It has been a long time in the making, but I have finally arrived (lol). I have been named an Apple Distinguished Educator!
Here is a snippet of my acceptance letter:
Welcome to the Apple Distinguished Educator (ADE) program, Class of 2007! Your application has been selected and we look forward to working with you!
As an ADE, you are joining a select group of over 1,000 education professionals worldwide who are passionately committed to the promise of educational technology to improve learning and teaching. We are thrilled that you will join Apple as an advocate, advisor, author and ambassador during your association with the ADE Program. The Class of 2007 represents a very talented cross-section from the education community. We know you will value this network of amazing individuals as colleagues, mentors and friends for years to come.
I will be attending the following summer institute for an entire week at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California!
July 23-27, 2007
ADE Summer Institute
California State University Monterey Bay
I have now joined the ranks with notable educators: Lucy Gray, Tim Tyson, Dr. Larry Anderson, David Warlick, Sharnell Jackson and Dan Schmit