Wiki LogoOn this page you will find a listing of the various presentations and workshops I have run. Resources from many of them can be found on my Presentation Resources Wiki.

Please note that not all of my resources are on the wiki yet, but I’m diligently working on it… when I’m not preparing for my next presentation :-)

2017

  • Design Thinking FlashLab and Keynote – Experiential Education Exchange Conference – Co-presenting with James Campbell (St. Louis, MO; April)
  • Design Thinking and Maker, Design and Engineering: People-Centered Problem Doing – MVIFI School Visit Day at Mount Vernon Presbyterian School – Co-presenting with Trey Boden, Meghan Cureton, and Amy Wilkes (Atlanta, GA; April)
  • Prototyping: Building to Learn – MVPS College Roundtable (Atlanta, GA; March)

2016

2015

2014

2013

  • A Parent Conversation about Social Media – The Harley School Parent Council (Rochester, NY; November)
  • Scratch Playground (a student led session introducing teachers to Scratch) – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Rochester, NY; July)
  • The Math of Making – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Rochester, NY; July)
  • Various Professional Development Sessions for Administrators, Faculty, and Staff – The Harley School (Rochester, NY; June – August)
    • Copyright/Fair Use/Creative Commons
    • Windows 7 and Office 2010
    • Blogging for Teachers: Communicating your Classroom Wonders
    • The Connected Classroom: Lower School Edition
    • WordPress Blogs: Lower School Edition
    • Pinterest: A Culture of Sharing
    • Schoology II
    • Schoology I
    • Web 2.0 Tools
    • Geek Time
    • More with SMART Boards
    • Assessment Targets using Technology
    • Student Projects for Deeper Understanding
    • Student Blogging
    • Screencasting: Hearing Your Students Think
    • Becoming a Connected Educator (PLNs)
    • Open Sessions – drop-in curriculum/edtech support
  • Elementary STEM, and a little STEAM too! – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Turtles Can Do Math… So Can You! – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Math is ____, Tech is ____ – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; February)

2012

  • Technology for Admins – Workshop for School Administrators at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; September)
  • Various Professional Development Sessions for Administrators, Faculty, and Staff – The Harley School (Rochester, NY; June – August)
    • Content Curation
    • Digital Storytelling
    • Personal Learning Networks (PLMs)
    • Blogging
    • Screencasting
    • Websites as Student Assignments
    • SMART Board Lessons
    • Digital Learning Environments
    • Websites II
    • Websites I
    • Microsoft Outlook
    • Microsoft Word
    • Open Sessions – drop-in curriculum/edtech support
  • Continuing the Conversation Keynote – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Technology for Admins – Workshop for School Administrators at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; January)

2011

  • Web2.0 Tools for Engaging and Energizing Classrooms – STANYS Annual Conference (Rochester, NY; November)
  • What’s New in Geometer’s Sketchpad ver5? – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Albany, NY; August)
  • Student Understanding Compliments of The Geometer’s Sketchpad – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Albany, NY; August)
  • Various Professional Development Sessions for Administrators, Faculty, and Staff – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY; July-August)
    • PBL
    • Elementary Mathematics
    • Infinite Campus Gradebooks
    • Formative Assessment Techniques
    • TeacherSites – Classroom Websites
  • Making Magic with The Geometer’s Sketchpad – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)

2010

  • Savannah Community Computer Workshop – Clyde-Savannah Central School District and Savannah Chamber of Commerce (Savannah, NY; March)
  • Math, Science, and Technology Activities with Meaning – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • More than Geometry with The Geometer’s Sketchpad – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Middle Schoolers Can Be Dynamic Geometers Too! – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Multiple Technologies for Creating a 21st Century Math Class – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; February)

2009

  • Half Day Professional Development Conference – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY; October)
    • PDP First Time Login for All Faculty
  • Half Day Professional Development Conference – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY; September)
    • Intro to Senteos
    • Senteo for Grades 5-8
    • Social Studies Review – Assessment
  • Opening Day Technology Sessions – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY; September)
  • Various Professional Development Sessions for Administrators, Faculty, and Staff – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY;July-August)
    • Senteo Student Response Systems
    • Advanced Smart Board Skills
    • Improving Your Skills with Microsoft Office
    • Doing More with Your Website
    • Web2.0 at Clyde-Savannah
    • Creating Technology Projects for your Students
  • Texas Instruments TI-84/84Plus/Nspire Calculator Workshop – Rochester City School District (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Making Investigations with The Geometer’s Sketchpad – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Forget Geometry, show me The Algebraist’s Sketchpad – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; March)
  • Superintendent’s Conference Day Workshops – Clyde-Savannah Central Schools (Clyde, NY; March)
    • Spring Cleaning for Your Network Drives
    • Your New Computer Lab
  • Technology for Creating a Constructivist Math Class: Methodology and Practice – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; February)

2008

  • Creating Multiple Representations to Enhance Student Learning and Understanding – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; February)
  • Creating Multiple Representations to Enhance Student Learning and Understanding – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at Nazareth College (Rochester, NY; February)

2007

  • PowerPoint for Beginners – St. John Fisher College Faculty Professional Development Day (Rochester, NY; November)
  • Real World Conics for Your Classroom – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Aurora, NY; August)
  • Multiple Representations Enhance Student Learning and Understanding – AMTNYS Summer Institute (Aurora, NY; August)
  • Vernier Probes and the Graphing Calculator – Wayne Central School District Professional Development Day (Ontario Center, NY; July)
  • T^3 Trainings on Graphing Calculators – Yonkers Central School District (Yonkers, NY; June)
  • The Geometer’s Sketchpad in the Classroom – Workshop for Preservice Math Teachers at Nazareth College (Rochester, NY; April)
  • Technology: Lessening the Workload – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; April)
  • The Mathematical Initiative – Pi Mu Epsilon Honors Society Induction Keynote at Nazareth College (Rochester, NY; March)

2006

  •  Wayne Honors Society Induction Speech – Wayne Central School District (Ontario Center, NY; November)
  • Math Instruction and PowerPoint: A Perfect Match – AMTRA Spring Conference (Rochester, NY; April)
  • Technology and the Art of Teaching: Activating Your Classroom – Technology Symposium at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; March)

2005

  • The Art of Technology: Through the Eyes of the Teacher – Technology Symposium at St. John Fisher College (Rochester, NY; February)