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Mark Edwards, Ed.D.

Mooresville Graded School District, Mooresville, N.C.

Mark Edwards, Ed.D. is considered a pioneer of 1:1 computing in public schools.  He currently serves as superintendent of the Mooresville Graded School District (MGSD) in Mooresville, NC.  He was named the 2013 AASA Superintendent of the Year.  Previously, Dr. Edwards was superintendent of the Danville, and later, Henrico, VA, school districts.  He was selected as North Carolina Superintendent of the Year in 2013, Virginia Superintendent of the Year in 2001, a Harold W. McGraw Prize In Education recipient and an eSchool News Magazine’s Tech Savvy Superintendent.  A father of three, he is the author of Every Child, Every Day: A Digital Conversion Model for Student Achievement.