Holly D. Landez ePortfolio

Category: Professional Learning


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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3D Printing for Learning Course Details

  The online course that I am designing in Schoology will be for an audience of teachers, librarians, curriculum specialists, and campus technology support specialists. This year, every single one of our elementary libraries will have 3D printers. The 3D…

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3D Printing for Learning

To support the successful implementation of the 3D printer initiative in our district, I am in the process of developing an online course called 3D Printing for Learning. The online course that I design in Schoology will be for an…

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Cultivating to Connect

SWAY Presentation Creating Significant Learning Environments in the New Culture of Learning What if we could transform the landscape of education so that students would be driven to learn, and feel successful and empowered? What if we could teach the…

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Digital Learning and Leading Reflection

I have already gained so much from the first two classes of the Digital Learning and Leading program!  I have stretched myself further than I previously believed that I could or would. This is largely due to the fact that the…

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