Francis Jim B. Tuscano is the GS EdTech Coordinator and Department Chairperson of Xavier School-San Juan in the Philippines. He is the founder of empowerED, an education advocacy and platform that aims to celebrate and elevate the teaching profession. In 2017, he was the first Filipino to be a Global Teacher Prize Finalist by the Varkey Foundation. His classroom innovations that focus on the use of technology tools, makerspace, and STEAM has been recognized by various international institutions. Jim was also included in the 30 under 30 global list of literacy leaders and change makers of the International Literacy Association for 2019. He is an Apple Professional Learning Specialist, Apple Distinguished Educator, digital learning consultant, and sits as member of the National Basic Education Commission of the Catholic Educational Association. He hosts the empowerED Podcast Channel on Spotify and Apple Podcasts.
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