Digital Learning Specialists
Department Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Highly motivated and experienced educators who support teachers, staff, administrators, and curriculum teams in creating future-ready learning environments.
Whether it is earning your Google Certified Educator certificate, getting ideas on how to use Chromebooks in your classroom, or needing a hand to hold through the basics, this team is here to support you. We can:
- Plan with your team
- Model and Co-teach
- Conduct professional development for you/your team (conference periods, before/after school, whole staff, PLCs)
Visit our Technology Professional Learning page at www.pisd.edu/dltclasses for upcoming professional learning opportunities, self-paced classes, and recordings of our virtual classes.
What We Do
The Digital Learning Specialists support the development of digitally fluent educators who are empowered to be excellent technology integrators and who create future-ready classroom environments. The Digital Learning Specialists are internationally recognized educational leaders who design and deliver professional learning that promotes purposeful and effective technology integration.
This team supports district initiatives such as the 1:1 Chromebook roll-out and online textbook support. Each specialist supports multiple curriculum areas and coordinates campus technology professional learning at over 70 campuses across the district.
ETSI (Educational Technology Success Initiative) is a summer professional learning experience, created by the Digital Learning Team, designed to empower Ed Tech leaders on each campus. pisd.edu/etsi
The Digital Learning Team has a dedicated Microsoft Teams chat to provide just-in-time support for educators and staff.
Tech Talk is now "on demand". Send a text message in the Microsoft Teams chat if you'd like one-on-one coaching!
Find the link to join our virtual office hours on our Tech Talk site.