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  1. 1. Suzanne McGuirk <ul><li>My name is Suzanne & I chose to pursue a degree in Educational Technology to further develop my very basic computer skills. </li></ul><ul><li>I have 3 children, 2 boys & a girl, who keep me very busy. </li></ul>
  2. 2. My Life Before I Joined the HHH Team <ul><li>Before joining the HHH Team, my computer skills were very limited. </li></ul><ul><li>I use PowerPoint presentations in all of my classes and use Excel spreadsheets for all of my grade recording. </li></ul><ul><li>I utilize WebCT in all of my classes and find it to be an excellent tool to supplement my class notes, textbook, etc. </li></ul>
  3. 3. My Work: Radiologic Technology <ul><li>I teach at CW Post in the Radiologic Technology Program and have been there for many years. </li></ul><ul><li>The courses I teach are </li></ul><ul><li>Radiographic Procedures I & II, Radiation Biology & Radiation Physics. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Technology I Currently Use <ul><li>Web CT- All of my classes are posted on Web CT. I find it to be a great supplemental tool. </li></ul><ul><li>Powerpoint- I use presentations in my classes. I’m good at the basics but can use to learn more about graphics, audio,etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Smart Board – I love it! </li></ul><ul><li>Excel – Used for basic grade keeping </li></ul>
  5. 5. My Kids <ul><li>Matthew is 9 </li></ul><ul><li>Jack is 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Kathryn is 3 </li></ul><ul><li>months </li></ul>
  6. 6. Music I Like <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Bruce Springsteen , AKA -The Boss </li></ul><ul><li>I know I’m showing my age, but I’ve liked him since I was in high school </li></ul><ul><li>He’s a talented artist. I love this YouTube clip. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Other Music I Like <ul><li>Faith Hill – Most who like </li></ul><ul><li>country, like Faith Hill </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;http:// / </li></ul><ul><li>v/mwd5eIc2hL8&rel=1&quot;></ param >< param name=&quot; wmode &quot; value=&quot;transparent&quot;></ param ><embed </li></ul>
  8. 8. My Collaboration Group <ul><li>My collaboration has chosen to do a project on what we feel is an important topic at a variety of grade levels. Our focus is on Character Education. We began last year by developing a program that encourages students to build character traits such as, responsibility, respect, apathy etc. We hope to continue with our program this year by creating a virtual quilt online that can be accessed by any </li></ul><ul><li>participating school. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Why I Decided to Join the HHH Team <ul><li>As an educator, I feel the the field of technology has grown & changed so much since I graduated from college. I decided to pursue a degree in Educational Technology in an effort to get up to speed on some of the latest technology. I already use some of the information I learned last semester in the courses that I teach. </li></ul><ul><li>Although I’m not the most technologically advanced student & it takes me time to get a good grasp of some of the technologies, I find it fascinating. </li></ul>
  10. 10. My Second Year of TEAM <ul><li>I’m hoping to further my knowledge of current technologies and hopefully become familiar with some of the latest tools out there. </li></ul><ul><li>I plan to finish my degree some time next summer. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Thank You & Have A Nice Day!