MindShare Learning's Rob Martellacci chats with our National video contest winners Barry Janzen, Jonathan Crossland and Carrie Beaumaster at ISTE 2011 in Philadelphia.
Megan speaks to MindShare Learning's Robert Martellacci on the Globalization of Learning and Adobe System tools for higher education.
Megan Stewart, Director, Worldwide Higher Education, Adobe Systems
As Director of Adobe Worldwide School Division, Megan Stewart is responsible for developing solutions to help educators around the world successfully integrate Adobe products into their classrooms and across their schools. With 12 years of experience in creating and delivering educational technology programs, she seeks to support the use of technology to enhance the teaching and learning experience and the development of 21st Century skills.
Kathy Hurley, Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, for Pearson
Education and the Pearson Foundation, is a 35-year veteran of the education
industry. Throughout her career in the education industry Hurley has also
served in top executive positions in both publishing and technology
Skills Tutor is a cloud based tutoring program. Hall talks about the power of mobile learning.
Michael Goodman, the Instructional Technology Coordinator for Arlington County's Kenmore Middle School which was named the first-ever SMART Showcase school of the year. Goodman talks about his schools 5-year plan to integrate SMART boards into every classroom. And how Barak Obama visited his school this year and signed a SMART board.
MindShare Learning Moment with Karen Billings on the latest trends learning and technology including mobile learning and cloud computing.
Dr. Karen Billings, Vice President, Education Division of the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA)
Dr. Karen Billings has over 30 years of experience in the education technology industry with positions in management, development, marketing, sales, and classroom teaching. As Vice President of the Education Division at SIIA, Dr. Billings drives the association’s work with member companies for whom educational publishing is a primary business. Prior to SIIA, Dr. Billings was Vice President, Major Business Initiatives and Vice President and General Manager of the MediaSeek Division for bigchalk, Inc. She has also worked at Microsoft Corporation, Claris Corporation, and Logo Computer Systems, Inc. in strategic relations, marketing, and sales. Dr. Billings taught for 12 years in K-12 and Higher Ed classrooms and has authored four books and numerous articles for education journals.
As part of the MindShare Learning Report special anniversary March edition we're pleased to announce a new feature --A Cross Canada Check-up Series to commemorate our anniversary and continued innovation in pushing the 21st Century envelope to prepare students for the global knowledge economy. The timing is fortuitous in that Alberta is at the start of the alphabet, leads the way in EdTech innovation and Alberta’s education minister Dave Hancock has kindly agreed to grant us an interview for our 21st Century EdTech Spotlight on Alberta. Minister Hancock recently returned from the UK where he represented the council of education ministers at the inaugural World Forum on Technology & Learning in the UK. For your FREE issue of the MindShare Learning Report, go to: www.mindsharelearning.com