Educator Alexander's Newsletter

December News

📌 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Here are some things that you should know! Click on the pictures or words to find out more information about these new things that have been announced.

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER FOR FREE WEBINAR: New Year, New You: Start Your Brand or Business

Free webinar about what you can do to create your brand or make running a brand easier!


Register NOW: bit.ly/eabrand

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER FOR SLLA Test Prep Class

NEW SLLA TEST PREP for the 6990 Educational Leadership Certification Test December 8 in Baton Rouge, LA $155 Reserve your spot NOW and pay LATER: http://bit.ly/sllaprep

EdCamp nLA is BACK!!!!

WIN A CHROMEBOOK!


WIN A KINDLE FIRE HD!


WIN SOOOOO MANY DOOR PRIZES...and free breakfast...and learning...and fun!


EdCamp nLA


Saturday, February 1, 2020


Bossier City, LA


FREE


HALF the spots are gone...Register Today!


http://edcampnla.com

Free Spring Webinars: What do you want to see...what do you want to teach?

What free educational webinars do you want to see in 2020?


Do you want to present or facilitate a webinar in 2020?


(We already have guest, first time webinar presenters in January and February...you can be next...)


Let me know in this ONE question survey: bit.ly/seewebinar

Free Digital Breakout for Christmas

Click here for access to a free Christmas Breakout to use with your students!

Kami Heroes Applications Due December 15

Kami Heroes applications for the term 2020/21 are now officially open.


Kami educators are the champions of our mission here at Kami and we’d love to have you on board.


Our applications are open till December 15th, 2019.


Find out more about our vibrant community and how you can get involved here.


Already a Kami expert and want to get stuck in? Apply now

Equity Professional Development (EPD) - Survey

A group working on equity in education is trying to get responses to this survey.


Please help them in this important task.

Our Voice Alliance is Raising Money

Mark your calendars for #givingtuesday

this 12/3/19! Please consider donating to

@OurVoiceall for and help us meet our $30,000 fundraising goal for #OVAcademy! Together, we can improve empathy and equity in education!


Donate Here!

Happy Birthday Month, Desiree

Happy birthday month to Desiree Alexander, the Founder CEO of Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC.


To celebrate her 41st birthday, we are selling ALL of our online, self-paced courses for 41% off NOW until her birthday December 7, 2020.*


*Exclusions include Support Time, Gift Cards, or SLLA Course In-Person/Live Webinars (last three classes on site are excluded from this offer).


COUPON CODE is 41isFUN


COUPON CODE will expire on December 7, at midnight central.


https://educatoralexander.teachable.com/

Save the date: Doodle for Google 2020

Get ready for another exciting year for young artists. Doodle for Google will launch in the US, this coming January 6th, 2020. Check back after the Holiday break for new lesson plans, celebrity judges, and prizes like scholarships and school tech packages.


Find more information here.

Going to FETC? Here is a DISCOUNT!

Get a 10% Discount Off Registration!


Promo Code FETC20ALEXANDER


Register and More Info at https://www.fetc.org/

$100,000 Scholarship for Female High School Student

As Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated prepares to commemorate 100 years since her founding by young visionaries on the campus of Howard University in 1920, we are proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Founders’ Centennial Scholarship. To honor the legacy of the five founding members of the sorority, a $100,000 scholarship will be awarded annually, for five (5) consecutive years beginning March 2020.


Find out more information here.


Deadline for application is January 16, 2020!

THANK YOU FOR NOMINATING US

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Thanks to everyone who nominated Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC for the Better Business Bureau's Customer Commitment Award! WE WON!

Amplify Student Voice

💫MICROSOFT SUPPORT

Here is a great way to get support and tips from Microsoft!

Educators Can Get Office 365 for FREE

Students and educators at eligible institutions can sign up for Office 365 Education for free, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools. All you need is a valid school email address. It’s not a trial – so get started today. -- Microsoft Website


Sign up here!

🌈 Google Updates

Here are some updates from Google!

💻 📱 Tech Certification of the Month

Click on the image to find out how to get certified with the featured tech certification of the month.

💡Upcoming Trainings

Here are all of the in-person trainings, online trainings, and webinars that are upcoming! Click on the picture for more information and to register.

💯 FREEBIES

Follow the directions for each Freebie!

👀 See Educator Alexander...

Come see me at the following events. Find more information such as dates, times, room numbers and links to register HERE.

✏️ Commenting to Educator Alexander

If you have taken any professional development from Educator Alexander and/or have taken the SLLA test after attending any of her test prep classes, please click the picture below to leave comments.

Desiree Alexander, Educator Alexander Consulting

Ms. Desiree Alexander, Ed.S. is an award-winning, multi-degreed educator who has been in the educational field since 2002. She is currently the Regional Director of North Louisiana for the Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana. She is the Founder CEO of Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC. She consults with members of several schools/businesses and presents at conferences nationwide.


Ms. Alexander is lifetime certified in Louisiana in Secondary English Education, as a Reading Specialist, as a School Librarian, as an Educational Technology Facilitator, as an Educational Technology Leader and in Educational Leadership 1. She is certified in Texas as a Principal, in English Language Arts and Reading for grades 4-8 and grades 8-12, as a Reading Specialist for grades EC-12, and as a School Librarian. She holds multiple technology certifications, including, but not limited to, IC3 certification, Google Certified Trainer and Innovator, Apple Teacher 2016, and a Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer and Expert.


She holds a Bachelor, a Master + 30, and an Education Specialist Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Louisiana State University. She holds a Master of Library Science from Texas Woman’s University. She holds a Master of Educational Leadership with a concentration in Educational Technology Leadership from Nicholls State University. She is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Education with a concentration in Educational Leadership from Lamar University.


She is​ the 2019 Customer Commitment Award Honoree from Better Business Bureau's Torch Awards for Ethics, a 2019 Shreveport National Pan-Hellenic Council Mover and Shaker, a 2017 Young Professional Initiative 40 Under 40 Awards Honoree, 2017 Center for Digital Education Top 30 Technologists, Transformers & Trailblazers, 2017 PBS Learning Media Digital Innovator for Louisiana, 2016 A+PEL Member of the Year, 2015 Librarian of the Year for Louisiana Librarian Association, 2014 Leader of the Year for Region 2 Louisiana Association of Computer Using Educators, and her recent campus's 2015 Teacher of the Year in the Zachary Community School District.


Learn more at www.educatoralexander.com.