Coding, Drones, and 1:1 w/Rich Senatore

https://pinecast.com/listen/70a8d44d-0739-4133-b8aa-e0bc4823e9dd.mp3Rich Senatore works as a Technology Integration Specialist at Mylan Park and Suncrest Elementary Schools. Rich has background as a physical education teacher but has expanded and included technology topics such as coding, drones, Chromebooks, G-Suite for Education, and others into his area of expertise for Monongalia County Schools. On this episode we discuss his … Continue reading “Coding, Drones, and 1:1 w/Rich Senatore”

Welcome to The GRIND! w/Dr. Randall Sampson

https://pinecast.com/listen/217f3223-0e84-466d-bb8c-09eac53192e8.mp3Dr. Randall Sampson immigrated to the United States from South Africa and has worked to build a career as a strong influencer in education. He was a classroom teacher and administrator in the schools in, and around, the Columbus, OH area before founding Liberty Leadership Development and has become an incredible proponent for personalized professional … Continue reading “Welcome to The GRIND! w/Dr. Randall Sampson”

Advice for New Technology Integration Specialists (TISs)

After a quick exchange with a colleague on Twitter, I thought I would share my advice for anyone taking on a role as a Technology Integration Specialist (TIS). The Three Types of Teachers Prepare for, what I call, the three types of teachers in regards to technology. I wrote about this previously in a reflection … Continue reading “Advice for New Technology Integration Specialists (TISs)”

Successful Technology in West Virginia Classrooms w/Mark Moore

https://pinecast.com/listen/0eb1d4cc-3144-438b-abec-57dbd2407299.mp3Mark Moore is a Coordinator in the Office of Technology Integration and Support at the West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE). Mark is one of the primary professional development folks related to technology for WVDE goes all over the state of WV to help prepare teachers to integrate tools and products in their classrooms to … Continue reading “Successful Technology in West Virginia Classrooms w/Mark Moore”

Summer Reading Resources

Thanks to Julia Benincosa Legg, State E-rate Coordinator @ WVDE, for sharing these out on the WV Library/Media Specialist Listserv earlier today. Summer Reading Programs: Resources Get Ready for Summer! Ideas for Teachers to Share with Families 10 Free Summer Reading Programs for Kids 7 Adventurous Program Ideas that Complement Summer Reading Those Tired Summer … Continue reading “Summer Reading Resources”

Being a Connected Educator w/Derek Oldfield

https://pinecast.com/listen/ef4485b3-8483-4705-aa9e-2cff95ffbae2.mp3Derek Oldfield is the Assistant Principal/Athletic Director at Wirt County High School in Elizabeth, WV. Derek is a former classroom teacher of mathematics and a strong proponent of Personalized PD and being a Connected Educator. Derek and I discuss his journey through education and the #WVEdChat. This Episode’s Links & Info: Derek Oldfield Derek’s Blog … Continue reading “Being a Connected Educator w/Derek Oldfield”