David Fisher, a.k.a. I'm The iPad Guy, is currently a Technology Coordinator implementing a one-to-one iPad program for a Title 1 elementary school in Palm Beach County, Florida. With more than 20 years in the classroom, David has taught students in many of the elementary grades, including kindergarten, third, fifth, special education, graduate students, and has been a mentor teacher to many pre-service educators. An avid classroom technology user, David has conducted many in-service presentations on the uses of technology in the classroom.
David has presented on many topics, including Voicethread, using video in the classroom, personal learning networks for beginners, integrating technology in the classroom, and how and why iPads and tablets in the classroom create a powerful learning environment. He has been a regular presenter at the School District of Palm Beach Technology Conference, presented at FETC (Florida Educational Technology Conference), presented on several Discovery Education VirtCons (virtual conferences), and was the 2012 Opening and Closing Keynote Speaker for Riding The Wave Of Change in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada.
David is a Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Star, DEN Guru, a member of the DENvisory Board, and host of The DEN Zone, an online radio program for the DEN and educator community. In addition to his work and involvement with Discovery Education, David is a Symbaloo Certified Educator and a member of several educator communities.
David's blog, I'm The iPad Guy, is the online space where his adventures of setting up this iPad program, and other ed tech stuff, can be found.