The start of school is an exciting time and I often use it as a reminder for focusing on professional goals for the upcoming year. Here are some of the goals I’ve set for myself this year.
Melissa Lim began her career in education as an elementary classroom teacher almost 20 years ago. She currently works as an education technology specialist for Portland Public Schools in Portland, OR and has been with the district for the last 16 years. Her job is focused on providing professional learning opportunities for district staff and teachers and supporting their education technology needs.
Melissa Lim shares what Portland Public Schools is doing during Instructional Leadership Academies with school leaders.
Are we using educational technology in today's classrooms to truly amplify learning and encourage the development of new skills and powerful ideas? Read Melissa Lim's insights gained through first hand experience.
What do visionaries do in the summer? Learn all about Intel Visionaries and their inspirational learning meetups.
Edcamps have become a popular option for professional learning in schools. Read Melissa Lim's post to find out what is so special about an Edcamp day.
With technology changing so rapidly, I often feel like there is a disconnect in terms of what a lot of parents understand about technology and how it is being used in schools today. Organizing this event was a response to that problem.
We welcome new Leadership Voices Blogger, Melissa Lim! Learn all about Google Expeditions and the engaging learning experiences they can provide.