November Tech Teachers Named
Brad Lobenstein and Rebecca Simpson were selected as recipients of the Teacher Technology Award for November. Brad has been a leader in technology integration at the high school. He was one of the first teachers to use Google Drive and Documents in his curriculum to improve students’ writing. Brad also introduced Socrative (an online assessment tool) to his colleagues. He was a presenter at the SLATE (School Leaders Advancing Technology in Education) Conference last year and assists with technology integration training.
Rebecca Simpson was chosen for her outstanding work using video in her classroom. She uses video to help her students retain information, understand concepts, and to engage students in what they are learning. Video helps her students make connections between the curriculum and the world outside her classroom. Rebecca is able to bring history into her classroom through video to meet the variety of her students’ learning styles.
Congratulations, Brad and Rebecca!