It has been a personal and professional goal for some time to become an Apple Distinguished Educator. This opportunity became available this year as our school has transitioned from a Microsoft 1:1 environment to a Mac 1:1 environment. The transition is logical. “Going Apple” matches our educational philosophy, especially in light of 21st century learning.
This morning I received an acceptance email to the 2010 ADE Asia Institute. In March I’ll be traveling to Singapore to meet with approximately 70 educators in the region to attend this exciting event. I am thrilled to receive this opportunity and hope to make every effort to learn, create, and collaborate.
Here is the self-introduction video that I made to accompany my application: