Lessons that emphasize creativity, collaboration, communication and critical thinking to connect content to authentic learning.
Promethean Certified trainer, local, state and regional presenter, Google Apps for Education Trainer applicant.
Trainer & Presenter
Regional and state technology leader for ICE and NICE. Leader for 1:1 program, game-based learning and development of innovation.
Technology "Mary Poppins"
Briana's wide-ranging technical and software knowledge combined with her knowledge of pedagogy and ability to quickly learn, integrate and teach new technologies makes her the Mary Poppins of Ed Tech!
Briana is recognized as a local and state educational technology leader and persenter. Briana has presented on Google Apps for Education, iPad Integration, Promethean Interactive Whiteboards, eBooks, formative assessment, digital storytelling and Web 2.0 tools.
Briana is a crafter and DIYer that encourages others to invent, explore, experiment and tinker. Her favorite maker technologies include MaKey Makey, Arduino, 3D Printers and Minecraft.
Recent Blog Posts
Adventures in Minecraft Pt. 5February 02, 2015 0 commentsAs the 2015 Snowmageddon blanketed Chicago, I found myself with time to get back to my adventures Read more!
Adventures in Minecraft…Pt. 4January 28, 2015 0 commentsSo, let’s recap. I wanted a fun way to engage my students in programming and I found this Read more!
Portfolio Sneak Peek
As students in fifth through eighth grade embarked on a 1:1 iPad adventure I collaborated with... Read more!
High Flying Hijinks Creative Processes In collaboration with the art teacher, 4th graders... Read more!