|July 2013||ISTE Conference, San Antonio||Google Spreadsheets and Scripts in the Classroom
Co-presenting with David Malone on spreadsheet tips for educators and scripts.
Ask A GCT – Poster Session
Build a Professional Website
GarageBand for the Classroom
|April 2013||Journalism Conference in San Francisco in the Google Collaboration Lab||Data Visualization
Interactive Data & Infographics. Live broadcasted by Google.
|April 2013||CUE Rock Star Express Teacher Camp, Paso Robles||Rock Star Presenter
Using Google Fusion tables to use Public Data to have students address the common core to demonstrate critical thinking skills and to express graphically through graphs and infographics.
|April 2013||Huron Middle School||Using the Promethean Board for Effective Instruction|
|April 2013||California State University Fresno||Google Sites
Applications of Google tools to express learning objectives for student portfolio projects.
|March 2013||CUE Conference, Palm Springs||Sassy Spreadsheets & Sultry Scripts|
|February 2013||CCCUE Tech Conference: ETC||iPads for Administrators
Tips for administrators to effectively use their iPads.Teaching from a Google Site
Mini Workshop to create a Google Site and discuss best practices for how to use it to be the launch point of instruction.
Google Spreadsheets and Scripts in the Classroom
|February 2013||EdCampCV||Co-organizer, led discussions on Gamification and Games for Test Review|
|January 2013||Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas||Podcast Engineer for Higher Ed Tech Summit|
|January 2013||Woodland Hills High School||Moodle in Education|
|December 2013||Google Teacher Academy, Mountain View CA||CUE Professional Development Assistant Coordinator|
|December 2012||Online Learning Symposium
|Importance of Creating Culture in an Online Environment|
|October 2012||Fall CUE Conference||Google Slam
Panel of Google Certified Teachers demonstrating unique uses for Google tools.Advanced Google Workshop for Educators
Utilizing advanced tools in Google docs, Sites and more.
Introduction to QR codes
|October 2012||California State University Fresno||Google
Google tools for educators
|October 2012||Fresno County Office of Education
Huron Middle School Training
|Promethean: Using ActivInspire and ActivExpressions
|October 2012||CETPA Conference||Apple TV in the classroom and beyond|
|October 2012||Central Valley Computer Using Educators Tech Expo||Intro to QR Codes|
|September 2012||California State University Fresno||Guest Speaker on creating a Google Site for a Digital Portfolio|
|August 2012||Learning 2.0 Conference
|Group Projects with Google DocsDeveloping your PWP (Personal Web Profile)
Grades are Not Motivating
|August 2012||California State University Fresno: Hit the Ground Running Workshop Series||KEYNOTE: Creating Interactive Instruction
Using Google to engage students.
|Led discussion on “No Homework”|
|August 2012||CUE Rockstar Camp Minarets http://cue.org/rockstar||Using Google Sites to Flip Your ClassroomGoogle Spreadsheets in the Valley
Using Google Spreadsheet to learn spreadsheet techniques.
Build your own LMS
|July 2012||Teaching Gmail
Instructing Googlers on how to teach Gmail in preparation for a community service project.
|July 2012||CUE Leadership Development Institute||Revenue Generation through Professional Development
Co-presenting with Danny Silva, utilizing CUEtoYOU and other professional development opportunities to generate revenue for your CUE affiliate.
|July 2012||CUE Rockstar Central Coast http://cue.org/rockstar||Using WordPress for Student Portfolios on a TabletCreating Educational QR Posters using Google Draw
Creating your own YouTube Playlist for Instructional Purposes
|June 2012||Google Vendor Booth at ISTE||Google Slam: LearnBoost
Demonstrate innovative way to use the LearnBoost gradebook Google Apps marketplace add in.Taking the Hassle out of Student Presentations
Using Google Presentation in conjunction with Google Sites to save instructional time and increase collaboration.
Google Education Advisor
|June 2012||Edmodo Vendor Booth at ISTE||Using Gradecam addon with Edmodo|
|June 2012||Gradecam Vendor Booth at ISTE||Using Gradecam to motivate student learning and save time.|
|June 2012||CUE Rockstar at ISTE||Save the World with Google Sites
Computer-Using Educators brings their rockstar camp format to ISTE.
|June 2012||ISTE Conference||QR Code Posters
Concurrent session on how to create wall posters that integrate Google tools and QR codes.Google Slam: Google Voice
Panel of Google Certified Teachers battle it out over innovative and unusual ways to utilize Google Tools in the classroom.
|June 2012||Clovis Unified Technology Bootcamp||QR Code Posters in the Classroom
Workshop to create wall posters that integrate Google Tools and QR codes.Excel for Beginners
Wiki’s in the ClassroomAdvanced Promethean ActivInspire
Workshop for advanced ActivInspire users on topics such as containers, restrictions, integrating Office and more.
|May 2012||Fresno City College||Google in Higher Ed
Closing keynote speaker. Workshop on using Google Docs and Forms in an instructional setting for the college level.
|May 2012||iSlope Training||iPad set up
Assisting educators in ways to set up and utilize their iPads for long distance math coaching.
|May 2012||VASA elementary charter school||Introduction to Promethean ActivInspire
Getting started with using the Promethean board and software in the classroom.Setting up ActiVotes
Assisting in the setup of Promethean ActiVotes
|April 2012||ACSA conference: Reno, NV||Google Docs for Administrators
Demonstrating uses for Google Tools to more effectively manage administrator tasks.Google Plus for Administrators
CUEtoYou session. Demonstrating ways Google Plus can be used to facilitate collaboration at a school site.
|April 2012||CSUFresno KSOEHD Civic & Character in Education Conference||Copyright and Internet Safety
Co-presented with Dr. Otto Benavides
|April 2012||Clovis High School Counseling Center||Google Docs for Counselors
How collaboration tools in Google Docs can increase collaboration and efficiency in the counseling center office.
|April 2012||WWEDU: Wels, Austria||Google in Education
Introduction to educational applications of Google Docs and Google Sites.
|March 2012||EdTechTeam (www.edtechteam.com)||YouTube in the Classroom
Workshop on how to utilize YouTube for instructional purposes.Google Search
Search tips and how to effectively utilize search to aid in classroom instruction.
|March 2012||CUE (Computer Using Educators) Conference||Google Workshop for Educators
All day event on using Google tools.
Get Slammed with Google
Team of GCT’s sharing lesser known Google Tricks.
Getting the Most out of your PWP – “Personal Web Presence”
Along with Co-Presenter Steve Hargadon presentation on taking control of your presence on the web.
QR Codes in the Classroom
CUE Tip ideas for using QR codes
Seriously Sassy Sites with the Simmering Soul Sisters
Along with Co-Presenter Diane Main, using Google Sites for Education.
|March 2012||California State University Fresno Doctoral Class||Pivot Tables
Using Google forms and pivot tables to drive decision making.
|March 2012||Promethean users Conference||ActivInspire in the Math Classroom|
|March 2012||Fresno County Office of Education||Fun tips and tricks to take back to your district|
|February 2012||California State University Fresno||Interactive White Boards
Beyond an expensive screen, how IWB’s can be effective learning tools.
Using Google draw to create visual elements for instruction.
|February 2012||EdCampCV||Using Google Forms for IEP forms
How to use a Google form to get feedback from teachers and to manipulate the data with a pivot table.
Using Google pivot tables to analyze district data.
Ideas for applying gaming principles in teaching.
Ideas for applying gaming principles to the classroom
Non Trite Conversations
How unconference events like #coffeecue and #EdCamp help teachers to have real conversations about education.
|January 2012||California State University Fresno||Google Documents|
|November 2011||Fresno County Office of Ed.||Promethean in the Math Classroom|
|November 2011||Minarets High School||iPad in Education
focus on math
@Campbell Hall High School
|iPad in Education
Math and Computer Science specific focus
|October 2011||CUEtoYOU||Google Apps in Education
Google Apps training focusing on taking Apps test.
|October 2011||Fresno County Office of Education: @Parlier Unified School District||Promethean Training|
|October 2011||California State University Fresno, guest speaker CI100||iMovie
Creating subject specific videos using iMovie
|September 2011||CVCUE Conference Visalia||#Coffeecue
An introduction to what is #coffeecue.
Building Student Character
Help build intrinsic motivation in students by utilizing Class Dojo
Leadership Strategies & Motivation
Applying principles from gaming to the classroom. How to rethink grading and assignments to better motivate students.
|August 2011||Fresno County Office of Education: @Parlier Unified School District||Promethean Training|
|August 2011||CUE to You: @Campbell Hall High School||Introduction to the iPad in Education|
|August 2011||Clovis High School, Reyburn Intermediate||Illuminate Training|
|August 2011||California State University, Fresno||New Teacher Tech Integration:
Using Twitter as your PLN;
Collaborating with Google Documents
|August 2011||CUE Rockstar Tech Camp: Minarets||Bringing your Google Site to SuperHero Status
SuperHero training: Creating a media rich curriculum resource for students in a wiki.
Telepathic Powers Not Required: Utilizing Collaborize Classroom to facilitate collaboration and discussion.
|June 2011||Fresno County Office of Education||Beginning Promethean Training
Beyond Basics: Promethean Training
|June 2011||Clovis Unified Tech Bootcamp||Illuminate Ed: Exciting teachers to utilize data in the classroom.
How to use a Wiki
Advanced Excel Training
Quia: Take your curriculum online with www.quia.com
|June 2011||Illuminate Users Conference||Why Data is Exciting to Teachers|
|May 2011||Clovis High School||Intro to Illuminate|
|April 2011||CVCUE Conference||Illuminate Ed: Why Data is Exciting to Teachers|
|November 2010||Central Valley Math Project: Math Tech Day||Using the Promethean Board in the math classroom: Elementary Level
Using the Promethean Board in the math classroom: Secondary Level
|April 2010||CVCUE Conference||iPad: A discussion
Livescribe Pen: PenCasts
Quia: Easy to create online games and quizzes.
|October 2010||CVCUE Conference||Quia: Easy to create online games and quizzes.|
|2003 – 2010||Central Valley Computer Using Educators Fall and Spring Conferences||Various presentations|
|2002 – 2010||Clovis Unified||A variety of technology presentations including Google sites, Edusoft, Zangle, Promethean, Quia, and more.|
|November 2002||California League of High Schools Conference: Monterrey CA.||Utilizing a Website in your Classroom|