Educator Alexander's Newsletter
📌 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW
Free Digital Subscription to Story Monsters Ink Magazine
Introducing Digital Literacy Lessons from Be Internet Awesome
Giveaways for Classroom Libraries
James Patterson and Scholastic have teamed up to help classroom libraries.
Enter until July 31!
4,000 Teachers Will Each Win $250 and 250 Bonus Points*
500 New Teachers Will Each Win $500 and 500 Bonus Points*
Apply for the Diversity Program Stipend
ISTE Creative Constructor Lab
Our friends at ISTE are coming to New Orleans this Fall!
The ISTE Creative Constructor Lab is a two-day interactive learning experience where you’ll discover how to create vibrant, media-rich learning environments to help grow the next generation of creators!
Join us in New Orleans, October 19-20, 2019. The PD event will be held at NOCCA. Space is limited. More details and registration is available at iste.org/ccl
Introducing The ETS Accelerate Program
This accelerator is a three-month program designed to help early-stage edtech entrepreneurs begin the foundational work of finding product-market fit.
Founders participate in a residential program where they are immersed in a community of like-minded professionals, experts, and resources both at LearnLaunch Accelerator's Headquarters in Boston, MA and the ETS Headquarters in Princeton, NJ.
Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Program for Kids (Summer 2019)
Find out more here.
Get your reading journals ready to turn in in August.
$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.
🌈 Google Updates
💻 📱 Tech Certification of the Month
Google Level 2 Certification Class Coming in Fall 2019
✏️ Commenting to Educator Alexander
Desiree Alexander, Educator Alexander Consulting
Ms. Desiree Alexander, Ed.S. is an award-winning, multi-degreed educator. She is the Founder CEO of Educator Alexander Consulting, LLC and the Regional Director of North Louisiana for the Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana. She holds various certifications, as well as multiple technology certifications, including, but not limited to, IC3 certification, Google Certified Trainer, Google Innovator, Apple Teacher 2016, and a Microsoft Innovative Educator Master Trainer. She is a 2018 Integrity Award from the Better Business Bureau Finalist, 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, and the 2016 A+PEL Member of the Year among other honors. Learn more: www.educatoralexander.com.