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Kevin Honeycutt is a Technology Integration Specialist. He researches and designs programs, specializes in training and staff development, with a strong passion for helping teachers and learners become successful with educational uses of technology. He shares his thinking and learning on his blog which can be found on his website: www.kevinhoneycutt.org and Kevin’s 30 second promo at www.youtube.com/watch?v=siqAwkgdHsc .
Kevin feels that one of his most important roles is to help envision what the future holds for learners and to help move schools in the right, new direction. During his classroom tenure, he developed project-based approaches to learning that infused technology and problem solving skills. He co-developed a PBL approach called the Life Practice Model with colleague Ginger Lewman, and they provide training and certification in this powerful, student driven approach to learning. Kevin has traveled the world with his message and has influenced Monte Vista Christian School in their development of PBL, learning spaces, and technology integration.
The purpose of the PREPARE Kids for the Future EMPOWER Teachers to do the Same Conference is to bring together educators for professional development, networking, and collaboration. Workshops and demonstrations will be shared to emphasize how Project-Based Learning, Technology, Classroom Culture and other strategies create an effective and engaging 21st Century classroom that promotes college and career readiness. At this conference you will have opportunities to attend workshops that focus on both introductory and advanced practices, along with offerings for teachers, administrators and school teams.
The pre-conference includes tours of the Monte Vista Campus, an evening social and face time with Kevin Honeycutt and other conference facilitators.
Join us in Watsonville CA, along with educators from around the nation, to share in the excitement and adventure of exploring innovation in learning. Led by Kevin Honeycutt, the conference will expose you to a PBL environment and technology integration with classrooms that have been transformed using furniture from NorvaNivel, Steelcase and VS Inc.
Sir Ken Robinson, Alan November, Catlin Tucker, Shannon McClintock, Ian Jukes, Steven Harris, and Kevin Honeycutt have all visited our campus and shared with our staff what it takes to be a 21st century school. We have answered this calling seriously and are opening our campus up to host: PREPARE kids for the future EMPOWER teachers to do the same
Please come join us, you will return home renewed, networked, and ready to immediately apply successful practices.
About Monte Vista
Monte Vista Christian School is situated in the heart of beautiful Monterey Bay area in California. The campus occupies over 100 acres of rolling lawns, playing fields, ponds, equestrian facilities and over 25 buildings.
MVC was the first school to pioneer the iPad on April 13, 2010 starting with 100 iPads. Today we have over 1100 in operation. Our classrooms have been transformed with furniture from NorvaNivel, Steelcase and VS Inc., allowing each classroom to become learning centers with different designs, colors and smells.
April 7-8, 2016 conference schedule