Mrs. Susan "Q" McGrath serves as a Districtwide Digital Learning Coach for Fayette County Public Schools. She is also a FCPS Lighthouse Teacher, providing curriculum and technology support to math teachers in the district. This is her 28th year in education; she previously worked as the DLC and STC at Carter G. Woodson Academy and Frederick Douglass HS, taught mathematics in the Academy of Technology at Frederick Douglass, and before that taught math and computer science for 24 years in public and private high schools in Harrodsburg, Philadelphia and Lexington. bit.ly/TechQtips, bit.ly/ntiQtips
Overcome your fear of new tech tools with these easy steps
Technology has come to the forefront of education, and there are so many tools to use. It can be daunting to introduce a new platform – but it is so important to explain how and why it can support student learning.