Torrey Trust

Assistant Professor
Department of Teacher Education & Curriculum Studies

B.A., University of California San Diego (Visual Arts: Media with Film Emphasis), 2007
M.A., San Diego State University (Educational Technology), 2010
Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara (Education), 2014

(413) 545-1574

W246 Furcolo
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003


Professional Interests: 

Torrey Trust’s research focuses on how technology can support K-12 teachers and higher education faculty in designing contexts that enhance student learning. Her research interests include instructional design, teacher professional development, social media, web 2.0 tools, online communities of practice, professional learning networks, online teaching and learning, makerspaces, and 3D printing. Her research on teacher learning in online networks and communities has been published in Computers & Education, the Journal of Digital Learning in Teacher Education, the Journal of Research on Technology in Education, the Australasian Journal of Educational Technology, and Professional Development in Education