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Linked In Profile and Recommendations

Mr. Frank Koontz

Associate Director

Bureau of Education & Research

915 118th Ave SE, Suite 240

Bellevue, WA 98005

fkoontz@ber.org


Karen Kahan

Manager, Educational Technology

Texas Education Agency

1701 North Congress Avenue

Austin, TX 78701-1492

karen.kahan@tea.state.tx.us


Mrs. Joyce Logan

Director of Technology (retired)

Lumberton ISD

joycelogan@mac.com


Other names upon request.



Sample comments from workshop participants:

  • I thought it was the most useful professional development I have attended this semester. I look forward to the next training session.

  • This presentation is both thought provoking and necessary to the success of students. The message will be shared with my school community.

  • This has been excellent; I can hardly wait for the next session. My confidence level has greatly increased.

  • Every administrator and teacher needs to attend this wonderful academy.

  • What an excellent academy! Patsy is an excellent presenter and has so much information to share. I know we will all walk away after the four days knowing way more than we did when we arrived!

  • Very good information on implementing technology into the classroom. Patsy is very knowledgeable.

  • This has been a wonderful learning experience for me. I have loved every moment of it. I think our presenter was superior. This was relevant information and it was presented enthusiastically.

  • The information Patsy is sharing with us is extremely valuable to those of us who feel more competent with technology and also to those who are still newbies!

  • You are an awesome instructor. You keep everyone on task and are very motivating.

  • Without a doubt, Mrs. Lanclos is super!

  • Great session, I really like hands-on and practical!

  • I truly enjoy these sessions with Patsy. Her enthusiasm and knowledge are infectious. It is VERY worthwhile time spent!

  • The presenter is awesome. Very motivating.

  • I appreciate this training. I have learned many things and have started to think about what I need to do as a technology leader on my campus.

  • I have loved this academy. Thank you so much for all of the time and knowledge you have shared with us. It has been wonderful.

  • Patsy was great and I wish there was a way that she could come back next school year, teach technology again, and select me to come back for a follow-up session.

  • I've learned more in this first session than in years of stumbling around on my own. Thank you so much.

  • This should be a must class for all teachers

  • This has been the most helpful class I have taken, this is information I will really use.

  • This is probably on of the best and most useful professional development classes I have had. I have always known that I was lacking in computer knowledge, but now I am excited about maybe learning

  • I just love it. Enough said.

  • Unbelievable helpful and enjoyable.

  • THANKS!

  • This is an important training for all teachers. This gives them ideas to integrate technology with all subjects

  • Great job by presenter, very relevant, makes me want to learn more

  • This was the most informative and real to life training that I have attended in a very long time.

  • I thought it was the most useful professional development I have attended this semester. I look forward to the next training session.

  • This presentation is both thought provoking and necessary to the success of students. The message will be shared with my school community.

  • This was very helpful. The technology training I have had since coming to work in Lumberton has been the best I've ever had. Today's session has my wheels spinning...in a good way.

  • Wow what a way to become a better leader by knowing how to use technology and model it for the teacher.

  • Mrs. Lanclos was great, as usual.

  • This is such a great wealth of knowledge every time I come. All the new info on website and vocabulary. I want to become closer to the Digital Natives in my school.

  • This has been a wonderful learning experience. New learning and great ideas make these days away from campus rewarding.

  • It is critical and we will never make significant progress without in the area of technology integration without it. Nice day. Great activities. Super workshop.

  • The presenter is awesome.

  • Very motivating

  • This was a GREAT experience to be taught some of the uses of technology that can improve instruction at our campus.

  • I have loved this academy. Thank you so much for all of the time and knowledge you have shared with It has been wonderful.

  • Without a doubt, this has been the best training session that I have attended at Klein.

  • I enjoyed today even though I did not expect to.

  • This will be one of the most useful teacher & student programs I have been using in the academy sessions.

  • I really enjoyed it! Thanks !!! I feel I can use this for science centers