Why We Do What We Do
Quite simply, to support the needs of learners of ALL ages.
Education and a life of learning should be an exciting and interesting prospect for learners of all ages. How many educational experiences have you had, as a student or an educator, where you have just gone through the motions, complying and not actively engaging in learning? It's time to use innovative tools and best practice to change that scenario!
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled." -Plutarch
Our professional learning, coaching and consulting is focused on helping educators design and implement engaging and relevant personalized learning experiences for students by integrating best practice, technology and real world experiences.
Each learner, no matter their age, is unique. Their life experiences, learning styles and interests dictate their needs and how they learn best.
The exponential growth in access to information and technological capabilities puts us in an exciting and transformational time for education. Let's work together to engage and empower ALL students to become effective learners, thinkers, problem solvers and innovators who are responsible collaborators and communicators.
ConnectingEd Clients and Experience
Ohio Blended Collaborative(OBC)
Friday Institute of NC State
Modern Teacher Faculty
Battelle for Kids
Ohio State University SpotON
Buck Institute for Education
Ohio Districts with connectingEd: Olentangy, Westerville, Marysville, London, Grandview Heights, Licking Valley, Licking Heights, Johnstown, Madison Plains, Dublin, Worthington, Gahanna, Reynoldsburg, North Canton, Perrysburg Local, Fairbanks, Buckeye Valley, Worthington Christian, Marion Pleasant, SouthWestern City, Milford, Mentor, Putnam County, Deer Park, Kirtland, Lake Local, Louisville, Jackson Local, Urbana
Schoology NEXT Presenters
ISTE Conference Presenters
FLAEYC Conference Presenters
NSTA Ohio Conference Presenters
ESC of Central Ohio
Lorain County ESC
East Central ESC
National District with Modern Teacher: Baltimore County Schools, Pickens County Schools, SC, BRINC-DE, Garland, TX, Fairfax County Public Schools, VA, Hope Public Schools, AR