TechTalk PD's mission is to assist K-12 teachers in the field of educational technology. All courses allow educators to immediately bring new skills to their classroom. Our courses are affordable, relevant, and flexible. These courses help provide educators an opportunity to receive graduate credit from an accredited university for salary advancement, recertification, and career advancement.
Paul Gigliotti, Co-Founder of TechTalk PD
Paul Gigliotti uses his academic background in history, education, and education technology to engage students in his History/Social Studies classroom. His students have benefited and excelled from his work with Mimio Interactive whiteboards, innovative web based assignments, virtual classrooms, podcasts, multimedia presentations, video, and other classroom technologies. Paul has a Masters Degree in Educational Technology from Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio. Paul was awarded a PTA lifetime achievement award in 2007 as well as the prestigious “Ohio Middle School Teacher of the Year Award" in 2008.
Sarah Jacobson, Co-Founder of TechTalk PD
Sarah Jacobson has tremendous experience in the area of training teachers in technology. At DYMO/Mimio Interactive Teaching Technologies she created and ran the Professional Development program, including creating online training modules, direct in-person trainings, and a global social network of teachers that grew to over 100,000. Sarah teaches HS Math at Hingham High School in Hingham, MA. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics, as well as a Masters Degree in Secondary Education, both from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.