Showing posts from October, 2017

Coffee with a Geek Interview with Monica Burns

GUEST:  Monica Burns WHEN:  Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 TIME:  1:30-2:00pm Platform:  Youtube Live!  Link HERE Had a fantastic first interview on Halloween with Monica Burns.   A little bit about Monica: Dr. Monica Burns is an EdTech and Curriculum consultant, author and former New York City public school teacher. She visits schools across the country to support PreK-20 teachers to make technology integration meaningful and sustainable. Monica’s website helps educators place tasks before apps by promoting deeper learning with technology.   How to connect with Monica.   Twitter: @classtechtips I will be tapping into Monica's expertise as well as discussing her books!  Can't wait!!!

Coffee with a Geek Interview with Jennifer Casa-Todd

WHAT:  Interview with Jennifer Casa-Todd WHEN:  October 11th, 2017 TIME:  4:30pm-5PM WHERE:  Youtube Live:   HERE Last April I attended the Canada Connect Conference in Niagara Falls and watched a fabulous Keynote by Jennifer Casa-Todd.  Her presentation was very inspiring because it focused on the empowering uses of educational technology and social media for students.  I will be talking to Jennifer about her thoughts on Edtech as well as her new book, Social Leadia! A little bit about Jennifer in her own words:   Jennifer Casa-Todd is wife, mom, and a Teacher-Librarian at Cardinal Carter CHS in Aurora, a former Literacy Consultant for the York Catholic District School Board,  and the author of the book, Social LEADia. She also is a grad student, and a food-loving, book-loving Ukulele player-want-to-be. She loves to hang out with her family--playing cards or hiking, and enjoys curling, golfing, reading, and writing. She is passionate about showing teachers and students ho