Dr. Cody Raper
Dr. Cody Raper
Director of Innovation
Dr. Cody Raper

Director of Innovation

Educational Technology

Enterprise Tech

About Me

Hello! I’m Cody Raper.

I’m an instructional technologist who believes that technology has the power to revolutionize teaching and learning. I have been a classroom teacher and an instructional coach working with teachers on technology integration while overseeing a 1:1 deployment of Chromebooks. Now, I’m the Director of Innovation (CTO) for Cleveland City Schools. My passion is technology, and I love implementing educational technologies that become a catalyst for student growth.

  • Employer Cleveland City Schools
  • Title Director of Innovation
  • Education EdD, Liberty University
  • License Administrator - ILL-A
  • Experience 12 Years in Educational Technology
  • Teaches At Lee University - Adjunct
  • Certification Google Certified Trainer
  • Certification Apple Teacher
Employment History
Director of Innovation

Director of Innovation (CTO)
for Cleveland City Schools
(January 2020 - Current)

Adjunct Instructor

Lee University
Teaching Graduate Students
(May 2019 - Current)

BLADE Facilitator

Blended Learning and Digital Enhancement Facilitator
for Cleveland Middle School
(June 2017 - December 2019)

STEM Education

STEM Education Instructor
for Cleveland Middle School
(July 2010 - June 2017)

Core Trainer

Tennessee Department of Education
Independent Contractor
(2013-2014)

Education and Preparation
Doctor of Education

Educational Leadership
Liberty University
2018

Educational Specialist

Instructional Leadership
Lincoln Memorial University
2014

Master of Arts in Teaching

Secondary Education
Lee University
2010

Bachelor of Science

Business Administration and Accounting
Lee University
2009

Leadership Fellow

Hamilton County
Public Education Foundation
2017

Scholarly Works:
Lee University Classes

EDUC-575

EDUC-675