Uniquely Qualified Instructor
ASHLEY TAPLIN is a highly experienced secondary math educator and presenter. She is a frequent presenter at local, state and national seminars, often speaking on best ways to use technology to increase student engagement in the math classroom. Ashley is passionate about equipping fellow secondary math teachers with innovative, practical tools and ideas they can immediately use in their classrooms. Ashley is also passionate about helping educators discover the joy of learning mathematics that can happen when students use Desmos for exploration and creation.
Ashley is often a featured author and blogger on innovative sites such as Edutopia. She is also the author of Making Best Use of DESMOS to Strengthen Your MATH Instruction (Grades 6-12), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar. Join Ashley for an outstanding day full of specific ways you can get the most out of Desmos to strengthen your grades 6-12 math instruction.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"Wonderful presentation and awesome use of my time. I learned a great deal and am very excited to put what I learned to use and to explore further into the world of DESMOS!"
Kathy Mangelsdorf, Teacher
"This was enjoyable, helpful and full of information. I actually didn't want it to end. Ashley is a great teacher and she is so knowledgeable. Wonderful workshop!"
Diana Hannah, Teacher
"I had no idea Desmos had so many amazing functions! I learned a lot. Very useful overview, and great instructions on how to find more learning materials."
Alyson Lee, Science and Math Faculty
"I really appreciate the many resources that Ashley provided so that I can continue learning independently."
Kathy Hawes, Math Teacher
"Very knowledgeable and adaptive presenter. Ashley did a great job keeping things moving but still answering questions and meeting needs of those attending."
Taryn Owens, Math Teacher