John Sowash is an experienced educator and former school administrator who challenges educators to lead their classrooms with creativity and inspiration. John inspires educators to use technology connect with and challenge students. Schools around the world have invited John to come and share with them. You can connect with John via his blog (electriceducator.com) or Twitter (@jrsowash).
Industry Expertise (2)
Areas of Expertise (3)
Technology in the Classroom
Google Certified Teacher (professional)
Boulder, Colorado, 2009
Google Certified Trainer (professional)
First Cohort, Mountain View, California, 2011
Liberty University: M.Ed., Administration and Supervision 2009
Spring Arbor University: BA, English, Biology, Secondary Education 2008
Certified Michigan Teacher: English (9-12) and Biology (9-12)
University of Oxford: Guest Student, English Literature 2005
Guest student. Scholar of Middle English literature and C.S. Lewis: January-April 2007.
- Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL)
- EdReach Network
- Google Certified Teachers
- Google Certified Trainers
Ms. Collette, 3rd Grade Teacher | BEST Academy Google Apps Workshop
Thank you for your assistance with the workshop! It was informative and I learned several new things. I am so glad that your website will be available as a resource to us. Again, thank you for your time and expertise in the area!
Greg Bagby, Educator | Google Apps Workshop: The University of Tennessee Board of Regents
Okay, so this guy knows his stuff. He has propelled me to an entirely new level in my thought process. He was a great presenter and worked the room well.
Event Appearances (7)
The Digital Natives are Restless
Walled Lake Spice It Up Conference Walled Lake, Michigan
Collaboration for STEM Classrooms
ICE Conference (Illinois Computing Educators) Chicago, Illinois
Google Apps with Students: Succeeding in the Cloud
MACUL Conference Grand Rapids, Michigan
Flip your classroom through reverse instruction
University School Milwaukee Technology Conference Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Google Spreadsheets for Beginners
Google in Education Webinar Series Virtual Workshop
Apps for Professional Development
Workshop for Educators Virtual Workshop
Collectors or Connectors?
2013 Michigan Google Education Summit Brighton, Michigan
Sample Talks (1)
Getting Started with Google Apps
Description: Google Apps for Education is a suite of tools designed to help educators do more professionally and pedagogically. Built for collaboration and sharing, these powerful tools can help you communicate and collaborate with students, faculty, and parents. Learn how to effectively use Gmail, Calendar, Docs, Sites, and more. This workshop is specifically geared for educators and will features practical classroom applications.
- Workshop Leader
- Corporate Training