Technology to Empower Student Voice
& Bring a Deeper Level of Compassion
to Our Classrooms
Technology can allow us to create safe learning environments for all students to find their voice and build their confidence. In this session, we will explore how to leverage technology to empower student voice, ease anxiety, and create compassionate classrooms. By intentionally integrating technology into lessons, teachers can create more time for one-on-one interaction, quickly see where students are struggling, and give all students (even the introverts and those who need more time to process) the opportunity to share their voice.
This interactive session will focus on using technology to address the following questions:
Stacey Roshan is Director of Innovation & Educational Technology at Bullis School and author of Tech with Heart: Leveraging Technology to Empower Student Voice, Ease Anxiety, & Create Compassionate Classrooms. She is passionate about bringing innovative tools into the classroom to create a safe learning environment for all students to find their voice and build confidence. Her work has been featured in USA Today, The Washington Post, CNN and PBS Newshour. She has also been named Teacher of the Future by NAIS. In addition to teaching high school students to love and understand math, Stacey works closely with faculty to design tech-infused lessons aimed at providing the optimal learning environment for all students.