Closing the Achievement Gap, by Closing the Experience Gap

We had the honor of working with ISTE over the past month to write an article about how Pickerington Schools are using virtual reality to close the achievement gap.  We are finding out that a big part of the achievement gap has nothing to do with teaching and learning but more to do with an experience [...]

PLSD Innovation Conference 2017

Every year, I organize a conference just for the teaching staff of Pickerington Local School District.  I begin this three years ago, when I heard an outcry from teachers about being forced to sit in professional development sessions that had no significance to them.  So I modeled this conference in a way that teachers can choose [...]