Katharine Jewitt is announced as a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE) Expert joining the MIE program worldwide.
Each year, Microsoft selects innovative educator experts to share ideas, try new approaches and learn from each other through a global community dedicated to improving student outcomes through technology.
“I’d like to congratulate Katharine on her appointment. PROCAT is leading the way in using advanced technology to ensure that the workforce have the skills they need in a modern workplace”, said Neil Bates, Principal and Chief Executive.
“I am looking forward to continuing PROCAT’s work in building educator capacity and using technology to improve student learning,” said Katharine Jewitt, Director of Learning. “This appointment supports the college as a leading advocate in modelling effective use of technologies into the teaching and learning environment.”
As an MIE Expert, educators build their capacity for using technology in both the classroom and curriculum to improve student learning, advise Microsoft and educational institutions on how to integrate technology in pedagogically sound ways and be an advocate at conferences, events and trainings for how Microsoft technology can improve learning.
“Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts are inspiring examples of educators applying new ways of teaching and learning in their classrooms that motivate students and empower them to achieve more,” said Anthony Salcito, vice president, Worldwide Education, Microsoft. “We celebrate and support the work they do every day!”