Building Empathy Through Global Communication & Collaboration!

Thank you so much for joining our session at the CTA Delta Service Council Spring Educators Conference at SJCOE! As promised, here is the link to my complete presentation (the … Continue Reading →


Check out how YOU CAN be a Microsoft Innovative Educator!

As a teacher, I understand the power of being in a supportive and dynamic professional learning network. I’ve been a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert for five years now, and it’s … Continue Reading →


Minecraft and Building Global Empathy

Gathered around a computer, five of my students were having a discussion about what to build in their Minecraft world. “We should build a bridge because we need to build … Continue Reading →


Thanks for Being Ready to Microsoft at CUE 2019!

What a wonderful turn out for “CUE 2019 Office 365 Rock Star: Are You Ready to Microsoft!” Thanks to everyone for coming to share the Microsoft love! It was great … Continue Reading →


Empathy & Hacking at MUSD’s 2018 EdCon!

What an amazing EdCon at Manteca Unified School District! With almost 230 sessions, four keynotes and around 1100 educators, there was a lot of learning going on! Special thanks to … Continue Reading →


Hacking the Classroom at SJCOE Tech Summit 2018!

How exciting it was to present to a FULL session of passionate and enthusiastic educators at the 2018 San Joaquin County Office of Education’s Tech Summit! We covered so many … Continue Reading →


BLC18: Making Connections & Learning Fearlessly

What an amazing, exhilarating and inspiring Building Learning Communities Conference! This 19th annual conference organized by November Learning (led by the incredible Alan November) brought together educators from around the … Continue Reading →


ISTE 2018 – Collaboration & Creativity in Action!

Where do you start when you get to ISTE? Do you line up at all the amazing sessions you want to see? Do you spend a good portion of your … Continue Reading →


Cultivate World Literacy and Change the World

Carlos was a puzzle. He usually had a bright, engaging smile, loved to read, and was very well spoken. However, when it came to writing assignments, he froze.  Two years … Continue Reading →


Office 365 Rock Star Session at #CUE18

Thank you so much for joining us at our Microsoft Office 365 Rock Star session at #CUE 18! Office 365 is powerful regardless of the platform, and MicrosoftEDU is constantly … Continue Reading →