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Google Apps for Education

Jerry Crisci is the Director of Technology for the Scarsdale Public Schools in Scarsdale, NY where he helped to develop an innovative computer curriculum that has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, CBS radio's Charles Osgood program. In 2003, Scarsdale was awarded a "Technology Salute" by the National School Boards Association, one of three districts selected nationally.

Jerry served as a contributing editor at Electronic Learning magazine and a columnist for Kids and Computers magazine. His articles and software reviews have appeared in many books and publications, including Electronic Learning, Classroom Computer Learning, Multimedia Schools, Kids and Computers, Instructor, Technology Horizons in Education and Middle Years. His work has been profiled in many publications, including School CIO, District Administration and EdTech magazines.

Jerry has served as an adjunct professor at the St. Thomas Aquinas College and a technology instructor at several ASCD Summer Technology Academies in New York, North Carolina, and Illinois. He has presented papers and workshops at many conferences, including the International Conference on Technology and Education at MIT, the NSBA T+L Conference, COSN, and at several National Educational Computing Conferences. He became a Google Certified Teacher in 2007, and has conducted dozens of workshops on using Google technologies in education.

Jerry is also president of an educational technology consulting firm and software design studio. He has authored two commercial software packages - They Came to Ellis Island and The Multimedia Project Planning Kit. His book on future trends in education will be published in the fall of 2011.

Jerry has a B.A. from Rutgers College, Rutgers University, a dual M.S. in Computer Education and Elementary Education from the University of Pennsylvania, and a C.A.S in Administration from Teachers College, Columbia University.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Very well done

    May 26, 2011

  • Tom K.

    Jerry was very informative and had a great presentation style. Also loved seeing the new Chrome Laptop.

    May 26, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    I enjoyed learning about how Scarsdale is using technology to increase student engagement and collaboration. Thanks again.

    May 26, 2011

  • A former member
    A former member

    buzz for 9th floor! we're coming downstairs to get you right now.

    May 25, 2011

  • David G.

    Hey Guys;

    My name's David Grant and I'm an Instructor with SUNY. Currently, I'm looking for participants for a training program. This program is called the "Summer Institute" The program encompasses 3 weeks of training in Microsoft Office 2007 and allows for the participants to get certified in the programs for free. This particular course covers Word, Excel, and Power Point. Below is a link to the flyer contact me for more information.

    http://david-leo-grant.webs.com/H_Fall_Flyer.pdf

    May 19, 2011

  • Tom K.

    @Liz and @Frank - Sorry I'm waiting to hear back final confirmation on the location before announcing. Hope to know by today. Stay tuned.

    May 19, 2011

  • Frank

    Please provide a location...

    May 19, 2011

  • Liz P.

    Where?

    May 18, 2011

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