21CLHK Pre-Conference: A Professional Development Program for Your School

Cross posted at The FishBowl Blog

Thursday March 9, 2017 09:00 – 16:00
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Steve Katz & Ben Summerton

How can we make professional learning more contextual, more personalized, and more connected to student learning?

Session Resources

In order of use during session:

The FishBowl Narrative
Groups At Work
Form for Draft Plan
Professional Development Proposal Template (Blank)
autoCrat Google Sheets Add-On
Professional […]

Professional Development That Works

This presentation about ongoing professional learning in The Fish Bowl at Korea International School was presented twice. The first time at the Learning 2 Conference in Bangkok, Thailand, October and the second time at EARCOS Leadership Conference in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, November 2, 2014. The slide show below is from the EARCOS conference.

The […]

Presentations At KORCOS Conference 2014

This year at KORCOS I very much enjoyed presenting two new sessions. The first, Kahlo Meets Coppola: Art, Activism, & Film, was presented with Sara Arno. It is the explanation of the unit we worked on together called Protest Art, that teaches students to use art to provoke a reaction to important social issues. All […]

Workshop in Ipoh, Malaysia

Come join us for a five day technology integration workshop in Ipoh, Malaysia May 1-5, 2014. There are a few spots left.

For registration & hotel information contact Jessica O’Kelly or Amanda Stoddard.

Ed Tech Jumpstart Workshop Agenda

Introduction To Keynote

I recently created this presentation to help teachers new to Apple’s Keynote learn some of the basic features. The idea of the presentation is that you download it, follow the instructions on each slide, and learn the basic features by completing the task on the slide. When we ran the PD sessions on campus there […]

Learn To Avoid Phishing Scams

Below is a quiz to help teach some of the tricks that are used when attempting to scam someone via email. This presentation was created to help to educate our teachers to detect phishing and scams so that they will not fall victim to these misleading and often very sophisticated email messages.

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Personalizing Professional Development for Administrators

Below is the presentation and notes for the session that Tim Bray & I presented to administrators at the KORCOS conference in Songdo, Korea, March 9, 2012.

Personalizing PD for Administrators

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Teach With Video Podcast 012

A review of the new Supercamera AF.

Watch the video I created with it below.

watch?v=4X9BTyxRXSo

Teach With Video Podcast 011

Teach With Video was awarded best podcast in the “Professional Perspectives” category in the Kidcast Podcasting in the Classroom awards.

Monkeys in my back yard.

Costumes & props.

My history students’ costumes from last year.

Professional Development

I have been living and teaching in Costa Rica since 2003. I came from a school district in California that offered many opportunities for professional development both on campus and at the district office. The district provided several professional development days every year. Honestly, I didn’t enjoy a lot of it. Way too many workshops […]