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Professional Speaking Engagements

Interviewed on the State of the State   with RI's Commiss. of Ed.

1/23/14 State of the State

 

• "Open Educational Resources and Digital Literacy for Teachers"  12/30/13 "Meet Education Project" podcast

 

"Creating Your Own Digital Textbooks Using OER's"

Innovation Through Technology Conference-October 2013

 

 

eBooks, Digital Content, and Extending Learning Beyond the School Day---EMPOWERING PRACTICE THROUGH TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE, March 2013

 

Innovation Through Technology Conference--Open Educational Resources and their potential in RI schools, Feb.,2012

 

Computing in the Cloud--How the Central Falls High School community can improve teaching and learning through the use of'Business' tools while maintaining an 'Education' budget, June, 2010


 

 

 

Simplify Your Teaching Using Wikis and Collaborative Software!,   Central Falls School Department,  June, 2009

 

How to Work with Widgets and GadgetsInternet @ Schools East, National Conference, March 31, 2009

 

How to Use Online Collaborative Websites to Facilitate Communication Among Elementary School Teachers, Coventry School Department, March, 2009

 

•How to Use Online Tools to Teach Higher Education Students in a Virtual Environment, University of Rhode Island Professors, August, 2008

 

Are Textbooks Becoming Extinct?  Welcome to the Age of the Wikitext!  Internet@SchoolsNational Conference, April 6, 2008

 

Web 2.0 and What It Means for the School Librarian RIEMA State Conference, April 28, 2008

 

Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction, West Bay Educational Collaborative, March 4, 2008

 

Finding Online Professional Development Opportunities for Librarians, RIEMA sponsored Nov 5, 2007

 

How to Use Online Resources in Education, embedded professional development, Middletown School Department 

Presentations and Articles

State of the State

Panel discussion with the Commissioner of Education regarding innovation in classrooms using technology.

Creating Your Own Digital Textbooks Using OER's

Are Textbooks Becoming Extinct?

Are Textbooks Becoming Extinct?

Welcome to the Age of the Wikitext

MMIS

RI Educational Media Association

RIEMA