Bringing Expertise in Educational Technology, Leadership, and Pedagogy
Introducing Eric Smith, Ph.D., an esteemed educator and leader with an extensive background in pedagogy and education technology. Dr. Smith’s unique blend of expertise in educational leadership, technology integration, and teacher training positions him as an invaluable resource for fostering innovative educational practices. His commitment to enhancing teacher efficacy and leadership in various educational settings reflects his dedication to the advancement of learning and teaching.
- Chief Innovation Officer at Tappy, leading innovations in education technology.
- Assistant Principal in Pinellas County Schools, Florida, contributing significantly to educational policy and practice.
- Published Researcher with works featured in notable academic journals like the Educational Administration Quarterly.
- Peer Reviewer for scholarly publications such as Action in Teacher Education and the International Journal of Leadership in Education.
Educational Background and Career Highlights
- Ph.D. in Leadership and Education from Barry University.
- Master of Arts in Education from the University of South Florida.
Timeline and Achievements
- Teaching, mentoring, and coaching roles across various educational settings (2005 – Present).
- Significant contributions to teacher evaluation feedback and instructional practice self-efficacy studies.
- Development and delivery of numerous educational training programs and curricula.
- Active participation in academic and professional development as an educator and leader.
Areas of Expertise and Speaking Topics
- Insights into successful educational leadership practices, drawing from experience as an Assistant Principal and Chief Innovation Officer.
Exceptional Student Education
- Certified in Exceptional Student Education, with a focus on the nuances of educating students with unique learning needs.
- At the forefront of integrating technology into classrooms, sharing experiences and insights from his role at Tappy.
Teacher Evaluation and Instructional Self-Efficacy
- Expertise in teacher evaluation and fostering instructional self-efficacy, backed by his research and practical experience.
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