Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Andy Mann is an experienced classroom teacher, technology pioneer and energetic presenter. He is sought after for his depth of knowledge and ability to meet the needs of participants with diverse levels of knowledge and comfort with technology. His passion is to help educators and students learn to use technology to improve teaching and learning. Andy brings a wealth of experience to each seminar, working with other educators to select and use technology resources to improve teaching and learning.
Andy is the author of Creating and Enhancing Engaging Makerspaces in Your Classroom and School (Grades K-6), the handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. He is an expert in Google and Chromebooks and is a certified Google Education Trainer.
Recognized for his leadership in educational technology, Andy is a two-time recipient of the International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE) “Making It Happen” Award.
Participants leave Andy’s seminars with a wealth of new tools, apps, strategies, and integration ideas they can use immediately when they return to their classroom.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
“Andy’s seminar is a great balance of talking, sharing and hands-on activities. Andy is very knowledgeable and excited about the topic of makerspaces.”
Krystal Zaglool, Art Teacher
“Andy is well organized and full of great information.”
Adam Alvarez, French/Spanish Teacher
“Andy is an enthusiastic teacher. Loved the slides-liked that we could take notes right on the slide. I am eager to enhance my makerspace with his ideas.”
Ann Logan, 2nd Grade Art Teacher
“I appreciate Andy for balancing basic with advanced tips and for being super prepared. Content is excellent.”
Charlene Brown, Teacher/Tech Resource
“Our school is looking to create a makerspace in our elementary end. Andy’s seminar gave many ideas that can be taken back to school.”
Geri Haugen, 3rd Grade Teacher
“Awesome, Andy! So very energetic and spirited about everything that he does and so very patient with the entire audience!”
Peter J. Vandenbergh III, High School Spanish Teacher
“Andy Mann is a fabulous instructor with valuable knowledge and great tools to understand what is available. I would highly recommend this seminar to other STEM/makerspace teachers/coordinators.”
Andrew Velishek, STEM Teacher