Tag Archives: Microsoft Innovative Educator

Florida teacher reaches for the stars – Jason Mocherman, USA

Jason Mocherman Astronomy Instructor, Planetarium Director, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert Florida, USA @jmocherman “In 2009 our school was rebuilt. At the time, I was running a 50-seat planetarium that had been in the school since 1968. We were running daily … Continue reading

“Attention schools around the country: it is crucial that you redefine what you consider to be your CORE subjects. Computer Science and programming must be an integral part of education at all levels.” – Doug Bergman, USA   

Doug Bergman Computer Science Department Chair Porter-Gaud School Charleston, South Carolina, USA @dbergmanusa Doug Bergman has contributed to Daily Edventures numerous times since we launched the blog in 2012, and while he always has something new to say, his overall … Continue reading

“I want to educate the next generation of Nobel Prize winners.” – Mikael Bondestam, Sweden

“It is very rare that you will get a job where you work alone or by yourself… we need to prepare our students to work in the new environment of today.” – Dr. Carlos Padín, Puerto Rico

“For me, technology has opened the doors to my students. Speaking their language and working with the tools they know gives me credibility; I get their attention and collaboration willingly.” – Mireia Gussinyé Figueres, Mexico

“Our students must become problem solvers, collaborators, and creative life-long learners.” – Helen Gooch, USA

“I look forward to the day that teachers stop thinking of technology as another ’thing‘ that they have to deal with and it truly becomes a tool that is so integrated into teaching and learning, that it becomes invisible.” – USA