Differentiation Made Possible: Hapara Workspace for Google Apps
Event status:Acess archived webinar hereDate and time:Thursday, November 19, 2015 1:00 pm
Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)
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Differentiation and personalization for deeper learning requires teacher planning and effort. In this webinar you will hear how two teachers streamlined the process of differentiating learning in their classes using Hapara’s Workspace and Google Apps.
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Michael Biondo (www.biondoteaches.com)
Is in his 13th year as a Social Science teacher and in his 7th year as an Instructional Coach at Maine South High School in Park Ridge, Illinois. He is a US History teacher. He coordinates and facilitates student participation in the Chicago Metro History Fair, the local affiliate of the National History Day competition. In his other role, he provides one-on-one coaching to teachers, leads staff development programs and workshops for staff, and co-facilitates a district-wide action research cohort that is in its 5th year. He is a Google for Education Certified Trainer. He earned his BA in History at Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois. He has an MA in History from Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, and an MA in School Leadership from Concordia University Chicago. Michael was named Illinois Computing Educators (ICE) “Classroom Educator of the Year” in 2015.
Steve Mouldey is a specialized learning leader at Hobsonville Point Secondary School near Auckland, New Zealand. Hobsonville Point places an emphasis on learning through inquiry by infusing interdisciplinary and hands-on project based learning into the curriculum. Prior to his work at Hobsonville Point, Steve served as teacher and Dean at Takapuna Grammar school.
Tanya Johnson is the Product Management Lead at Hapara. She lead the team the built Hapara Workspace, Hapara's assignment and project management tool for Google Apps that supports differentiation, personalization, and collaboration. Prior to coming to Hapara, Tanya held senior product roles at Propellerhead, Draft CFB, and Tribal DDB. She is passionate about making things that just work, and about serving the needs of the global education community.