Holly Pantle on the Role of Libraries and Technology

Holly Pantle is the incoming Technology Director for the Charleston (IL) school district. During much of her career, Holly spent time supporting students, teachers, and administrators as a Library Information Specialist. In this episode, Holly discusses the changing role of the Library Information Specialist, how she has supported students and teachers during remote learning, and some of the challenges she plans to tackle in her new role.

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Q&A for Technology Staff and Leaders

Event Description

Q&A with Technology Staff and Leaders – Ask questions and share experiences with colleagues from around the State. Topics may include remote learning support, upcoming 2020-21 technology purchase planning, video conferencing, and anything that is important to you at this moment.

Moderator

Chris Wherley
Network and Technology Services Coordinator
Learning Technology Center of Illinois

 

 

Q&A for Technology Staff and Leaders

Event Description

Q&A with Technology Staff and Leaders – Ask questions and share experiences with colleagues from around the State. Topics may include remote learning support, upcoming 2020-21 technology purchase planning, video conferencing, and anything that is important to you at this moment.

Moderator

Chris Wherley
Network and Technology Services Coordinator
Learning Technology Center of Illinois

 

 

ROE #28 Technology Coordinator Roundtable

Event Description

A technology roundtable for school technology coordinators/directors to share ideas and ask questions around technology.

Facilitator

Ben Sondgeroth, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator. A Google for Education Certified Trainer, former Director of Technology, and high school social studies classroom teacher, Ben has a passion for bringing creative technology integration into the classroom. Throughout his career, Ben has been able to work with teachers and administrators in bringing best technology practices into their schools and classrooms using iPads and Google Apps for Education.

 

ROE #1 Technology Roundtable

Event Description

Area technology directors and coordinators’ roundtable to share ideas and ask questions.

Facilitator

Lisa Schwartz, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator. Lisa facilitates professional learning events regionally, provides consultation and support to school districts related to digital learning, technology integration, and develops instructional materials for educators throughout the central Illinois region. Prior to joining the LTC, Lisa was an educator for 19 years in the Quincy Public School district. She is currently serving as the Western Illinois Computing Educator Chapter President and served on the Illinois Computing Educators governing board of directors.

Madison County Tech Roundtable

Event Description

A facilitated discussion specifically for tech directors/coordinators built around the theme of educational technology infrastructure, support, and services.

Facilitator

Joe Cipfl is a Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the Learning Technology Center (LTC), an Illinois State Board of Education program that delivers technology and educational services to all K-12 school districts in the state. He facilitates professional learning events regionally; provides consultation and support to school districts related to digital learning, technology integration, and technology infrastructure; and develops instructional materials for educators throughout the southern Illinois region and the state.

Joe is a veteran educator in both K-12 and higher education in the areas of science and technology and is a frequent presenter on instructional and educational technology. He is a certified teacher, a certified school administrator, and certified Google Educator. Before his role as Regional Coordinator, Joe was a science/technology teacher, university instructor, and building-level technology coordinator.

 

West 40 Instructional Technology Coaches Meeting

Event Description

Instructional technology coaches meeting open to any interested coaches in the area. A chance to network and hear what other districts are doing.

Facilitator

Nicole Zumpano, Regional Educational Technology Coordinator. Nicole e is a National Board Certified Teacher as well as an adjunct professor at three universities. Within her 26 years in education, Nicole has served on two board of directors and has been nominated for and/or received several awards for excellence in teaching. She has 15 years of classroom experience along with 10 years of instructional coaching experience. Nicole holds Masters degrees in Administration & Supervision and Technology in Education. She is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, a Google Certified Educator, and an Apple Teacher. Nicole blogs about instructional technology at Zumpanotechlab.blogspot.com.

NC ISC Technology Directors Meeting

Event Description

Networking meeting for North Cook ISC technology directors.

Facilitator

Nicole Zumpano is currently the Chicagoland Regional Educational Technology Coordinator for the Learning Technology Center of Illinois. She is a National Board Certified Teacher as well as an adjunct professor at three universities. Within her 26 years in education, Nicole has served on two board of directors and has been nominated for and/or received several awards for excellence in teaching. She has 15 years of classroom experience along with 10 years of instructional coaching experience. Nicole holds Masters degrees in Administration & Supervision and Technology in Education. She is a Google for Education Certified Trainer, a Google Certified Educator, and an Apple Teacher. Nicole blogs about instructional technology at Zumpanotechlab.blogspot.com