Presentations and Workshops

Web-Accessible Presentations:

Access many of the movie demonstration files here
Several older presentations modified for web-viewing are accessible here

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Phllips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH, September, 2011
Professional Development Day (private event)

Athenian School, Danville, CA, February, 2012
Professional Development Day (private event)

Westwood Public Schools, Westwood, MA, November, 2010
Keynote Speaker - Professional Development Day (private event)

Center for Innovative Teaching Summer Workshops, The Urban School of San Francisco

Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS) - Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, November 5-6, 2009, Featured Speaker

  • 1:1 Laptops: Implications for School Systemic Change
  • A Peek Inside a Fully Integrated Technology Rich School
  • Creating a Web-Based Civil Rights Oral History Project

iSummit '09, Coalition of Lighthouse Schools - Annual 1:1 Laptop Conference, Memphis, 2009
Featured Speaker, Administration Track

McComb School District, McComb, MS, July, 2009
Digital Filmaking Workshop - 3-days (private professional development)

Worcester Academy, Worcester, MA, October, 2009
Keynote Speaker - Professional Development Day (private event)

National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conferences, (NAIS)

Seattle, WA, March, 2012

  • ReThinking Technology Leadership (3-hour panel workshop)
  • Digital Oral History, NAIS Speed Innovating Session

Washington, DC, February, 2011

  • ReThinking Technology Leadership (3-hour panel workshop)
  • Student-Constructed Knowledge, NAIS Speed Innovating Session

San Francisco, February, 2010

  • Peek Into the School of the Future (3–hour workshop)

Chicago, February, 2009

New York, March, 2008

Denver, March 2007

  • Laptops Unleashed: An Integrated Approach to 1:1 Computing (3–hour workshop) Co–presented with Mark Salkind, Head of School

Boston, 2006

Montreal, 2004

  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project (recieved "Leading Edge Award" with Deborah Dent-Samake)

San Francisco, 2002

  • Implementing Wireless

National Educational Computing Conference (NECC)

Washington, DC, June, 2009

  • Telling Their Stories: The Oral History Archives Project, Global Gallery
  • 1:1 Laptops and Seamless Integration: Peek into the Frontier

San Antonio, June, 2008

Atlanta, June, 2007

New Orleans, 2004

  • Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories

Seattle, 2003

  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project

California Association of Independent Schools Northern Regional Meeting (CAIS)

Oakland, 2009

  • Producing Web-Based Civil Rights Oral Histories
  • Mississippi and Beyond: Creating a Civil Rights Oral History Project
  • The Future is Now: A Peak Inside a Fully Integrated Technology Rich School

Atherton, 2005

Atherton, 2005

  • Implementing an Integrated 1:1 Laptop Program
  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project

Atherton, 2003

  • Implementing Wireless

Oral History Association Annual Meeting

Denver, October, 2011

  • San Francisco to Mississippi: Students Publishing oral Histories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement (moderator)
  • So, What do you do? (panel member)
  • Speed Transformation / Spotlight on "Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom": A Special issue of The Oral History Review (panel member)

Atlanta, October, 2010

  • Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom (panel)

Pittsburgh, October, 2008

  • Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom (full day workshop)

Oakland, October, 2007

  • Telling Their Stories: Producing Web-based Digital Video Interviews - full-day workshop
  • The Digital Video Generation: Practicality and Efficacy of Student Produced Oral Histories - panel moderator

The Society of American Archivists, Oral History Section Annual Meeting, San Francisco, August 29, 2008, Guest Speaker

Building Global Communities Technology Conference 2008, Honolulu, June 9-10, 2008

Holocaust Forum, National Holocaust Memorial Museum and UCS Shoah Foundation Institute, Los Angeles, April 3-5, 2008
An Approach to the Use of Oral Testimonies presentation_icon

Sidwell Friends School, Washington, DC, March, 2008
Integrating Laptops: Urban School Model (private event)

The Willows Community School, Culver City, CA, July, 2007
Oral History Workshop (private event)

The Tech Forum, Seattle, November 2, 2006
Learning With Digital Video (pdf)

The Nueva School, Hillsborough, CA, October 30, 2006
Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration

Bay Area Deans Meeting, San Francisco, October 23, 2006
Teen Social Networks in the Age of 2.0

The Foothill Country Day School, Claremont, CA, September, 2006
All-Faculty Professional Development Workshop

Facing History and Ourselves, Holocaust and Human Behavior Institute, San Mateo, August 11, 2006.
Oral History in the Making

International Oral History Association World Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2006
Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories on the Web
Read the paper or view the presentation slides

Laptop Institute, Memphis

2007

  • Implementing an Integrated Apple Laptop Program – Laptop Institute Mentor
  • Best Practices Track – The Urban School – 8 Urban School teachers led workshops throughout the conference

2005

2004

  • Laptops Unleashed!
  • Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories

Anytime Anywhere Learning Conference (AALF), Boston, 2006
Making the Laptop Disappear

California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) Annual Meeting, Santa Barbara, 2006
Making the Laptop Disappear

Bay Area Laptop mini–Conference, San Francisco, 2006
Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration
Listen to the podcast. Click to play file or right click to save to desktop.

Digital Storytelling Festival, Legacy Stories panel member, San Francisco, 2005.

Ed–Media, World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications, Montreal, 2005
Authentic Doing: Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories on the Web
Received Outstanding Poster Award.

California League of High Schools (CLHS), Monterey, 2004
Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project

National School Boards Association (NSBA) T+L Conference, Anaheim, 2003
Implementing Laptops