Uniquely Qualified Instructor
Bethany J. Petty is a highly experienced and current secondary Social Studies teacher and Google Certified Trainer and Educator. Bethany is passionate about helping fellow Social Studies teachers discover outstanding, deliberate and meaningful ways to integrate technology into their classrooms. She has built a solid reputation for her ability to distill and share the best practical ways for using Google Classroom, Tools and Apps to greatly enhance instruction. Bethany is a frequent presenter on a variety of Google and educational technology topics.
She is the author of Illuminate: Technology Enhanced Learning, (EdTechTeam Press, 2018). Bethany is also the author of Making Best Use of Google Classroom to Strengthen Your SOCIAL STUDIES Instruction, the extensive digital resource handbook each participant will receive at the seminar.
Join Bethany for an exciting day of learning and exploration, filled with a wealth of practical ideas for making the most of Google Classroom in your grades 6-12 History/Social Studies program.
What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter
"This is the best tech workshop I have had. I can see the benefit for my students."
Rebecca Gilchrist, Teacher
"Thank you! I especially appreciated the real classroom examples."
Lara Kirk, Teacher
"Truly inspiring seminar with great examples that Bethany shared to help us use these tools in our classroom."
Tammy Overchuck, Middle School SS Teacher
"Tremendous amount of information. It was practical and there was plenty of time to practice. Very applicable to today's learners and teachers."
Dave Estabrook, History Teacher
"Excellent presenter! Bethany was very engaging and energetic!"
Nicole Raccio, Teacher
"Bethany was great! Very informative and knowledgeable about Google Classroom."
Courtney Weinheimer, SS Instructional Specialist
"Great! I'm leaving with so many ideas to use in my Social Studies classroom! Thank you!"
Lynn Plotkin, Middle School SS Teacher
"Best PD I've ever been to! Bethany was a terrific presenter and provided so much great info!"
Whitney McKee, History Teacher
"Bethany was a great source of info and such an expert. I loved that this seminar was all Social Studies based."
Susan Rinaldi, SS Teacher
"Bethany's delivery was humorous, warm, engaging, and professional. One of the best seminars on the use of technology in the classroom I have ever attended. Thank you."
John Berkel, Teacher