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The last post of the year

It has been a wonderful year.  I enjoyed being with my family and friends and have had some great opportunities to learn and share this year. My PLN of friends has grown with people from around the world and I have learned a great deal.  Thanks for everyone that has stopped by for a visit to my humble little piece of the internet.

I hope you have a very Happy New Year, and always remember to keep on learning.

Danny Silva

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Posted by on December 31, 2010 in About Me

 

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Danny Silva – iteachag – featured in the Merced Sun-Star

Recently, I was lucky enough to be featured on the front page of the local paper, the Merced Sun-Star.  It was a great opportunity to be able to share information about attending the Google Teacher Academy in London as a Lead Learner (presenter). I was also able to share how I have been able to include technology in my agriculture courses at Le Grand High School, including Agriculture Earth Science and Agricultural Communications, a ROP course.

Danny Silva at the Google Teacher Academy

To my surprise the article has been republished more than once on the internet. It was an editor’s pick for the ASCD Smart Brief and also posted on a blog site sponsored by the National Young Farmer Educational Association (NYFEA) – Agriculture’s Promise. It has been a great way to build my PLN with other Agriculture Teachers from around the country.

I would like to thank Nathan Quevedo, Public Information Officer for MCOE for sending out a press release and Jamie Oppenheim for writing a very nice article.  Here is the full article from the Merced Sun-Star‘s website.

 
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Posted by on August 12, 2010 in About Me, Teaching

 

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Welcome to the I Teach Ag Blog

I am a Google Certified Teacher, Google Apps Certified Trainer, an administrator and teacher in a small rural school in the Central Valley of California, Le Grand High School. I teach students in the subjects of Introduction to Agriculture Science and Agricultural Communications. I am the local FFA Advisor, Agriculture Department Head, & Technology Coordinator for the district. Currently I am also the Central Region California Agricultural Teachers’ Association Vice President. Co-creator of Small School Big Tech Podcasts.  I think of myself as a life-long learner and have a passion for my family, technology & gadgets, and teaching others.  I hope you enjoy my posts and please feel free to leave a comment.Silva

Links to Me:
http://iteachag.com
http://www.iteachag.net
http://twitter.com/iteachag
http://www.diigo.com/user/iteachag
http://www.smallschoolbigtech.com

 
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Posted by on April 27, 2009 in About Me

 

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