Episode 53 – Debbie Tannenbaum The Principal Leadership Lab

Join Adam and Jeff as we speak with Debbie Tannenbaum, a School Based Technology Specialist in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is in her third year in this position and her twenty-first year in education.  Education Journey Always wanted to be a teacher Found technology Master’s in Tech in 2002 2017 – principal introduced her to Twitter – started to blog, listen to podcasts, connect with people At first was resistant, thought Twitter was for famous people “Tannenbaum Tech” Currently works with kids and teachers in her role as Tech Specialist Working with Jeff Gargas from TB Team to develop her website and bring value to people Connections with people helped her do things she wouldn’t normally have done The Book “Transform: Techy Notes to Make Learning Sticky” What value do you hope the book will provide to people? Who is the book written for? (Audience) Three parts:  get your feet wet, next steps and nurturing student agency, take the transformation to the next level. Narrative & Tech-Based writing style Challenge or Opportunity She was de-staffed and have to share two buildings An open mind led to extensive learning Made the situation positive and looked for learning opps A catalyst for making her stronger Hopeful Take this past years lessons and making them common Don’t make lifelong learning cost prohibitive Don’t put learning in boxes RESOURCES MENTIONED Road to Awesome, LLC GUEST CONTACT INFORMATION Debbie on Twitter HOST CONTACT INFO INSTAGRAM Dr. Jeff Prickett Adam DeWitt TWITTER Dr. Jeff Prickett Adam DeWitt FACEBOOK Principal Leadership Lab Dr. Jeff Prickett Adam DeWitt
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  3. Episode 51 – Sabba Quidwai – Find the Right Problems to Solve
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  5. Episode 50 – Sari Goldberg McKeown – Empathic Leadership
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  7. Episode 48 – Evan Whitehead – AhA!
  8. Episode 47 – Dr. Frank Rudnesky – The Magic Man
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