HCS Teacher Leaders: Google Certified Educators

Hardin County Schools has been a Google Apps for Education/gSuite district for 3 years.  Our teachers have been committed to exploring these tools and integrating them into their classroom to improve student learning and engagement while also increasing their efficiency as educators.  After having conversations with teachers around the district it…

Google Classroom: Discussion Hack!

This past weekend I had the opportunity to learn and grow with Amy Ayer, 6th grade teacher in Riverside Unified School District. During a discussion on Google Classroom someone asked THE MOST POPULAR question I always get in a training.  Amy saved the day with this quick easy hack while grading discussion…

HCS Chalk Talk: #HCSInnovate

The excitement is catching and everyone wants to know about the impact of #HCSinnovate Teacher Fellowship so far this school year.  Huge thanks to John Wright, Director of Public Relations in Hardin County Schools for featuring our program on HCS Chalk Talk. In this episode of Chalk Talk, John sits…

Reading Alive w/Aurasma

Stephanie Taylor is a 6th grade ELA teacher at North Middle School.  She is also one of our #HCSInnovate teacher fellows.  A couple of weeks ago we were brainstorming ways to bring technology + student engagement into her next lesson in reading class.  Stephanie is fortunate enough, at NMS, to…

#HCSinnovate: Meet the Fellows

Today, across the Twittersphere we are talking #teacherleadership.  This topic is near and dear to my soul. Back in August we launched the first ever #HCSinnovate Teacher Fellowship in Hardin County Schools.  This group is compromised of some of the best teacher leaders I've ever had the pleasure of knowing.…