EdTech Innovator: Terri Simpson, Middle School English Teacher
Original Air Date: March 8th, 2013
edWeb.net and T.H.E. Journal are co-hosts of a series of webinars on edTech innovators. Listen to an interview with Terri Simpson, a middle school English teacher at Maplewood Middle School in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana. Terri is the T.H.E. Journal “Innovator of the Month” for March 2013. Terri began using technology with Palm devices to download Shakespeare plays. Her students begin rewriting the plays in their own words and even put on their own production. She now uses iPods, digital cameras, iPads, student voting systems, and cloud computing to improve technology skills and make learning fun. Terri has written several grants to support her use of technology in the classroom.