indirectly for Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

  5. Organize Webinars

    Connecting Online

    MaryAnne Campo
    Learning Technologist – Ross University School of Medicine

    It is with great honor I write this recommendation for Dr Nellie Deutsch. I have known and worked with Nellie for quite a few years, first in Integrating Technology and most recently in C012. Nellie’s knowledge of distance learning pedagogy and tools, and her enthusiasm for teaching and learning amazes me. She is an expert in blended and online learning. Her desire to…more

    February 14, 2012, MaryAnne worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Connecting Online

  6. Online Facilitator/Moderator

    Rita Zeinstejer

    MIE (Microsoft Innovative Educator) at Microsoft

    I’ve known Nelly Deutsch for several years now as a partner sharing project work with colleagues from different countries and as an Online Facilitator in different online environments, and she has always proved an organized, efficient, extremely competent member of our EFL Teachers Community. She has an excellent rapport with people of all ages and her communication skills…more

    June 29, 2009, Rita worked directly with Dr. Nellie at WiZiQ

    Anne Thorp PhD
    Director, REMC7; OAISD Instructional Technologist; A.T. Learning Designs, LLC – Owner

    Nellie is a forward thinking, well educated, course designer, facilitator, and trainer. Her professional attitude and knowledge shows through everything she does. Her willingness to offer professional development at no cost worldwide is not only well accepted and attended, but also propels others forward in the field of education technology.

    June 29, 2009, Anne was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at WiZiQ

    Mark Cruthers
    Senior Advisor at WiZiQ.com

    Nellie has become a leader in the emerging online eLearning community. She has over the years worked to advance this community and industry to use the latest technology with best practices. I highly recommend Nellie and her work.

    January 21, 2009, Mark worked directly with Dr. Nellie at WiZiQ

  7. Owner, Manager of IT4ALL Moodle website, Designer & Facilitator of Courses

    Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Vivek Sharma
    Associate Professor at SD

    I know Dr. Nellie Deutsch, Ed.D since a long time when she was offering some ODL courses online and I interacted with her on several occasions. I find her work ethics and commitment praiseworthy.

    March 18, 2015, Vivek was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Ian Hall
    IT trainer & Casual Relief Primary School Teacher

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is an educational technologist, speaker, writer, researcher, and online mentor to educators around the globe. She’s faculty at Atlantic University. She believes in caring teaching and authentic learning. Nellie has been teaching English to speakers of other languages since the mid 70s. She has been integrating technology into her classes since the mid…more

    December 25, 2012, Ian was a consultant or contractor to Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Nancy L. Zingrone, Ph.D.
    Professor, School of Psychology, Northcentral University

    Nellie Deutsch and her professional development network at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning is doing an incredible job of bringing open source courseware training to teachers all over the world, at an affordable price, and with a high level of community building. I have benefited from the courses and conferences she hosts, and in more recent times have…more

    September 21, 2012, Nancy L. worked with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Dr. Christel Broady
    Professor & Chair of Advanced Graduate Programs, Specialist English Language Program at U.S. Department of State

    It is a distinct pleasure to write a recommendation for Dr. Deutsch. As a professor, researcher, and learner of the ever changing digital world it was a life-changing experience to make the acquaintance of Dr. Deutsch and her work. Nellie Deutsch is a visionary and inventor who manage in her work to bring professional together from all parts of the globe to become a…more

    September 17, 2012, Dr. Christel worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Lawan Dalha
    Applied Linguist | e-Learning Specialist | Academic Writing Tutor

    Dr. Nellie is a dedicated teacher-trainer and technology education expert. I first met her as facilitator on WIZIQ, but subsequently taught me at different online forums. She has all the qualities of a good teacher – very helpful, dedicated, passionate and at the same time decisive for effective learning. Her project IT4ALL is a great contribution to the field of Edutech…more

    September 2, 2012, Lawan was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Ruth Vilmi
    WriteIt Ltd MD (Language-checking specialists)

    I first met Nellie when she showed interest in the International Writing Exchange (IWE) I’d been running since 1993 at Helsinki University of Technology. She joined my team briefly with her students while she did other Online teaching projects of her own too. I was highly impressed by her technical skills and enthusiasm to help others who wanted to teach their students on…more

    September 1, 2012, Ruth was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Alex P. Real
    Co-founder at Ankala

    When I first met Dr Deutsch I was immediately attracted by her commitment and enthusiasm. Widening access to technology for educators worldwide is key within her philosophy of advancing education. I followed her doctoral process with utmost interest and the published dissertation is a must-read.

    On top, Dr Deutsch is an excellent human being who has helped out so…more

    August 25, 2012, Alex was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Michèle Drechsler
    Inspectrice conseillère TICE du Recteur Elearning, MOOC,pédagogie numérique, innovation Rectorat Académie Orléans-Tours

    Nellie Deutsch is an internationally recognized great expert and has managed to bring together experts in various fields: blended learning, the use of platforms, online pedagogy. I participated to IT4ALL.It was great. Online courses and visionconférences are each effective and participants are fully involved. Many projects have emerged with Nelly Deutsch. Hopefully her…more

    August 24, 2012, Michèle was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    norbert boruett
    Lecturer Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology

    Nellie Deutsch is an amazing person. She is enormous intellect and humanity in equal profession. Nellie is the guru in e learning.Let me support my assertion. I first met Nellie in Wikieducator and the class was big and she tutored us on the robes of wiki and we were able to post content. Her facilitation was learner centered, we did assignment and presented. Constructive…more

    August 21, 2012, norbert worked with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    J. R. Radney
    Learn what you want, when and where you want.

    When I first started using MOODLE to support my face-to-face courses at Thompson Rivers University, Nellie’s course “Moodle for Teachers” was recommended to me. I started in the course and moved to facilitating, so others could get the same sort of help I received. Nellie is a dedicated leader and teacher, who cares deeply about all her students. She is very capable, and…more

    August 18, 2012, J. R. reported to Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    John Graves
    Senior Data Scientist at Qrious

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is a pioneer and I recommend IT4ALL as a resource for educators globally.

    August 16, 2012, John was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Inge de Waard
    PhD researching self-directed learning processes in ubiquitous MOOCs at The Open University

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is an inspiring educational activist. She manages to single handedly set up educational initiatives that make a difference. One of these wonderful initiatives is IT4ALL, giving the opportunity to less financially strong teachers and trainers to get up to speed or keep up to date with the latest technologies in education. Her passion to get people…more

    August 16, 2012, Inge worked with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Steve Foerster
    Writer, Technologist, and Educator

    Nellie is a fantastic force for progress when it comes to teaching educators to make better use of technology. Her pioneering work promoting effective use of learning management systems like Moodle sets her far in front of the pack. Highly recommended.

    August 13, 2012, Steve was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    V.Anitha Devi
    E-Learning Professional

    Her knowledge sharing is incredible!!

    August 13, 2012, V.Anitha was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Anne Thorp PhD
    Director, REMC7; OAISD Instructional Technologist; A.T. Learning Designs, LLC – Owner

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is a tireless advocate for continuing education for all. Her programs lead all levels of learners to great success. I fully recommend and endorse all of Dr. Nellie Deutsch’s programs and efforts. Go Nellie!

    August 13, 2012, Anne worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Shelly Sanchez Terrell
    Author of The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers

    Dr. Nellie provides quality information and resources that are backed with her unique and vast experiences. In addition to her professionalism she is very helpful and personable in her training. She is continuously giving of her time to ensure those that she teaches and trains feel supported in their learning.

    August 13, 2012, Shelly Sanchez worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Judith Behrens-LaRue
    Owner/Director at Learning Tree Early Learning Center-Palmetto FL

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch has been an welcomed aspiration for me for the past 19 months. I stumbled on to her IT4ALL site in January, 2011. I am a graduate of her Moodle classes(Decemeber, 2012) and in January 2012 I was given the honor of being assigned a new role of Mentor and Teacher for the Moodle classes she offers at IT4ALL.

    Nellie has given of her time, research, and…more

    August 13, 2012, Judith reported to Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Gene Loeb
    Director, Founder at Center for Technology and Mental Health of Elderly

    Dr Deutsch is providing pioneer work in the access opf leaarning in new ways with technology. As the rapidly changing field of information access and learning affects more and more individuals, Dr. Deutsch is a major factor in enabling learning and teaching on an internatuional basis. She enables persons to use new technology and how to use it to learn and to teach others….more

    August 12, 2012, Gene worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Harry C. Lord
    Chemistry Instructor at Chaffey College

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is someone that I have been following for the past 4+ years as a leader and innovator in offering online training for faculty and students. My position as Technology Director for several grant programs at East Los Angeles College requires me to assist faculty in applying technology in their classes, and to manage a Moodle site where our faculty can web-…more

    August 12, 2012, Harry C. was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Rachid Karroo
    Senior IT & Sales Consultant (Freelance)

    I met Dr. Nellie some years back when I was attending the IT4ALL courses. I must say it was indeed a privilege to meet her. Apart from being the course facilitator and initiator, I was impressed by her devotion, compassion in the e-Learning field. Dr. Nellie is very knowledgeable and open minded. It is without hesitation that I recommend her.

    August 12, 2012, Rachid was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Khalil Zakari
    Moroccans Without Borders Group Manager / Continuing Professional Development Specialist / Ed-Links-Morocco Founder

    I am Khalil Zakari, a teacher trainer/educator/supervisor from the Kingdom of Morocco. I have known Dr. Nellie Deutsch for no less than four years. We have been working collaboratively on a number of educational platforms with the aim of serving English language education and teacher life-long learning.

    Nellie is a fervent educationist who is investing so much time…more

    August 12, 2012, Khalil worked with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Dr. Dale H Eberwein Ed.D/ET
    Founder and CEO of FPeLearning Systems

    It pleases me to provide this recommendation for Dr. Deutsch. Dr. Deutsch has exceptional blended-learning skill-sets that span not only her career but have evolved critical to alignment with elearning platforms. Her candor and demeanor are always welcome and she proved an exceptional colleague at every venture undertaken mutually. Her energy and professionalism bespeak a…more

    August 11, 2012, Dr. Dale H worked with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Nkurunziza Janvier
    Lecturer at City of Glasgow College

    I have known Dr Nellie for about two years now and it’s a pleasure to write this short recommendation.
    As a Moodle learner, I have taken four Moodle courses that Dr Nellie has brilliantly facilitated, from Moodle orientation to Moodle Advanced.I have found her extremely hard working,inspirational and I have always wondered how on earth she can manage all the courses on…more

    August 11, 2012, Nkurunziza was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

    Tim Denny, PhD
    Education Specialist at UNICEF

    Dr Nellie represents the current potential of what we should all consider the real meaning of organized education by leading a world-wide movement on open online learning potentials. She has inspired me and so many others the world over to give more, do more and be more. IT4all is to me the embodiment of true innovation in cross border education and all other projects of…more

    August 11, 2012, Tim worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology for Active Lifelong Learning (IT4ALL)

  8. Faculty

    University of Phoenix

    Peter Rawsthorne
    Improving the return on organizations technology investments. Experienced IT Director and Seasoned Enterprise Architect

    Dr. Nellie Deutsch is a tireless educator. I worked with Nellie on a number of open education initiatives and found her creativity was well balanced with her persistence in moving projects to completion. It was a great please to work with Dr. Deutsch.

    March 3, 2015, Peter worked directly with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Maggie Verster
    Mobile rollout consultant, workshop facilitator and researcher at Meraka Institute, CSIR

    I admire Nellie for her enthusiastic dedication to assisting teachers worldwide with adoption of social media tools for teaching and learning. She selflessly give of her time to help others in coming to terms with social media.

    May 8, 2009, Maggie was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Randy Fisher, MA, OMD
    Education Specialist, Digital Strategy & Organizational Change Management

    Nellie is one of those rare professionals: excellent at what she does, and a sensitive and caring human being. She is highly competent, responsive and reliable. I would not hesitate in working with, and /or hiring her ~ and I have done both. Nellie, thanks for making my job easier, and adding so much value to our WikiEducator community. Cheers, Randy aka Wikirandy

    February 25, 2009, Randy Fisher, managed Dr. Nellie indirectly at University of Phoenix

    Dolly Bhasin
    Dolly Bhasin a Value added Information Services Provider

    Nellie is a great passionate elearning expert. I have attended many of her sessions and workshops and am amazed at the level of detail that she goes through in each one of them. I have over the time, shared a great passion on discussing and trying new products and technologies and innovative approaches to engage the learners attention with her. I would highly recommend her…more

    February 25, 2009, Dolly was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Mike Keohane
    Principal Architect Cisco Systems

    Nellie and I worked together as Doctoral students and the University of Phoenix. Nellie is a hard working, intelligent individual who thrives in a group environment.

    February 24, 2009, Mike was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Barbara Bray
    Author, Creative Learning Strategist, Co-founder,Personalize Learning, LLC

    There are many people who say they understand online learning but no one has the skills and knowledge of these environments like Nellie. She is developing strategies to encourage participation and interaction among participants that is teaching me and so many others in the educational technology world. Nellie takes risks to try new approaches of collaboration and sometimes…more

    February 21, 2009, Barbara was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Susan Tsairi
    Developer of Shluvim at Mofet Institute

    It seems wherever I go in educational networks, Nellie is there. Her commitment and enthusiasm both promoting and practicing online education are phenomonal.

    February 19, 2009, Susan worked with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    David Brear
    Educational Consultant at DKB Consulting

    Nellie is totally amazing. She brings to everything she does on the Web with creativity and enthusiasm. I enjoy reading her latest creation in the Web. She has done a lot to encourage eLearning. Thanks Nellie !!

    February 18, 2009, David worked with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Rita Zeinstejer
    MIE (Microsoft Innovative Educator) at Microsoft

    I have shared different online spaces where Language Learning is their primary goal, and have been able to appreciate Nelly’s commendable work and commitment, as well as a laudable display of both computer and educational skills, which she generously shares with colleagues all around the world in different online communities.

    February 18, 2009, Rita worked with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Gladys Ledwith
    Educational Consultant – Technology Integration to Educational Settings

    I met Nellie online almost two years ago, since then she has been an inspiration and someone I look up to. She has generated many online projects in which I have participated together with teachers in the school I work, providing tutoring and help together with great ideas to take into our classrooms . She is always ready and most willing to share her expertise and very…more

    February 18, 2009, Gladys worked directly with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Snea Thinsan
    Freedom Rider:-)

    Nellie and I met online a few years ago. Her presence in online communities, especially in the emerging online community building sites, as a pioneer, made her stand out as a scholar highly interested in using online community building tools for language learning/teaching and professional collaboration or establishing communities of practice.

    I strongly believe that…more

    February 18, 2009, Snea worked directly with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Jagdeep Singh Pannu
    Online Marketing Consultant

    If it has anything to do with education online, Nellie is around. I sometimes wonder about Nellie’s omnipresence and how she manages it. I hope to achieve the same level of networking proficiency someday. Nellie is one of the most hard working persons I have ever come across. She is also a great teacher and her online classes are very engaging. My best wishes shall always…more

    February 18, 2009, Jagdeep Singh was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Nicola Avery
    L&D Adviser – eLearning at The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust

    I have known Nellie for two years – she is a truly dedicated, passionate, honest, teacher with seemingly limitless amounts of knowledge, energy, enthusiasm in every interaction we have had. I have found her advice invaluable at all times, she is a wonderful listener and completely easy to communicate with at all times, she has great integrity.

    February 18, 2009, Nicola was with another company when working with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

    Anne Fox
    Coaching Connected Learning across Borders | Erasmus+

    Nellie was an inspiring and caring moderator ready to help the many newcomers with a supportive message. She helped to keep the momentum in the session going and had some excellent ideas for stimulating debate and interaction throughout the session. Within the moderator group she was very democratic and respectful of other people’s opinions.

    February 18, 2009, Anne worked directly with Dr. Nellie at University of Phoenix

  9. Blended Learning (BL) and Blended Online Learning (BOL)

    Doris Molero
    Diseñador y Tutor de Ambientes Virtuales de Enseñanza at Universidad Señor de Sipan

    I’ve known Nellie Deutsch on line for several years. Nellie is a world class expert on Blended Learning. She is an inspiration and one of the Web’s most knowledgeable experts in learning and teaching technology. She’s an educator who has connected thousand of educators around the world. She’s a great human being and has my highest recommendation.

    February 1, 2016, Doris worked directly with Dr. Nellie at IT4ALL

    kumar p s
    professor at Gojan school of business and technology

    i am overwhelmed by your profile greatness, i need your help for more insights in my teaching.

    September 19, 2015, kumar worked indirectly for Dr. Nellie at IT4ALL

  10. Teaching and Learning with Technology

    Helaine W. Marshall
    Director, TESOL/Bilingual Ed/World Language Ed, Hudson Graduate Campuses, Long Island University

    Having known Dr. Nellie Deutsch for the past few years through TESOL’s EVO and observed her online teaching closely, I can attest to her strength as a highly effective online educator. She combines technical expertise with nuanced pedagogical knowledge and skills. Her philosophy of teaching is one that values the learner’s perspective and views both teaching and learning…more

    February 21, 2013, Helaine W. worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    carol yeager
    Lifelong Learner

    Having known and worked with Nellie Deutsch for over 2 years I can honestly say she is a dedicated and professional educator and leader. She exhibits her major passion for learning in myriad ways and shares her expertise with all who are willing to accept.
    She is well organized and enjoys the challenge of working with individuals, who are creative and energetic. She…more

    August 1, 2010, carol worked with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Jeanine Jenkins
    Online Educator

    Nellie Deutsch is an exceptional leader, trainer, and educator. When I started out as a student in the “Moodle for Teachers” workshop, I was totally new to Moodle. My inspiration as a beginner began to blossom rapidly through the wonderful support and instruction of Nellie. After completing the workshop, I was very inspired by her ability in working and helping educators…more

    June 12, 2010, Jeanine reported to Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    J. R. Radney
    Learn what you want, when and where you want.

    I have worked for about half a year online with Nellie. Her online WiZiQ sessions really build a vision for constructivist learning. She is a wonderful, considerate, and knowledgeable leader in education, who has built a fine team of collaborators to help teacher use Moodle in their courses. Of particular importance to me is her sensitivity to differences of culture,…more

    June 9, 2010, J. R. reported to Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Cristina Costa
    Lecturer in Technology Enhanced Learning, University of Strathclyde

    Nellie is an outstanding person and teacher. She has what it takes to generate genuine curiosity among learners and promote interesting learning situations. Nellie is (pro)active in her approach, supportive and passionate about her professional activities, and is therefore able to motivate the people surrounding her to enthusiastically engage in innovative learning…more

    September 20, 2008, Cristina worked with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Asif Daya
    CEO at TRainersPod

    Nellie is brilliant at what she does and is magical at things she does not know about – she learns fast!!! She is VERY DEDICATED and immerses her entire soul into the project. She is a solution seeker and is greatly apprteciated and recognized by her co-workers as an independent minded woman that has great talents. I am blessed to have her with me. She’s an ANGEL!!!
    Asif…more

    June 22, 2008, Asif managed Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

    Minhaaj Rehman
    Consultant | Writer | Speaker | Translator | Editor | Policy Strategist

    Nellie is an excellent person to work with. Fabulous and helpful

    May 18, 2008, Minhaaj worked with Dr. Nellie at Moodle for Teachers (M4T)

  11. Organizer and Facilitator

    Halina Ostankowicz-Bazan
    English Language Teacher

    Dr. Nellie Muller Deutsch is an enthusiastic, sincere, awesome, outgoing, experienced online and in-class teaching/learning facilitator. It is my great pleasure to have taken part in many of her online programs and I found her to be highly knowledgeable in supporting students’ involvement and education.
    Dr. Nellie has an excellent rapport with people. Her ability to…more

    May 26, 2014, Halina worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Integrating Technology

  12. Online Facilitator

    Khalil Zakari
    Moroccans Without Borders Group Manager / Continuing Professional Development Specialist / Ed-Links-Morocco Founder

    Nellie is a devoted educationist who spares no effort to create, communicate and contribute.

    December 1, 2009, Khalil worked with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Doris Molero
    Diseñador y Tutor de Ambientes Virtuales de Enseñanza at Universidad Señor de Sipan

    Nellie is a great educator. She’s really good at connecting people and inspiring them to go beyond what they think they can go. She’s really generous and an excellent model. She can integrate tools to her classes in the most productive way.

    June 29, 2009, Doris worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Patricia Schlicht
    Programme Assistant at the COL and Open Education Advocate/Community Builder

    Nellie brought her creative and innovative expertise being an experienced online facilitator on WikiEducator to educators around the world, teaching basic wiki editing skills in our large online community. Her fresh approaches by using integrated technologies to enrich the student’s learning experiences were fully embraced and changed the way, courses were taught. Nellie…more

    June 29, 2009, Patricia was Dr. Nellie’s client

    Norm Friesen
    Associate Professor, Boise State University

    Nellie did a great job working with my class of MEd students, teaching them how to create open educational resources using Wiki-Educator. Everyone in my class learned a great deal during the training session (held remotely using Elluminate).

    I’ve also been working with Nellie on her dissertation. I’ve been advising her in an informal capacity, helping her to think…more

    May 10, 2009, Norm worked with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Peter Rawsthorne
    Improving the return on organizations technology investments. Experienced IT Director and Seasoned Enterprise Architect

    Nellie is a tireless facilitator. I am always amazed at the efforts she puts into all of her work and the attention to detail she provides. Her approach to using emerging technologies to enhance and deepen learning is exemplary. I will never forget how she could draw the learner into the material in how she interacted using streamed video.

    March 8, 2009, Peter worked with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Buthaina Al Othman
    EFL / ESP Instructor at Kuwait University

    I have known, Nellie through the Community of Practice online, Webheads in Action since 2005. Nellie is popular for her wonderful work online; she has a number of networks where learners can meet, interact, collaborate, work, and learn, together. Nellie is an expert, especially in using wikis and ning as effective social network environments. She is a dedicated Webhead,…more

    February 28, 2009, Buthaina worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Barbara Lindsey
    Adjunct Online Faculty at University of Maryland University College

    I’ve had the pleasure and honor of working with and most importantly, learning from Nellie in several venues—on the Blended Learning Ning she created several years ago and which now has over 750 members as well as during several online professional development workshops such as her “All About Web 2.0” WizIQ online session held last April 2008. Nellie has an incredible set…more

    February 28, 2009, Barbara worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

    Chris Babowal
    Owner, Babowal & Associates, Inc.

    Nellie is an asset to any project. She has a vast knowledge of internet programs and can provide resources in many areas. She is fun to work with and always very positive.

    February 24, 2009, Chris worked with Dr. Nellie at Wikieducator

  13. Instructor

    Cisco Neta Project

    Ira Director, M. A.
    Professional trainer and consultant for excellence in cross cultural communication in English

    Nellie is a dedicated English instructor with empathy for her students, presence in the training environment and insight into cutting edge teaching methods.

    October 12, 2012, Ira worked with Dr. Nellie at Cisco Neta Project

  14. Co-Moderator

    EVO09 Digifolios

    Doug Symington
    Knowledge Management and Learning Design

    Nellie went well beyond the call of duty in her capacity as co-moderator of the EVO09 Digifolios sessions. Indeed, repeatedly over our program, Nellie picked up the slack left by her co-moderators and did the bulk of intake of some 240+ participants.

    Nellie also hosted a weekly conference that used WizIQ and was always a gracious and inclusive facilitator during…more

    November 8, 2009, Doug worked directly with Dr. Nellie at EVO09 Digifolios

    Anne Fox
    Coaching Connected Learning across Borders | Erasmus+

    Nellie’s enthusiasm and creativity in what was a very open-ended event gave the session huge momentum. She could be depended on to welcome new members rapidly and in a very warm fashion. Nellie helped to moderate some of the many discussions which were part of the event and was adept in leading online meetings so that the members of the session had regular live events…more

    May 8, 2009, Anne worked directly with Dr. Nellie at EVO09 Digifolios

  15. Editor of Etni

    Etni Rag

    David Lloyd
    ICT Director – ETNI English Teachers Network / Midreshet Sde Boker / Caretakers of the Environment International

    Nellie’s keen eye for creating new initiatives and forming partnerships with educators from around the world in developing these initiatives, has moved the Etni Rag significantly forward in bringing new innovations in education to the attention of a wide global audience.

    June 9, 2010, David worked directly with Dr. Nellie at Etni Rag