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Christine DiPaulo

Speaker: Christine DiPaulo
Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014
Time: 8:15-9:15 AM
Location: Shaeffer Auditorium - North Campus


Back Channel: http://today.io/pcmD

Christine is an Innovation Specialist at String Theory Schools in Philadelphia. Her primary role is to provide just in time learning opportunities for faculty and staff. She creates one to one learning opportunities, district wide strategies for innovative uses of technology in the classroom, best practices for students to consume, create and author content using iPad for our 1:1 iPad Program. At String Theory Schools, Christine is the lead on building courses in iTunes U. All staff members are collaboratively creating courses combining the replacement of textbooks, lesson plans and teacher websites in an all in one model. Christine uses push in support and planning with faculty members to drive our "build it in real time" model of course creation.

She also teaches Digital Media Arts and Design, is a secondary certified math teacher, with Business Education certification and MSc as K12 certified Instructional Technology Specialist.

Christine is an Apple Distinguished Educator, Class 2009 and currently serves on the ADE Advisory Board. She attended the Apple Distinguished Educator Summer Institutes at Full Sail University in July 2009, 2010, the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, 2011, ADE Global Institute Cork Ireland, 2012, Austin TX 2013 and The Global Institute in San Diego, CA. She is a Google Certified Teacher and a first round Google Glass Explorer. She been honored as a 3E Institute Entrepreneurial Educator in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 for collaborative project based learning.

Christine has published courses on Apple Distinguished Educators on iTunes U called iAm a Brand and Creating A Culture of Innovation. She has presented technology workshops on iTunes U Course Creation, iPad in Education, the iAm A Brand Called ME, Apps for iPad in the Classroom, Google Glass in Education, Google Apps for Ed, at the national level as well as state and local conferences. Most recently at ISTE 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011; NYSCATE 2012; PETE&C 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011; Pennsylvania Keystone Keynote Speaker 2014, and the Integrated Learning Conference 2010, 2009 among others.

As an educator it is her goal to continue to create meaningful learning experiences for teachers and students using Apple technology as a tool for developing and authoring content, collaborating, and challenge based learning products.