Teaching Everyone Takes Everyone
Important Renewal Information
Beginning in June 2019, all certified personnel must meet the requirement for the new Digital Learning Competencies to renew their license for teaching. All certified personnel will need to earn 2.0 CEUs in Digital Learning.
Please note: 2.0 CEUs is equal to 20 face-to-face instructional hours. Contact your Digital Learning Specialist to learn about the various options available to receive DL credit.
Meet the Digital Learning Team
Welcome to the Transylvania County Schools' Digital Learning Website! We encourage you to visit the links to learn about our department, resources and professional development opportunities. Each Digital Learning Specialist serves one or more schools, the components of the Digital Learning Initiative into the schools.
- Our Digital Learning Specialists work together with Technical Support personnel to provide support to district educators for effective and successful integration of technology into the curriculum.
- Our goals are aligned with the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE Standards) and the NC DPI Digital Learning Competencies as we promote understanding and use of available technology in each school and provide opportunities for educators to improve technology integration and professional skills.
- Our Digital Learning Team work collaboratively to create high quality and research-based professional development throughout our schools. Let us know how we can help you with staff development needs or tech integration ideas. Contact information for each of our DL Specialists is listed below.
“If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow.”
Meet our Team
Transylvania County Schools
Digital Learning Specialists
Chris Whitlock, TCS Chief Technology Officer, email@example.com
Front Row From left to right
Bridgette Whitlock - Digital Learning Specialist - firstname.lastname@example.org
Brevard Middle School
Erik Wahus - Digital Learning Specialist - email@example.com
Rosman Middle/High School & Davidson River School
Cathy Zandecki - TCS Digital Learning Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
Pisgah Forest Elementary School
Vera Cubero - TCS Digital Learning Specialist - email@example.com
Brevard High School
Rae Parker - Digital Learning Specialist - firstname.lastname@example.org
Rosman Elementary & TC Henderson School of Science & Technology,
Alyse Hollingsworth - Digital Learning Specialist, Brevard Elementary School, email@example.com
2018 TCS Digital Learning Leaders
Step It Up Digital Learning Showcase Presenters attend the
2018 NC Ties Conference in Raleigh
Transylvania County Schools received the 2017-18 NCDPI Digital Learning Showcase Grant valued at $40,874.68. Our vision to promote district level digital leaders, classroom teachers who could support their fellow teachers in technology and digital learning in the classroom came full circle at the TCS Step It Up Showcase on June 13th, 2018 at Brevard High School. With an attendance of over 250 participants, the showcase provided educators with hands on activities and a repository of resources. Along with our Digital Learning Team, our district Showcase presenters and presenters who traveled from across the state provided a day full of learning and innovative teaching practices. Click on the following link to read more about the Showcase: Everyday Education: TCS To Host Step It Up Digital Learning Showcase
Cathy Zandecki, M. Ed Instructional Technology
Digital Learning Coordinator
Transylvania County Schools