AI Related

This year, I’ve had the privilege of giving keynote addresses, being interviewed, presenting workshops, presentations, sitting on panels, and continuing the conversations about AI in so many places that it has helped inform my evolving views on how to best integrate tools like ChatGPT, Gemini and Claude into the field of education. See the Services tab to find out more about the types of presentations and consulting options I offer.

Here is a list of what I’ve been up to:

  • Innovation Runs Through It – Presentation
  • 287 – AI Workshop
  • Minnesota Online and Digital Learning Summit (MNODL) – Online Presentation
  • History Fest – Presentation
  • Minnesota Educator Magazine – Interview
  • Author Talk with UC Scout – University of California
  • Minnesota Learning Commons – Panel
  • AI in Learning Summit – Online Presentation
  • Quality Matters Conference (online and in-person)
  • Aurora Institute Symposium
  • DLAC – Panel Webinar; Table Talk and Presentation at DLAC 23
  • MN EdTech Summit @ Flip/Microsoft – Presentation
  • BigBlueButton World Conference – Panel
  • Mayo Clinic Educator Podcast
  • Hechinger Report – Interview
  • KSTP Story on AI in Education – Interview
  • CO Digital Leaders Group
  • DLAC 23
  • Association of Metropolitan School Districts (AMSD)
  • Quality Matters Conference
  • Minnesota Community Education Association Conference
  • Anoka-Hennepin
  • Northwest Service Cooperative
  • Owatonna School District
  • OER Conference in Chicago for Midwestern Higher Ed Compact
  • ISD 917
  • MiCoOp Winter Conference AI Panel
  • Elk River Area Schools
  • DLAC 24 Workshop, Panel, Presentation
  • Ed Soul podcast
  • White Bear Lake Public Schools
  • SELCO | Southeastern Libraries Cooperating SELS
  • Article in MN Association of School Administrators newsletter
  • Gen AI Podcast – Advanced Learning Partnerships
  • Intermediate District 287
  • Creating Safe Spaces for AI in Education – Open LMS Panel Discussion
  • Generative AI Series for Colorado Hybrid/Online Programs through iLearn
  • MN Council of Teachers of English Conference – Bias in the Machine: Addressing Equity and Inclusion in AI Tools
  • HR in Education Conference (MASPA) – Navigating the Generative AI Frontier: Ethics, Strategies, and Future Readiness in School HR

Upcoming Appearances:
MN History Fest
ECMECC Conference Keynote
Brightworks Workshops (June)
Central Lakes College
Michigan Virtual Keynote & Presentations (August)
North Dakota Distance Learning – Book Study/Presentation

AI Resources

Sample AI Policies | Prompt Guidance | Scoring Rubric (Informational Writing) | Scoring Rubric (Creative Writing)

Lesson Planning:

Creating a Dungeons & Dragons Style Game Using Academic Benchmarks