My twenty five years as an educator and my passionate pursuit of literacy and learning have given me a wonderful variety of experiences, including classroom and university teaching, instructional coaching, research, writing, publishing, corporate training, and launching a global movement.
In today's world, there are no limits for learners with passion, foresight, and a desire to grow.
As a young teacher, Angela Maiers had an epiphany: people need to matter. They need to be noticed, valued, and honored. Significance is even more important than success. Ever since, the You Matter message has been changing hearts, minds, and lives.
TechChef- Lisa has 14+ years of educational experience ranging from teaching HS English & MS Math to developing international curriculum and supporting educational technology in the K-12 sector. She holds a Master's Degree in Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology, was featured in the latest publications "iPads in Education for Dummies” and “The Missing Voices in Ed Tech” and has co-authored the international hit “Hot Apps 4 HOTS” that has garnered 20,000+ downloads. Apple Distinguished Educator and Edutopia Blogger, Lisa's enjoys "cooking up" purposeful, engaging, authentic resources to meet the needs of a diverse population of educators.
Instructional Technology Coordinator
Jaime Donally is a passionate technology enthusiast. She began her career as a math teacher, and eventually taught grades from Pre-K through 8th grade. During that time, she used multiple technology resources to engage students and improve learning.
As an Instructional Technology Coordinator, she provides staff development and training on all areas of technology integration. Her latest adventures include the startup of edcamp Global, edcamp Global Classrooms and Global Maker Day.
TCCA 16 Promo
"Overall, I love this conference! Only one like it in the area! I look forward to next year!"
"TCCA is one of the most creative, honestly fun and chock-full-of-happy events I've been to. Obviously nothing could beat rolling onto the keynote stage in a DeLorean but it was really the people - attendees, presenters and planning committee - that makes this conference one that reminds us all why we wanted to be teachers in the first place."
October 22, 2016
Davis High School
12525 Ella Blvd
Houston, TX 77067