Camille McCue, PhD 2019

Camille McCue, PhD 2019

About

Camille Moody McCue, PhD is a STEM education consultant and Dummies author. She is currently writing the second edition of her Getting Started with Coding (Dummies Jr.) book for Wiley Publishing. Camille most recently served as the Director of Technology and Curriculum Innovations at the Adelson Educational Campus in Las Vegas. There, she crafted new educational initiatives schoolwide, including the construction of a K12 Startup Incubator which emphasized an interdisciplinary coding, maker, and design curriculum.  

Always energized by her daily connection with students, Camille has taught courses including AP CS, physics, math and Future Cities Engineering. In previous summers, Camille served as Curriculum Director for Spark Skill, teaching courses to elementary students in video game coding, 3D printing, and IoT.

Camille earned her BA in math (University of Texas at Austin) and her graduate degrees, including her PhD, in curriculum and instruction (UNLV). She has worked in teaching, technology, and television for entities including NASA and PBS. A Tech Exec Lifetime Achievement winner and longtime author, Camille has written ten Dummies books. She volunteers on the Lt. Governor’s Task Force on Entrepreneurship, the Girl Scouts STEAM committee, and the DISCOVERY Museum education board.