Presentations and Workshops


Upcoming Events

Association of Technoloogy Leaders in Independent Schools (ATLIS), Washington, DC, April 2018

  • IT's Role in Transforming Learning Spaces
  • Chaplain, Counselor, Caregiver? Why and How We Lead

Past Events

Association of Technoloogy Leaders in Independent Schools (ATLIS)

  • Design Thinking & Space - interactive workshop, with Denise Musselwhite, Atlanta, GA, 2016
  • Leading IT All: Your Next Professional Challenge - panel discussion, Atlanta, GA, 2016

National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conferences, (NAIS)

  • Design the Edge Effect: Space and Place Renovations (3-hour), Baltimore, MD, 2017
  • Transforming Learning Through Space and Place Renovations, San Francisco, CA, 2016
  • Digital Oral History, NAIS Speed Innovating Session, Seattle, WA, 2012
  • ReThinking Technology Leadership (3-hour panel workshop), Washington, DC, 2011
  • Student-Constructed Knowledge, NAIS Speed Innovating Session, Washington, DC, 2011
  • Peek Into the School of the Future (3–hour workshop), San Francisco, 2010
  • 1:1 Laptops: Implications for School Systemic Change (3–hour), Chicago, 2009
  • Setting a Course for IT Success: A Navigation Clinic for School Leaders, Chicago, 2009
  • The Future is Now: A Peak Inside a Fully Integrated Technology Rich School, Chicago, 2009
  • Laptops Unleashed: An Integrated Approach to 1:1 Computing (3–hour), New York, 2008
  • 21st Century Strategies for School Leaders (panel moderator), New York, 2008
  • Oral History Archives Project, Classrooms of the Future exhibit, New York, 2008
  • Laptops Unleashed: An Integrated Approach to 1:1 Computing (3–hour), Denver, 2007
  • Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration, Boston, 2006
  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project, Montreal, 2004
    • recieved "Leading Edge Award"
  • Implementing Wireless, San Francisco, 2002

SparkPlaces - co-designed and hosted 2-day workshop on contemporary learning environments for school leaders from around the country, Feb. 2016, San Francisco

Athenian School, Danville, CA, San Francisco, 2016

  • Professional Development Day (private event)

Phllips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH, September, 2011

  • Professional Development Day (private event)

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

Westwood Public Schools, Westwood, MA, November, 2010

  • Keynote Speaker - Professional Development Day (private event)

Oral History Association Annual Meetings

  • San Francisco to Mississippi: Students Publishing Oral Histories of the Southern Civil Rights Movement (moderator), Denver, 2011
  • So, What Do You Do? (panel member), Denver, 2011
  • Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom (panel member), Denver, 2011
  • Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom (panel), Atlanta, 2010
  • Oral History in the 21st Century Classroom (full day workshop), Pittsburgh, 2008
  • Producing Web-based Digital Video Interviews (full day workshop), Oakland, 2007
  • The Digital Video Generation: Practicality and Efficacy of Student Produced Oral Histories - panel moderator, Oakland, 2007

Independent Schools Association of the Central States Conference (ISACS), Columbus, OH, 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, 2009

  • Digital Filmaking Workshop - 3-days (private professional development)

Worcester Academy, Worcester, MA, 2009

  • Keynote Speaker - Professional Development Day (private event)

National Educational Computing Conference (NECC - now ISTE)

  • Telling Their Stories: The Oral History Archives Project, Global Gallery, Washington, DC, 2009
  • 1:1 Laptops and Seamless Integration: Peek into the Frontier
  • Telling Their Stories: Global Gallery, San Antonio, 2008
  • 1:1 Laptops and Seamless Integration: Peek into the Frontier
  • Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration, Atlanta, 2007
  • Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories, New Orleans, 2004
  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project, Seattle, 2003

California Association of Independent Schools Northern Regional Meeting (CAIS)

  • Producing Web-Based Civil Rights Oral Histories, Oakland, 2009
  • Mississippi and Beyond: Creating a Civil Rights Oral History Project
  • The Future is Now: A Peak Inside a Fully Integrated Technology Rich School
  • Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration, Atherton, 2005
  • Telling Their Stories: Oral History Archives Project
  • Implementing Wireless, Atherton, 2003

The Society of American Archivists, Oral History Section (keynote), San Francisco, 2008

Building Global Communities Technology Conference, Honolulu, 2008

  • Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration
  • Telling Their Stories: Producing Web-based Digital Oral History

Holocaust Forum, National Holocaust Memorial Museum and UCS, Los Angeles, 2008

Sidwell Friends School, Washington, DC, 2008

  • Integrating Laptops: Urban School Model (private event)

The Willows Community School, Culver City, CA, 2007

  • Oral History Workshop (private event)

Laptop Institute, Memphis

  • Implementing an Integrated Apple Laptop Program – Laptop Institute Mentor, 2007
    • Best Practices Track – 8 Urban School teachers led workshops
  • Making the Laptop Disappear: Moving to Seamless Integration (keynote), 2005
  • Laptops Unleashed!, 2004
  • Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories, 2004

The Tech Forum, Seattle, 2006

The Nueva School, Hillsborough, CA, 2006

Bay Area Deans Meeting, San Francisco, 2006

  • Teen Social Networks in the Age of 2.0

The Foothill Country Day School, Claremont, CA, 2006

  • All-Faculty Professional Development Workshop

Facing History and Ourselves, Holocaust and Human Behavior Institute, San Mateo, 2006.

International Oral History Association World Conference, Sydney, Australia, 2006

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

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

Ed–Media, World Conference, Montreal, 2005

  • Authentic Doing: Using Digital Video to Produce & Publish Oral Histories on the Web
    • 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