Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Jackie Pickett is an experienced elementary school teacher and Instructional Coach, with particular expertise in grades 3-5. Jackie's many years of classroom experience allows her time to classroom-test the tech tools she will share. Focused on finding the best tech tools that are proven to support instruction -- rather than adding just one more thing to teachers' very busy days – Jackie shares the best, easy-to-use tech tools for distance learning.
She incorporates video making, Google, Ed Tech Tools and more into classroom content to help support student engagement and integration of cross-curricular content. Jackie is a proven expert able to help all educators infuse technology into their daily instruction. She has taken her expertise of technology in education and presented to teachers across the nation. Her knowledge on the topic of digital learning is respected and helpful to teachers faced with the challenge with digital learning integration.
Jackie is also the author of DISTANCE LEARNING: Successful, Practical Strategies (Grades 3-5), the extensive DIGITAL resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Jackie is an extremely engaging, high energy instructor. Her enthusiastic and welcoming personality keeps people interested, but also makes them feel comfortable, allowing them to ask questions and dive deeper. She has a wide range of ideas and approaches which she uses to tailor her techniques to any grade level or subject! "
"Jackie was able to guide me in connecting the workshop material to my classroom through providing multiple opportunities to interact with the information she presented. She was engaging and knowledgeable, not only presenting her prepared material, but in answering questions we had during the workshop."
"It is clear from her presentation that Jackie Pickett is an innovative educator and master teacher. She understands the importance of creating connections for students by making learning relevant. Ms. Pickett knows how to create rigorous and enriching learning experiences by integrating various academic standards in a PBL/STEAM framework."