Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Dr. Desiree Alexander is an experienced secondary teacher and Google Certified Innovator and Trainer who has taught in the traditional classroom, blended learning and distance learning environments. Desiree has received numerous awards for her work in instructional technology including Top 30 Technologist by the Center for Digital Education, PBS Learning Media Digital Innovator for her home state and Leader of the Year for her region's Association of Computer Using Educators.
Desiree is passionate about helping fellow secondary teachers discover practical ways to find success while distance learning by leveraging Google and other cutting-edge technology tools to greatly enhance learning in their secondary classrooms. Desiree has co-authored multiple books and is the author of DISTANCE LEARNING: Strengthening Your Online Instruction and Student Success, the extensive digital resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar.
Join Desiree for an outstanding day full of specific ways you can strengthen Distance Learning instruction and student success in your grades 6-12 online classroom.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"What a great day. So much information that I can use right away with online teaching. Thanks so much!"
Lisa Mullins, Teacher
"Dr. Alexander was very informative, engaging and useful. I would HIGHLY recommend her presentation to other teachers."
Sarah Hogan, Teacher
"This was the most useful workshop I have attended in terms of gaining tools for my classroom! Thank you for all of the fantastic resources!"
Kendra Leavitt, High School Teacher
"Desiree's seminar was instructive and engaging, and she was excellent! Time flew by and I was surprised when the day was over."
Karen Adrian, Teacher
"Wow! What a wealth of information. I'm so looking forward to using many of the techniques I've learned about today. I'm also thrilled with the handbook. It's a terrific resource that I'm sure will get lots of use."
Donna Coppola, Middle School Teacher
"Desiree did an excellent job! I learned a lot! Her content was relevant for people of all levels and her tone was inviting and laid back. I appreciate all the resources."
Angela Brown, Teacher
"Desiree Alexander is an excellent presenter! She is dynamic, prepared and practical. This seminar is well designed to reach all participants' level of comfort and experience."
Karen Clements, Teacher
"Desiree did a fantastic job of providing helpful information for teachers at all levels of experience! I learned a ton of tips and tricks I can immediately apply to my classroom."
Megan Komp, Middle School Teacher
"Thanks so much for all the info. Desiree did a great job of differentiating and having enough content to keep experienced users busy while providing beginners with the basics."
Lindsay Connally, Teacher
"Desiree was amazing! She is very knowledgeable about technology and instruction. I highly recommend her as a presenter!"
Misty Smith, Teacher
"This was amazing. I learned so much – this was exactly what I needed. Desiree held my attention the entire time."
Sara Gray, High School Teacher