Recent Gigs

My presentations/workshops cover a wide range of topics.  Whether you are a student, parent or teacher, I’ve got the goods.

Here’s a sample:

  • Student Voice in the Classroom: Don’t Forget the Introverts
  • Beyond Bullying: What We’re Missing in Digital Citizenship
  • Media Literacy across the Curriculum
  • Using Technology to Increase Classroom Engagement
  • Tools for Verifying Online Information
  • Social Media: How the Kids are Using it & What it all Means
  • Alcohol & Tobacco Advertising: What Tricks do they Use?
  • Using Social Media in the Classroom

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2015-2016 Conference Gigs

  • Midwest Education Technology Conference – St Louis
  • MORENet Conference – Featured Speaker (2015)- St Louis
  • Illinois Computing Educators Conference – Chicago
  • Media Trends Conference – Vienna, Austria
  • International Media Education Summit – Boston
  • USM Summer Spark – Featured Speaker – Milwaukee
  • Connecting the 4Cs Conference – Keynote – Mt Vernon, IN
  • St Louis Archdiocese Health & Safety Summit – Keynote St Louis
  • (upcoming) Illinois Library Association – Chicago
  • Catholic Press Association National Conference – St Louis
  • Teaching Professor Technology Conference – Atlanta
  • Missouri Social Studies Association – Keynote


Presented on digital citizenship to these groups:

Rogers Middle School, Affton MO
Christ Prince of Peace School
Ladue Middle School
Illinois Association of College Admissions Counselors
Francis Howell Middle School
Our Lady of Lourdes – University City MO
Education Plus Continuing Education
Character Plus National Conference
Kennerly School – Lindbergh School District
St Girard Majella School – Kirkwood
Staunton School District – Staunton, IL
Incarnate Word Parish School – Chesterfield, MO
St Simon’s Parent Group – St Louis, MO
Lindbergh High School – St Louis, MO

Past Conference Speaking Sessions

Midwest Education Technology Conference – 2013-2016  St Louis, MO
Illinois Computing Educators – Feb 2014-2015  Chicago, IL
Write-to-Learn Conference – March 2013 Osage Beach, MO
Missouri State Teachers Associaton, 2013 & 2014
Media Trends Conference –  April 2013  Geneva, Switzerland
Gateway Media Literacy Partners Mini-Con – June 2013  Keynote  St Louis, MO
Media & Learning Conference, Brussels Belgium – Dec 2013
Technopalooza, Columbia MO  2014 & 2016

Past Professional Development/Parent Group Speaking Gigs
Lindbergh School District, St Louis MO – Faculty “Un-Conference Day”
Webster University School of Communication – Professional Development  Sept & Oct 2013
Mehlville School District – spring workshops Feb 2014
Truman Middle School – Social Media/Media Literacy Project
National Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse – workshop on alcohol advertising, 2014
St Margaret Mary Alocoque – Social Media Workshop, 2014
St Catherine Laboure – Social Media Workshop, 2014
Sappington Elementary School – Social Media Workshop, 2014
Sperreng Middle School – Social Media Workshop, 2014
Concord Elementary School – October 2014
Oakville High School – Senior Class Talk on Digital Footprint – March 2014
Poplar Bluff School District
St Louis Archdiocese Prinicpal Meeting