Name: Sarah Trabucchi

School / affiliation: Scholastic Inc.

City, state, & country: New York, NY USA

Website(s): Scholastic

Blog(s): **On Our Minds @ Scholastic**

Favorite book(s): Savage Inequalities, Carry Me Home, Reading Don't Fix No Chevys, Skinny Legs and All, A Prayer for Owen Meany

Your heroes: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Jane Austen, Maya Angelou

Your hobbies: Reading, Writing, My Dog

Your favorite Web 2.0 technologies: flickr, blip.tv

How has Web 2.0 and social networking made a difference to you personally and/or professionally? Besides the fact that Web 2.0 pays half the rent, Web 2.0 is changing the face of both education and communications. As a communications person in the field of education--that's a big blinking sign that I should care about it, embrace it, and enjoy it...or get out of the game!