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About John Escaleira

~ EDMODO CERTIFIED TRAINER & SUPPORT AMBASSADOR ~ District Technology Facilitator, Union City Public Schools ************************************************************************************************************* ~ MA in Educational Technology & English as a Second Language Teacher Certification - NJCU ~ BA in Psychology & Elementary School Teacher Certification - William Paterson University ~ Apple Authorized Foundations Trainer ~ ☆ STAR Discovery Educator ~ SMART Board Interactive Whiteboard and Notebook Software Teq User Certified ~ Fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish ~ Experience: 9th year as District Technology Facilitator, 7 years as Technology Literacy Teacher, 2 years as Kindergarten Teacher ~ Reside: Toms River, New Jersey (Jersey Shore) ************************************************************************************************************* JOIN URLs FOR MY PUBLIC GROUPS: (copy & paste the link below the group description into address bar to request to join the group) { Professional Development Opportunities Group } This Edmodo Group is the place for educators to inform others about upcoming professional development opportunities such as webinars, conferences, summer institutes, etc. Don't forget to share recorded tutorials and webinars that you find beneficial. http://edmo.do/j/8urtxj { NAO Robotics in the Classroom Group } NAO has became a star in the world of education. Thanks to NAO, students in more than 70 countries can learn programming in a fun and practical way. They can program him to walk, catch small objects and even dance! Let's start programming and sharing! http://edmo.do/j/hufi9c { Maker Movement Group } There is currently a movement sweeping the country called the “Maker Movement”. The movement is fueled by the popular and new creative way of making and creating utilizing the latest technologies such as 3D printing, robotics, coding and micro controllers. http://edmo.do/j/4qg9u3 { Video Conferencing in the Classroom Group } This Edmodo group is a place for educators to discuss the various brands of video conferencing equipment (Polycom, Cisco, Tandberg), virtual field trips, and content provider programs that are being used in today's classrooms. Let's make connections around the World and bring their classroom to yours… http://edmo.do/j/ygez84 { Achieving with Student Growth Objectives SGOs Group } So many educators are searching for help understanding how to realize greater student performance through the practice of setting rigorous Student Growth Objectives (SGO’s) / Student Learning Objectives (SLO's). Let's help each other out and calm everyone's nerves… http://edmo.do/j/jzndzj ************************************************************************************************************* JOIN URLs FOR OUR UNION CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT GROUPS: (copy & paste the link below the group description into address bar to request to join the UCSD group) { Union City Technology Group } An Edmodo Group created for the educators of the Union City School District to share technology resources amongst one another, ask for help, and share best classroom practices. http://union-city.edmodo.com/join/lanyuc { UC iPad Group } An Edmodo Group created for educators of the Union City School District to share iPad resources amongst one another, ask for help, and to share great experiences with the multitude of apps available in the iTunes Store. http://union-city.edmodo.com/join/75fs26 { UC SMART Board Group } An Edmodo Group created for educators of the Union City School District to share SMART Board resources and Notebook lessons amongst one another, ask for help, and to share great experiences with the multitude of lessons found on the SMART Exchange website. http://union-city.edmodo.com/join/q46x75 { UC Tech Literacy Teachers } An Edmodo Group created for the Tech Literacy teachers of the Union City School District to share resources, ask questions, and share best practices. http://union-city.edmodo.com/join/wtvnz9 { UC PARCC Group } An Edmodo Group created for educators of the Union City School District to share PARCC resources, ask questions, and voice their concerns/issues. http://union-city.edmodo.com/join/mj9cc5
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