About

For the past ten years, Kathleen has worked to help businesses and non-profit organizations in the health care and education sectors to manage risk and settle disputes.

Kathleen has expertise in civil litigation, health law, education law, and instructional design. She advises organizations on matters related to employment law, contract disputes, discrimination and harassment matters, and technology & privacy laws. Kathleen provides trainings and counsels in the drafting of employee handbooks, policies, and procedures.

Kathleen believes it is important to give back to the community and foster an appreciation for the preservation of cultural heritage and global citizenship. To this end, Kathleen is a member of the Board of Education Advisors at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, a member of the first Teacher Advisory Council at the New England Aquarium, a Panelist on the PBS Education‘s Teacher Advisory Group, and an Ambassador for the TES Global Network. In these roles, she advises cultural institutions in programming with a focus on state legislation, school & district policies, and education best practices.

Kathleen studied in the International Business and Trade Law Program, and received her Juris Doctor in Comparative and International Law from the Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law in Washington, DC. She also interned for the United States Department of State at the US Embassy to the Holy See in 2002. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Classics & Political Science from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Kathleen is a member of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, and is licensed to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. She also holds a Preliminary Teaching License in History in Massachusetts.

Publications

Editor, “Handbook on Medical Malpractice: Questions and Answers for Patients & Providers,” Topics in Employment and Healthcare Litigation, Volume 2, 1st Edition, (2013).

Co-author, “Maritime Security Operations: Law and Practice at the Beginning of the 21st Century,” International Peacekeeping: The Journal of International Peace Operations, V. 12 (2008).

Speaking Engagements

Reardon, Kathleen. Ditch the Slideshow: Transform the PD Experience. MassCUE 2018 Spring Leadership Conference. College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA. March 2018.

Reardon, Kathleen. Travel Through Time with Minecraft & Game-Based Learning. Global Education Conference. Online Conference. October 2017.

Reardon, Kathleen. Tech Trip: Leverage SAMR, Enhance Your Field Trips, and Reinforce Digital Citizenship; and Reardon, Kathleen. Travel Through Time with Minecraft & Game-Based Learning. 2017 MassCUE Fall Conference. Foxborough, MA. October 2017.

Reardon, Kathleen & Megan Haddadi. Travel through Time with Minecraft & Game Based Learning; and Haddadi, Megan & Reardon, Kathleen. Documenting Student Learning in the Classroom. 2017 International Society for Technology in Education Conference & Expo. San Antonio, TX. June 2017.

Reardon, Kathleen. Workshop: Tech Trip: How Technology Can Enhance Your Field Trips.; and Chen, Mulian & Reardon, Kathleen. Paper Presentation: Online Game-Based Learning in the Language Classroom. 2016 ACTFL Annual Convention & World Languages Expo. Boston, MA. November 2016.

Reardon, Kathleen. Presentation: Tech Trip: Using EdTech to Get the Most Out of Class Field Trips. 2016 AISNE The Connected Teacher Conference. Southborough, MA. December 2016.

Reardon, Kathleen. CUEKids Presentation: My Digital Footprint: Student Digital Portfolios. 2016 MassCue/M.A.S.S. Fall Technology Conference. Foxborough, MA. October 2016.

Reardon, Kathleen. Workshop: Field Tripping 2.0: Using Technology to Enhance Field Trips and Student Travel; and Presentation: Game On! How Can Online Gaming Inform Offline Learning?; and Playground: MinecraftEdu in the Classroom: Using Minecraft as an EdTech Tool. 2016 The Park School E3 Conference: Engaging in Educational Excellence. Brookline, MA. July 2016.

Reardon, Kathleen. Workshop: Leverage SAMR to Enhance Your Field Trips and Reinforce Digital Citizenship. 2016 International Society for Technology and Education Conference and Expo. Denver, CO. June 2016.

Reardon, Kathleen. Poster Presentation: Tech Trip: Using Technology to Augment Experiential Learning. 2015 International Society for Technology and Education Conference and Expo. Philadelphia, PA June 2015.

Reardon, Kathleen. Social Media in the Latin Classroom. American Classical League Institute. UConn. June 2015