Nneka Robinson


    


Nneka Robinson
Instructional Technology Specialist
nnekarobinson@gmail.com
@nnekarobinson

Education
Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
MS, Instructional Technology, August 2005

Queens College, Queens, New York
BA, Sociology and Urban Studies, 1996

Non-Degree Education:

Charting a Direction for Online Learning, 
SAIS, June 2013
Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer – November 2011 
Google Certified Teacher, August 2009
Socratic Seminar Leadership, Socratic Seminars International, October 2013
Stanford d.School, Design thinking, Stanford University, June 2012

Conferences Attended:
Arizona K12 Mobile Learning Experience - 2011
International Society for Technology in Education – 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2014
VANAS – Venezuelan Association of North American Schools, 2008, 2012


Presentations:

Georgia Independent School Association, 2013
 Design Thinking in High School Physics
Vanas 2012, Caracas, Venezuela    
 http://vanas2012.wikispaces.com

Educator's Guide to Google, 2010
Designed and delivered a 10 hour - 1 PLU course on various Google products for
Woodward Academy's Adult Learning workshops
Presented at the annual Georgia Educational Technology Conference, 2010.

iTeach, iLearn, iPod Touch in the classroom.




Presented at Lakeview Academy's
Summer Technology Institute 2010

  • iPod Touch in the Classroom
  • Roam the Earth with Google Earth
Various Workshops at
Pittwater House Schools in Sydney, Australia (January 2010 -July 2010)
Workshops and classes included:
  • Google docs and forms for all senior school students
  • Google sites for year 11 students
  • Effective Google searches for all senior school students
  • Using Google docs & forms for teachers
Presented at
Georgia Educational Technology Conference
, 2009

New Google Tools
September 2009 -
Presented at the
Atlanta Area Technology Educators
quarterly meeting

Highlights from Google Teacher Academy
September 2009 -
Technology Workshop at
The Children's School

Presented at a local area private school various web 2.0 tools with an emphasis on Google tools.        
January, 2008 - VANAS 2008
Venezuelan Association of North American Schools  
Presented at the VANAS, 2008 National Conference.
Digital Storytelling with Photostory and Google Docs & Google Notebook -
http://vanas2008.wikispaces.com/Vanas+Workshops




After graduating from GSU in 2005 with a Masters degree in Instructional Technology I was lucky enough to land a job at Woodward Academy in College Park, GA.  In 2009 I visited our sister school in Sydney, Australia where I was offered a job as the Deputy Director of Innovation and Technology. 
I spent six months in Sydney, Australia teaching students and teachers. I returned to Woodward Academy in July of 2010.

The Pittwater House Schools - Sydney, Australia - January 2010 to July 2010
Woodward Academy, College Park, GA - June 2005  to Present
(Voted top workplace in Atlanta, 2011 - http://www.ajc.com/business/topworkplaces/woodward-academy-top-large-910116.html)


Workshops I offer:

Google Tools
Other
  • Google Drive
  • Gmail and Advanced Gmail
  • Advanced Google Drive Docs
  • Google Maps
  • New Google tools
  • Effective Google searches
  • Google Voice
  • Educator's Guide to Google - PLU Class
  • Technology Tools to engage students
  • Design Thinking bootcamp
  • iPads in the Classroom (10 hour PLU class)
  • SMART Notebook fundamentals
  • iPad Basics
  • Use Twitter as a PLN
  • Create eye catching presentations using Prezi
  • Using an iTouch in your classroom
  • Screencasting 101
  • Blogs, Wiki's and Podcasts explained
  • Blogger 101
  • Socratic Seminar






GTA Entry Video - Classroom Innovation


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