8.3ET – Global Connections

The internet has made the world a smaller place. Everyone is able to see and talk to their loved ones using Skype, Facetime and Google Hangouts. How can we use these tools in the classroom? Let’s break down the walls of the classroom and collaborate with other classrooms around the United States.

Rachel Pierson is a technology nerd with a teaching and learning habit. She currently serves as a Personalized Learning Coach at Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton Public Schools. Prior to that, she was a K-6 STEM teacher at JWP, and served in WELS ministry in grades 5-8 at Trinity Lutheran School in Waukesha, WI. Rachel loves finding new ways to add to her instructional technology toolbox, and has a passion for teaching other teachers how to use these tools to their advantage. She loves being a connected educator! She holds certifications as Level 1 and Level 2 Google Educator, Google for Education Certified Trainer, and GSuite Google Cloud Certification.

Sectional 8

Thursday, June 27

8:00 am