Your Name and Title/Role:
Rachelle Dene Poth, Spanish and STEAM Teacher, Consultant, Author
School, Library, or Organization Name (if applicable):
Riverview School District, Jr. Sr. High School
Area of the World from Which You Will Present:
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): educators, tech coaches, administrators, media specialists, students, pre-service teachers, librarians, student teachers, IT staff , guidance counselors, paraprofessionals
Short Session Description:
This week I will be talking with Mandy Froehlich, consultant, keynote speaker, author of the Fire Within, Divergent EDU and Reignite the Flames. We will talk about preparing for the return to school. Some of our conversation will focus on mental health and wellness, SEL and supporting our students and their families, teacher disengagement, strategies for embracing the unknown. Join us for an important conversation and the opportunity to ask questions about these topics!
Let's talk about the future of education and how to thrive!
I am an edtech consultant, presenter, attorney, author, blogger and teacher. I teach Spanish and a STEAM course on emerging tech that covers AR/VR and artificial intelligence. I present regularly at conferences on technology and ways to drive student learning. I am president of the ISTE Teacher Education Network and serve on the leadership team for the ISTE Mobile Learning Network. At ISTE19, I received the Making IT Happen Award and a Presidential Gold Award for volunteer service to education. I am also a Buncee Ambassador, Nearpod PioNear, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and Google Certified Educator Levels I and II.
I am the author of In Other Words: Quotes That Push Our Thinking, The Future Is Now: Looking Back to Move Ahead, Unconventional Ways to THRIVE in EDU and Chart A New Course: Essential Skills for Tomorrow's World.
Unconventional: Quick to get started with SEL, PBL, AR/VR, Choice Boards, HyperDocs, Global Collaboration and more
I am a regular blogger for Getting Smart, DA Administration, Defined Learning, Neo LMS and Newsweek STEM Informer.
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