• My name is Marlene Mojica I am a spanish teacher for 4th,5th,6th,AWC students in 4 different schools in Boston .• Teaching for 31 years in Colombia and US.• Taught in Bilingual, Special Ed, Resource Room, ETF, and FLES(Foreing Language Elementary Spanish)• Universal problem that I solving; almost half of the teachers leave the ﬁeld after ﬁve years how do we keep them in the ﬁeld happy inspirED and evangelizing personalized learning for students.• I’ve seen teachers inspirED by colleagues on a daily basis. Through poems,quotes,books, images,music.• I would love to have a platform where we can share materials,inspirED each other and help each other grow professionally.• I want to implement this SLC app at a bigger scale so the impact will be global and more teachers will be inspirED.• With SLC infrastructure already in place specially for TAGGing I want to leverage it for the inspirED app. Keep open source so anyone can build upon it.
HOW?• This is a place where the user will get inspirED by sharing of poetry or linked ,guided meditation,quotes,books,movies,visuals,music,A PLACE WHERE TEACHERS ARE CELEBRATED,inspirED and fully recharged.• Teachers will freely go at anytime anywhere to share,read,poetry,guided meditation,quotes,books,movies,visuals,music from any source in the internet or their own,• First user will log in to SLC• Go to inspirED• They will select the type inspiration button :poetry,quote,book,movie,guided meditation,visual,music• Then they will listen or TAGG a poem,quote,book etc.• They will have the opportunity to rate it by giving STARS (nomination)so this data will go to a bank where in a given date will be celebrated and an award ceremony.
IMPACT• Teachers will be inspirED to continue inspiring students for a very long time.