Tap into your potential with Discovery Education's Speakers Bureau. Work with our team of keynote speakers and workshop leaders to identify, encourage, and promote the most effective use of technology in the classroom.
Erica White is a seasoned educator with 17 years of experience. She served as an enthusiastic elementary educator for 11 years. She began he career as a First grade teachers in Durham Public School (NC) and also taught in Prince William County Schools (VA) and Montgomery County Schools (MD). Erica worked as in Instructional Technology Specialist in Montgomery County Schools for 4 ½ years before joining Discovery Education in her current role as the Director of Techbook Implementation in 2011.
Erica grew up in the small town of Hillsborough , NC, and currently resides in Washington, DC. She earned a BA in Elementary Education/Math from North Carolina Central University and a MS in Technology of Education from Johns Hopkins University. ���
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Technology Hardware Smackdown: From Common Core to Google Docs Which Machines Work Best?
As curriculum resources move from print to digital, the hardware and platform choices become important. How would the same resource play across Chromebooks, iPads, Galaxies, Android phones, the Kindle Fire, and new Windows 8 tablets? Since the device is a backpack as well as a book, how big a differentiator are features and apps that support learning and content creation? Watch as learning objects and resources play across systems and decide.
What People Are Saying
"Erica is an outstanding presenter who engages her audience and inspires them to try new things. She knows her field and knows her hardware and isn't shy about making comparisons."
Superintendent Barbara Nemko
Napa County Office of Education
Types of Sessions She Delivers
Topics She Covers
- Content Creation
- Media and Instruction