Institute for Educational Development

Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Joanne Troutner is an experienced classroom teacher, technology specialist and an outstanding national presenter. She is known for her expertise and passion for using technology to differentiate instruction to increase student engagement and accelerate achievement. As an expert and avid user of numerous technologies in schools, she has done the research for you and has found the best resources – free or low-cost and easy to use for both students and teachers. Joanne is the author of Strategies to Differentiate Your Instruction Using Current Technology Tools and Resources (Grades K-6), the extensive resource handbook you will receive at the seminar.

Spending the day with Joanne is an inspirational opportunity filled with practical, creative and ready-to-use strategies and ideas all perfect for easily integrating tech tools into your grades K-6 program! Don’t miss this strategy-packed and hands-on opportunity to make the best use of the technology tools available to you and your students to differentiate instruction! Walk away with a core toolkit of timesaving and free or low-cost strategies to use immediately when you return to your classroom.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

So much great information, so many ideas, and lots of help! I loved how Joanne gave us time to process the information, reflect and plan. Wonderful seminar!”

Joanne’s level of knowledge and casual manner of presenting were so helpful. This was a truly worthwhile seminar because the ideas can be instantly implemented. I’m eager to share all of this great information with my colleagues!”

“Joanne is wonderful, upbeat and knowledgeable! She touched on all the important topics relevant to my classroom. I will definitely use many of the ideas in my classroom immediately.”

“What an informative and fun seminar! I learned a great deal from Joanne and she presented the information in a delightful and educational way!”

“Even for someone who is ‘technologically challenged,’ Joanne’s presentation left me feeling confident that I can use technology more often and effectively.”

“This was one of the best, most informative workshops I’ve ever attended in my 15 years of teaching. I am not incredibly tech-savvy, but I learned so much and have a wealth of new ideas that I’m very confident about implementing in my classroom.”

“Joanne is great! She is extremely knowledgeable, personable, well-prepared, and organized. The content was relevant to the topic and description of the seminar, and there were many useful resources available for each grade level addressed.”

“Thank you for another great workshop! I always walk away with amazing information to take back to my classroom the next day. Joanne is great and very engaging. The day flew by!”

“Joanne explained everything clearly and in an approachable manner. I want to get back to my classroom and start exploring all the great resources right away!”

“Joanne always shares a treasure trove of information! I appreciate all of the work she puts into her seminars.”