CONSULTING

CONSULTING

Customized Consulting for Schools, Organizations, & Companies

We are dedicated to empowering learning for all students through the effective integration of education technology tools. We bring 28 years of experience with the education technology to provide expert strategic consulting to help you innovate and improve learning outcomes for kid. We work collaboratively with clients to develop strategies, policies, and implementation plans through consultation, leadership coaching, and delivery of professional development.

We provide training and expert consultation on the use of technologies for educational use and the policy infrastructure that supports learning. We will support your efforts with in-person, blended/hyrbid, and online learning.

We provide technology consultation services including:

  • Digital Learning Integration and Planning
  • Education Technology Policy Development, Implementation, and Audits
  • One-to-one Learning Program Planning
  • Procurement/Purchasing
  • Technical Implementation and Deployment
  • Professional Development Planning
  • Leadership Coaching and Planning

SPEAKING

SPEAKING

Keynote Address, Featured Speaker, Conference Presentations

Jeff has been a keynote speaker for events internationally sharing his unique and expansive background and experiences leading, developing, and implementing innovative education technology programs. He is keynoted events sponsored by global organizations including UNESCO, the World Bank, Inter-America Development Bank, ISTE, Apple, SmartTechnologies, and Korean Education and Research Information Service. In the United States, he has keynoted or been a featured speaker at dozens of conference including events sponsored by the State Educational Technology Directors Association, CoSN, SXSWedu, ACTEM (ME), IDEAIllinois, New York City Public Schools, NYSCATE (NY), MassCUE (MA), VSTE (VA), VitaLearn (VA), TCEA (TX), TASA (TX), FETC, and many more.

Jeff offers a perspective that brings both insight and expertise couple with real-work pragmatism. He speaks from experience — his first one-to-one school experience was in 1993 at Brewster Academy in New Hampshire. He later led the Maine Learning Technology Initiative from 2004-2014 where he provided leadership and was responsible for all aspects of the statewide program including vision, professional development, procurement and contract management, vendor management, compliance, deployment, public relations, legislative support and policy development, and program policy development. During this time, he worked in partnership with Common Sense Media in the development of their Digital Literacy and Citizenship program, and later he served as their Senior Director of Education for 3 years. Jeff served as a Future Ready Schools Advisor at the inception of the program, and designed and led workshops for the Future Ready Schools Summits held around the United States.

Jeff is available to keynote events and lead professional development workshops at your conference or for your district.

Recent Speaking and Workshop Engagements

Follow The Leader Sculpture

#IDEACon – Leadership In A Digital Age

Session Download Slides References Cyberbulllying Articles https://time.com/3881668/school-bullying-cyberbullying/ https://time.com/3881668/school-bullying-cyberbullying/ https://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/cyberbullying-toolkit Related References Dr. Tim Knoster’s Model For Complex Change 3 Reasons to Think Twice Before Implementing

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#IDEACon – SAMR: More Than a Model

SAMR; More Than A Model Workshop Materials Downloadable resources Resources from my session with Steve Garton at IDEACon 2020 in Schaumburg, IL, February 26, 2020. Participant Packet Slides   Additional

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Follow The Leader Sculpture

#IDEACon – Leadership In A Digital Age

Session Download Slides References Cyberbulllying Articles https://time.com/3881668/school-bullying-cyberbullying/ https://time.com/3881668/school-bullying-cyberbullying/ https://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/cyberbullying-toolkit Related References Dr. Tim Knoster’s Model For Complex Change 3 Reasons to Think Twice Before Implementing

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#IDEACon – SAMR: More Than a Model

SAMR; More Than A Model Workshop Materials Downloadable resources Resources from my session with Steve Garton at IDEACon 2020 in Schaumburg, IL, February 26, 2020. Participant Packet Slides   Additional

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