Instructional Materials & Technology
Virtual Speaker Series 2011-12
Twitter for Educators: Wednesday, April 18 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Whether you are a teacher, administrator or classroom assistant, Twitter is an excellent resource to connect with other educators, follow experts in a particular field, share and exchange ideas, and learn from others at your own pace. Join us for an exciting session about Twitter and its impact on education.
Target audience: Classroom teachers and school administrators
Eric is the Principal at New Milford High School located in Bergen County, NJ. He is passionate about establishing and fostering learning environments that are student-centered, collaborative, flexible, and prepare all learners to succeed in the 21st Century. As an educational administrator he firmly believes that effective communication, listening, support, shared decision making, and the integration of technology are essential elements necessary for the transformation of school cultures. Eric has emerged as an innovative leader in the use of social media and web 2.0 technology as tools to engage students, improve communications with stakeholders, and help educators grow professionally. Eric is a NASSP Digital Principal Award winner (2012), Google Certified Teacher, ASCD 2011 Conference Scholar, co-author of "Communicating and Connecting With Social Media: Essentials for Principals", writer on education for the Huffington Post, co-creator of the Edscape Conference, sits on the FEA Board of Directors, and was named to the NSBA "20 to Watch" list in 2010 for technology leadership. Follow Eric on Twitter: @NMHS_Principal.
For more information about this session, please contact:Kurt Schollin, Instructional Technology Integrator
firstname.lastname@example.org 215.348.2940 Ext. 1110