#TrickleChallenge, Badges, Gamification, Professional Development

#ISTE18 People’s Choice Session — Badges & Micro-Credentials Party!

January 4, 2018

I MIGHT have the amazing opportunity to share my passion for digital badges and micro-credentials at the 2018 ISTE Conference, but I really need your help! ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) is offering their first-ever, crowd-sourced collection of sessions and we all have to “beg for our supper.”   In all honesty, I’m pretty intrigued by this idea.…

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#TrickleChallenge, ConnectedTL, CUE, PLN, Twitter

#ConnectedTL Transitions Into Year 4 of Connected Leadership

staff lounge
January 2, 2018

Back at the Fall CUE conference in 2014, I met Rhonda Corippo and together, with Matt Vaudrey, we dreamed up #ConnectedTL — a network that connects and bridges current and aspiring teacher-leaders. This was at the peak hiring season for TOSAs and instructional coaches, and we saw a distinct need to support each other and so many other educators on their leadership…

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#TrickleChallenge, Professional Development, Soft Skills

Challenge Accepted…

Trickle Challenge
January 1, 2018

I am ready to take on a very specific challenge and I can’t wait… I think. With this being January 1st and all, it’s appropriate to stop and reflect on the last year. I’ve had an intense 12 months, and I would never have predicted the way my year unfolded in so many different directions. With each new opportunity I took…

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