3/11/19

Connecting with Students Through Cultural Storytelling with Dr. Sarah Thomas

About Sarah Thomas, Ph.D.

Sarah Thomas, PhD is a Regional Technology Coordinator in Prince George’s County Public Schools.  She is also a Google Certified Innovator, Google Education Trainer, and the founder of the EduMatch movement, a project that empowers educators to make global connections across common areas of interest.  She has presented internationally, participated in the Technical Working Group to refresh the 2017 ISTE Standards for Educators, and is a recipient of the 2017 ISTE Making IT Happen award.  She is also a national advisor for the Future Ready Instructional Coaches Strand, and an Affiliate Professor at Loyola University in Maryland. Sarah is a co-author of the ISTE Digital equity series, Closing the Gap.

Show Highlights

  • Cultural Storytelling and why it’s important to utilize in the classroom
  • Storytelling in Social Studies
  • The way History stories are portrayed
  • Cultural Storytelling in mono-cultural settings
  • The practicality of Cultural Storytelling
  • Connecting with other cultures on a global scale
  • Using technology for Cultural Storytelling

Connect with Sarah

Twitter: sarahdateechur

Voxer: saradateechur

Instagram: sarahdahuman

Website: www.edumatch.org

Connect with me on Twitter @sheldoneakins

www.sheldoneakins.com



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