Our guest today is Jake Miller - the EduGIF Guy. We explore professional development for educators and how important it is to stay connected.
Jake is a Google for Education Trainer and is currently the Technology Integration Specialist for Brady Middle School in the Orange City School District, managing the implementation of Google Apps, 1:1 Chromebooks and Schoology. He is a member of the Lead to Learn Project Core Team, which was recently awarded a $750,000 grant to further the school’s efforts in 21st Century Learning.
He previously taught and co-created a middle school STEM Program at Kimpton Middle School in Ohio. Prior to that he taught 9 years of maths and science in various grades. Jake has presented and keynoted at many conferences.
Jake hosts The Educational Duct Tape weekly podcast, voted as one of the best edtech podcasts out there by Ditch That Textbook. Each episode has a different guest with awesome ideas for using tech in the classroom! And they are jam packed with ideas!
You can find him on Twitter at @JakeMillerTech