Becoming a Digital
School Administrator
Larry Baker!
!
Twitter: @labcbaker!
Blog: “Larry’s Opinion Drive-thru”!
Larry Baker (@labcbaker)
Associate Principal, Mercy
High School!
Apple Distinguished
Educator!
Teaches “Technology
Leaders...
iTunes U Course!
Becoming a Digital School Administrator
Focus is Technology
Leadership through
Modeling.

Course material...
“The literature . . . asserts that principals
should learn how to operate technology
and use it whenever possible for
carr...
“Leaders who successfully model their
school’s values and practices . . . .
Demonstrate the importance of
continuous learn...
“Your staff will watch very carefully. If
they see that you are unwilling to “walk
the talk” about integrating technology ...
iTunes U Course!
Becoming a Digital School Administrator
Interactive Communications!
We Have Cameras . . . .!
Paperless Wo...
Interactive Communications
Twitter!
FaceBook!
Blogs !
Skype
School Twitter
Family and Community
Engagement!
Contributes to
Transparency!
Great P.R. Vehicle
School FaceBook
Instant Shared Communication
Principal’s Blog
School News
Principal’s Blog
Sharing Best Practices - brentcoley.com
What’s in a Name?
Sharing Best Practices - brentcoley.com
Principal’s Blog + Skype
Dr. Spike Cook
We Have Cameras…Use Them!
Point and Shoot 

. . . . Then Post!!
Roll ‘em!
Making Movies!
YouTube Channel
Point & Shoot
Communicate to Community . . . or Custodian
Point and Shoot
Principal Trang Lai - Fisler School
Simple Editing with TouchCast
Curt Rees
Northern Hills’ YouTube
Curt Rees
Paperless Workflow
Doodle!
Evernote!
Google Forms
Doodle Meeting Poll
14 Ways Evernote Can Help Principals Manage
Schools - - Asst. Principal Bert Webb!
Virtual Filing Cabinet!
Contact Log!
Pr...
(Cont.) 14 Ways Evernote Can Help Principals
Manage Schools - - Asst. Principal Bert Webb!
Voice memos!
Data Storage!
Port...
Some Uses of Google Forms by
High School Administrators
Building Access Requests!
Capital Purchase / Painting Requests!
Ap...
Walk-thru Templates
Team Work in the Cloud
Dropbox!
Google Drive!
Wikis
Google Docs for Admins
Why Not Flip Faculty Meetings?
Use for
Announcements!
Seed Discussions!
Better Use of Precious
Time!
Modeling
Flipped Faculty Meeting
Principal Melinda Miller
Connecting through Social Media
for your own PD
Create a Personal Learning Network

(“From the Trenches” — Tom Murray)

* ...
“Principal Twitter” Eric Sheninger!
I use as this book
resource in
Technology
Leadership!
Eric emphasizes
“connectedness”
!
Using Twitter for PD
Read Chapter 8!
Follow ten
educators as Twitter
PLN.!
Reflect experiences
through discussion.
Tweetdeck— My Main PD Source
Twitter Has Allowed Me to….
Blog Twice a Week!
Create Becoming a

Digital School Administrator!
Make this Presentation!
Tell us what you think!
There are two ways to provide
feedback on this session:
• ISTE 2014 mobile app
• isteconference.or...
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Larry Baker!
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Twitter: @labcbaker
Blog: “Larry’s Opinion Drive-thru”
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Becoming a digital school administrator

  1. 1. Becoming a Digital School Administrator Larry Baker! ! Twitter: @labcbaker! Blog: “Larry’s Opinion Drive-thru”!
  2. 2. Larry Baker (@labcbaker) Associate Principal, Mercy High School! Apple Distinguished Educator! Teaches “Technology Leadership” at Madonna University
  3. 3. iTunes U Course! Becoming a Digital School Administrator Focus is Technology Leadership through Modeling.
 Course materials originate from veteran building administrators.
  4. 4. “The literature . . . asserts that principals should learn how to operate technology and use it whenever possible for carrying out their own duties . . . “ ! Ronald E. Anderson and Sara Dexter! “School Technology Leadership:An Empirical Investigation of Prevalence and Impact”
  5. 5. “Leaders who successfully model their school’s values and practices . . . . Demonstrate the importance of continuous learning through visible engagement in their own professional learning . . . . “! ! Kenneth Leithwood, et. al! National College of School Leadership Research Report RR800
  6. 6. “Your staff will watch very carefully. If they see that you are unwilling to “walk the talk” about integrating technology . . . it is all but certain there will be less willingness . . . to do the extra work required to learn about implementing and integrating technology.” ! Principal Chris Toy! “Leadership and Effectively Integrating Educational Technology”
  7. 7. iTunes U Course! Becoming a Digital School Administrator Interactive Communications! We Have Cameras . . . .! Paperless Workflow! Team Work in the Cloud! Flipping Faculty Meetings! Connecting for Professional Development From Principal Brent Coley’s Blog
  8. 8. Interactive Communications Twitter! FaceBook! Blogs ! Skype
  9. 9. School Twitter Family and Community Engagement! Contributes to Transparency! Great P.R. Vehicle
  10. 10. School FaceBook Instant Shared Communication
  11. 11. Principal’s Blog School News
  12. 12. Principal’s Blog Sharing Best Practices - brentcoley.com
  13. 13. What’s in a Name? Sharing Best Practices - brentcoley.com
  14. 14. Principal’s Blog + Skype Dr. Spike Cook
  15. 15. We Have Cameras…Use Them! Point and Shoot 
 . . . . Then Post!! Roll ‘em! Making Movies! YouTube Channel
  16. 16. Point & Shoot Communicate to Community . . . or Custodian
  17. 17. Point and Shoot Principal Trang Lai - Fisler School
  18. 18. Simple Editing with TouchCast Curt Rees
  19. 19. Northern Hills’ YouTube Curt Rees
  20. 20. Paperless Workflow Doodle! Evernote! Google Forms
  21. 21. Doodle Meeting Poll
  22. 22. 14 Ways Evernote Can Help Principals Manage Schools - - Asst. Principal Bert Webb! Virtual Filing Cabinet! Contact Log! Project Management! Minutes from Meetings! Absence Tracker! Discipline Tracking! Evidence (photographs) filing Creative Commons photo by Gustavo da Cunha Pimenta
  23. 23. (Cont.) 14 Ways Evernote Can Help Principals Manage Schools - - Asst. Principal Bert Webb! Voice memos! Data Storage! Portable Note-taking! Track Work Orders! Emergency Document Availability! Schedules, Schedules, Schedules! Collaboration Creative Commons photo by The Unquiet Library
  24. 24. Some Uses of Google Forms by High School Administrators Building Access Requests! Capital Purchase / Painting Requests! Applications for positions! Surveys! Sandwich Orders!! Walk-through Feedback
  25. 25. Walk-thru Templates
  26. 26. Team Work in the Cloud Dropbox! Google Drive! Wikis
  27. 27. Google Docs for Admins
  28. 28. Why Not Flip Faculty Meetings? Use for Announcements! Seed Discussions! Better Use of Precious Time! Modeling
  29. 29. Flipped Faculty Meeting Principal Melinda Miller
  30. 30. Connecting through Social Media for your own PD Create a Personal Learning Network
 (“From the Trenches” — Tom Murray)
 * Find “go-to” experts
 * Obtain up-to-date information
 * Share and identify best practices
 * Participate globally in chats or forums
 * Solicit feedback
 * Share and collect resources
  31. 31. “Principal Twitter” Eric Sheninger! I use as this book resource in Technology Leadership! Eric emphasizes “connectedness”
  32. 32. ! Using Twitter for PD Read Chapter 8! Follow ten educators as Twitter PLN.! Reflect experiences through discussion.
  33. 33. Tweetdeck— My Main PD Source
  34. 34. Twitter Has Allowed Me to…. Blog Twice a Week! Create Becoming a
 Digital School Administrator! Make this Presentation!
  35. 35. Tell us what you think! There are two ways to provide feedback on this session: • ISTE 2014 mobile app • isteconference.org/feedback
  36. 36. Becoming a Digital School Administrator Larry Baker! ! Twitter: @labcbaker Blog: “Larry’s Opinion Drive-thru”

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