"I believe that common core is helping us encourage educators to engage more in innovative thinking for our students. Our district is investing in EAST programs for our students, as well as exploring blended/online learning initiatives.…"
Wednesday, February 13, 8:15-9:15 and 9:30-10:30This session will focus on the many resources available to educators in the 21st century. We will brainstorm and explore 1:1, BYOD(T), Common Core, and the skills needed for the 21st century. From those discussions, we will explore the many free tools available to help meet the needs of today's classroom. We will also explore how you decide which one works best for your district. This session hopefully will help you explore the paradigm shifting,…See More
Susan Gilley has background with more than 25 years in education. She began her educational career in business education, moved to shared responsibilities as a technology coordinator/business educator, and then moved to full time technology coordinator. She is currently the Director of Instructional Technology at Harrison Public Schools in northwest Arkansas. She is a member of the Technology Infused Education (TIE) Cadre as well as the Arkansas Society for Technology in Education and Delta Kappa Gamma. She has presented numerous times at the Hot Springs Technology Institute as well as the Arkansas Association for Instructional Media Conference and most recently at the Schools Without Walls Conference and TICAL. She has developed numerous training modules for TIE and presented a variety of those at her local coop during the summer. She makes these available to people because it's not what you know, but what you share!