Equip students to thrive in an increasingly diverse and interconnected society. Bring virtual exchanges and intercultural friendships into their classrooms using Empatico, a free virtual exchange tool that connects classrooms from around the world. Learn how to facilitate meaningful virtual exchanges that develop students’ empathy, commonalities, perspective-taking skills, respectful communication and other socioemotional skills.
B.S., M.A. in Educational Technology
K-8 General Ed; K-12 Technology 30+ years.
Site and District Tech Coordinator; Technology Program Planner; Conference Presenter; Author.
“My current educational goal is to aid in the development of effective and responsible technology use by all students and innovative technology implementation by teachers.”
Joe’s personal interests include: Music (guitar/drums), his classic VW bus and helping with local animal rescues.
Instructor: Joe Herz