Here are some of the presentations I've given in the past at events, conferences, and professional development trainings. Any of these can be scaled to meet the specific needs of your staff, district, or community engagement event.
Twitter for Teachers & Students
Gaslighting the Millennial Generation
Google Tools For The Classroom
Being A Digital Leader
Family Engagement Through Technology
I'm available to present or keynote at your event on a variety of things, including (but not limited to): education, leadership, technology, and social media branding. Here are a few of the sessions people request most frequently (not an exhaustive list):
In this keynote, learn how to utilize the space in your classroom to benefit your students’ needs (and make your class feel like a coffee shop)!
The “Out Of Control” Teacher
In this discussion, we explore why it’s a GOOD thing to be “out of control” in the classroom, and how kids can benefit from self directed learning.
Good Stories vs. Great Stories
This keynote delves into how to build relationships with students and fostering a culture of togetherness.
What to Expect When You Are Expecting (A 1:1 Classroom)
Are your students getting a device next year and you have no idea what to expect? This keynote is for your staff! Whether your students use Chromebooks, Macs, iPads, Blackberries, blueberries or raspberries, we’ll help you through the process.
Uncharted Territory (New To Technology)
This keynote will help reluctant teachers (and even parents) understand the common misconceptions about technology use in the classroom, and model how students can harness mobile devices to their full potential.
Social Media for Teachers & Students
This keynote will help cure the social media woes with practical tips and online best practices when it comes to Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat for use in schools. Instead of blocking them, why not harness their potential for engagement?
It seems like there's another technology company or tool trying to sap teacher (and district) wallets every minute nowadays. This keynote is a constantly-changing adventure through many exciting free stuff we can use in classrooms and schools.
Twitter Chats: Building a Chat and PLN from the Ground Up
Using Florida PBS Learning Media Resources to Support the Implementation of Florida Standards
Skynet In The Classroom: How Using STEM Robots Can Expand Standards Based Instruction
Customizing Learning With iTunes U
A.V.E. for Success - iTunes U in the Classroom; 2015
Back to the Future! Transforming Classrooms with Digital Tools; 2016
Apple Distinguished Educator Panel; 2016
ADE 2017 Showcase Presenter, “Building A Grassroots Student Tech Team”