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Wednesday, July 15 • 4:00pm - 5:05pm
The First Few Weeks; Creating Legacy, Perspective and Leadership

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Has technology simply changed the way you deliver the same content to your students? Technology integration should change teaching and learning and empower our students to create their own knowledge. In this session we will look at the philosophical shift that needs to occur in any classroom integrating mobile learning devices. Learn how Mike and Garth create students who leave positive digital footprints worth following and own their learning.

Speakers
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Garth Holman

Teacher, Beachwood Middle School
Mike Pennington and Garth Holman have a combined twenty-seven years 7th grade social studies teaching experience. Garth currently teaches in Beachwood City Schools where he piloted their 1:1 initiative eleven years ago. Mike recently left Chardon Local Schools and is currently working for NORT2H.org and the Lorain County ESC. Their collaboration started seven years ago and has expanded to include their students. Every year Mike and Garth... Read More →
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Mike Pennington

Director of Tecnology, Independence Local Schools
My career began 9 years ago as a student teacher in Garth Holman’s 7th grade world history classes. Garth and I inspired our students to lay the foundations of the first Digital textbook created completely by students for the sake of leaving a digital legacy. The following year I became a 7th grade world history teacher at Chardon Local Schools and Garth and I co-taught between our two districts for the next 8 years. Our students... Read More →


Wednesday July 15, 2015 4:00pm - 5:05pm
Whittier Room Boston Park Plaza

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