Name: Prof. Katya M Vigil
Title: Assistant Professor of Educational Technology
Office Location: Dyson 352
Extension: (845) 575-3000 ext. 2633
Personal Web Page:
Degrees Held:

Ed.D. in progress Boston University (expected 2014)

M.Ed. University of Massachusetts at Amherst

B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Massachusetts Instructional Technology License K-12

California Multiple Subjects Credential 


Kumar, S. & Vigil, K. (2011). The Net Generation as Preservice Teachers: Transferring Familiarity with New Technologies to Educational Environments. In Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education Volume 27 2011 (pp. 144-153). Eugene, OR: ISTE.

Kumar, S. & Vigil, K. (2010). Pre-service Teachers’ Perspectives on Web 2.0 Integration in Teacher Education Courses. In Proceedings of World Conference on E-Learning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare, and Higher Education 2010 (pp. 1908-1913). Chesapeake, VA: AACE.

Research Interests:
  • peer feedback in online contexts
  • Web 2.0 (UGC, crowdsourcing, tools, techniques)
  • Copyright and Fair Use with digital sources
  • pre-service teacher technology education





Pi Lambda Theta Education Honor Society

MassCUE: Massachusetts Computer Using Educators

SITE : Society for Information and Teacher Education 

ISTE: International Society for Technology in Education




MASSCUE conference presentations:

2013: Infographics in Education

2012: Using Copyright Free Materials for Teaching and Learning

2011: Media Literacy for Elementary Students