Global Conference 2006

Speaker's Biography

William Richardson

Author, Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms; Supervisor, Instructional Technology and Communication, Hunterdon Central Regional High School

William Richardson is the Author of Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms and the Supervisor of Instructional Technology and Communications at Hunterdon Central Regional High School in Flemington, N.J. His acclaimed book brings teachers an on-the-ground practicality and prompts educators in the K-12 realm to think differently about the technology that is transforming classrooms around the world. Richardson demystifies words like "blog," "wiki" and "aggregator," making technology an easily accessible component of classroom research, writing and learning. He uses his own blog to collect best-practices information on educational blogging, which brings power to those numerous situations in which students must construct, collaborate and communicate.

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