professional development

Help Build The Perfect Summer PD for K-12 Educators

Help Build The Perfect Summer PD for K-12 Educators

I love summer.

I like thinking about it. I like traveling during it.  I like doing meaningful things that help me professionally during it.  What about you?

I am guessing you are either a teacher or a school administrator. What does summer mean to you?

GOOGLE TIPS AND TRICKS – POST #2

GOOGLE TIPS AND TRICKS – POST #2

We are gearing up to hold our  Google training for teachers in Palm Springs this summer. Click here for details and registration. With this great opportunity in sight, I will be writing a series of blog posts sharing some of my favorite Google tools, tips, and tricks.

Google Docs is the most popular flagship Google app. If you know how to use Microsoft Word, you definitely will have no problem learning to use Google Docs, even if you’ve never used it before. This post will share a few hidden gems in Google Docs that I know you’ll love.

3 Key Attributes of A Well Connected Teacher

3 Key Attributes of A Well Connected Teacher

What does it take to be great?  A device in the hands of every student is not the ultimate answer.  To make technology come together in the classroom takes a teacher with a unique set of skills.  Skills probably not covered in their teacher preparation programs.  So what is the recipe for success?  The answer can be complex and long.  To be brief, I will break it down into 3 areas.  We call it "The 3 C's" for teacher technology productivity.  What are "The 3 C's" for teacher technology productivity?  Let's take a deeper look.