Robert Reilly

2003 Distinguished Contributions to Public Service
in a Pre-College Environment




"For your vision and leadership in developing international virtual learning communities to evolve K-12 educational theory, curriculum, and pedagogy through the active exchange of information, ideas and technological innovation."


Dr. Rob Reilly is the computer education teacher at the Lanesborough Elementary School in Lanesborough, Massachusetts USA. He is also a Visiting Scientist at the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he is conducting NSF funded research in the area of affective computing, emotions and learning. He has been a Visiting Scientist at MIT's Center for Educational Computing Initiatives, a Post Doctoral Research Associate at the University of Massachusetts' Office of Information Technologies, and a Teaching Associate, at the School of Education at the University of Massachusetts. His email address is: His Web site is: