Holly D. Landez ePortfolio

Category: Digital Learning & Leading


Net Neutrality & Digital Tattoo

Two Digital Citizenship Topics in One Post Net Neutrality Net neutrality, the concept that the internet is open to users regardless of legal content that they choose to access, without being blocked, throttled, or required to pay additional fees has…

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Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship

What is Digital Citizenship? The International Society for Technology in Education defines digital citizenship as the rights, responsibilities and opportunities of living, learning and working in an interconnected digital world, and acting in ways that are safe, legal and ethical….

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Library Learning Hubs – Updated Innovation Plan

It hardly seems possible that an entire year has passed since we began working on our innovation plans in EDLD 5305. While many elements of my original innovation plan to host a library STREAM Camp are the same, I recognized the need…

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STEM, STEAM, STREAM and Makerspaces in Library Learning Hubs

References: Cmoeinc. (2013). How To Get Quick Feedback With The Plus Delta Tool. YouTube. Retrieved October 6, 2021, from https://youtu.be/ADEd0IIswpQ. Girl Scouts of the USA. (2012). Generation STEM – full report – girl scouts. https://www.girlscouts.org/. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from…

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Professional Learning Plan & Resources

Bringing together the 3-year Blended Learning & Coaching Plan This post is a modification of a previous post from September 12, 2021. As the District Instructional Technologist for elementary, I propose to enact an innovative, comprehensive, alternative instructional technology professional…

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Transformative Professional Learning Plan

Overview of the 3-year Blended Learning & Coaching Plan High quality professional learning is a strength of the Killeen Independent School District. As the District Instructional Technologist for elementary, I propose to enact an innovative, comprehensive, alternative instructional technology professional…

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Practical & Effective Professional Learning

Steps to Success – Heading in the right direction for transformative professional learning High quality professional learning has always been a strength within Killeen Independent School District. In the 27 years that I have been a KISD employee, I have…

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Evaluating Courses for Online Learning & 3D Printing Course Notes Part 4 & EDLD 5318 Reflection

  This course, EDLD 5318, Instructional Design in Online Learning, has been a valuable learning experience. I have certainly enjoyed to opportunity to consider the essential elements of successfully designing an online course. Beyond simply considering course design, I especially…

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Redesigning Courses for Online Learning & 3D Printing Course Notes part 3

  The SECTIONS model outlined in Tony Bates’ Teaching in a Digital Age provides valuable opportunities for course creators to reflect on the various elements required for successful course creation. Since the pandemic began and virtual teaching became a reality…

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3D Printing for Learning Course Details – Part 2

  The fully online course intended for teachers, librarians, curriculum specialists, campus techs and others will be chunked into 5 modules. Within each of those 5 modules, there will be a variety of activities such as discussion posts, videos to…

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