Founder, Tech Savvy Mama
Leticia Barr uses everything she learned from teaching children, providing professional development to teachers and principals, and serving as a technology magnet coordinator in her current roles as professional blogger, social media strategist, and freelance writer.
Leticia founded her award-winning Tech Savvy Mama site based on personal and professional experience. She combines her knowledge of child development, psychology, education, technology, and parenting to provide useful advice for families about the technology tools that have become a part of their lives. Leticia educates families about online and mobile safety topics. She has her finger on the pulse of hot new apps and social media tools. Leticia enjoys sharing technology trends not only on her site but through her Tech Savvy Parents column on Parents.com and as a regular contributor to Scholastic Parents. She’s also often invited to share her perspective on technology and parenting at national education, technology, and social media conferences.
Leticia enjoys the distinction of having been Parents Magazine’s Editors’ Pick for Best Tech Blog. She has been named to Babble’s Top 100 Mom Blogs, 50 Top Twitter Moms by Babble, Circle of Moms Top 25 Tech Moms two years in a row, and among Examiner.com’s Top 12 Technology & Parenting Experts to Follow on Twitter.
Leticia lives in the DC Metro area with her two children, husband, and their overly enthusiastic Yellow Labrador and prefers to unplug in favor of family time.