Learning Innovation Specialist in Colorado Springs, Colorado
I am the owner and chief consultant for Innovations in Education, LLC, a member of the Educational Collaborators team and Executive Director for Colorado ASCD. I have worked as a teacher, librarian, and 21st Century Learning & Innovation Specialist in PreK-12 for over 25 years. I recently served as the facilitator of Colorado's Media Literacy Advisory Committee.
I am passionate about helping teachers to become designers of learning, and helping them to help students develop essential 21st century skills and own their learning through curating, personalized learning, global collaboration, inquiry, and project based learning. My goal is to help teachers, schools, and districts transform teaching and learning to better prepare students for the world in which they will live, learn, and work, and to help teachers design learning that sticks and that kids love.
I will collaborate with you to design and facilitate professional learning that is personalized to meet the needs of your educational community, whether it be strategic planning, strategies for peer or digital coaching, or best & next practices for modern teaching and learning. Topics I address in my workshops include:
· Student Questioning & Inquiry Based Learning
· Personalized Learning
· Project Based Learning
· Design Thinking
· Backwards Design
· Rigor & Relevance: Quadrant D Learning (ICLE)
· ePortfolios for Learning
· Being a Connected Educator
· Learner Agency
݁Contact me at [email protected]