In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff sits down with New Jersey Tech Coach Eric Guise to talk about the importance of Tech Coaches focusing on the function rather than the application. For many Tech Coaches, they are often in a position of wanting to push a specific app because it’s the latest and greatest. However, for many teachers, these new and exciting applications aren’t household names and it’s often scary to think about introducing something new.
In this episode of “Ask the Tech Coach,” Jeff unpacks the key steps needed to begin planning your school district’s Educational Technology Integration Plan. In this episode, you will learn why it’s important to not only clearly define your scope and sequence for creating a digital classroom but also why it’s important to give your teachers yearly benchmarks that will effectively meet the ISTE standards.