District Leadership’s Approach To EdTech Decisions

District Leadership’s Approach To EdTech Decisions

Ann McMullan, former Executive Director Educational Technology For Klein ISD in Houston Texas, joined the Core to discuss leading edtech topics and shared lessons learned from her work leading district technology efforts. McMullan now directs her own consulting firm in Los Angeles focusing on edtech implementation initiatives here in the U.S. and abroad. As part of(…)

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The U.S. and U.K. Joining Forces for Edtech Good

The U.S. and U.K. Joining Forces for Edtech Good

A joint effort between the former Minister of Education for England, Lord James Knight, the e-Learning Foundation from the U.K. and the 1:1 Institute from the U.S. brought together dignitaries and thought leaders in education from around the world. The Core was privileged to be invited and wanted to sit down with organizers Leslie Wilson and Valerie Thompson to further discuss education(…)

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Maine Strives for Education Excellence

Maine Strives for Education Excellence

The Core had the pleasure of speaking with Susan Williams and Jane Blais, both National Board Certified Teachers, who are working to support Maine’s teachers with professional development coinciding with TIF 3 and 4 Grants. The Maine Schools for Excellence initiative began in the 2010–11 school year as the result of a partnership with the(…)

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Daniel Pink Part II: ASCD 14

PART II: Famed author and thought leader Daniel Pink talks with Core of Education and AmericanEDtv at ASCD’s 69th annual conference in Los Angeles. Pink discusses the role motivation and influence impact both students and teachers in America and abroad. Daniel H. Pink is the author of five provocative books — including the long-running New York Times bestsellers, A Whole New Mind and Drive. His latest book, To Sell(…)

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