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Dr. Matthew X. Joseph – Follow on Twitter @MatthewXJoseph

Back-to-School Tips: Setting a Positive Tone From Day One

Written with RAE HUGHART The start of a school year is a great time to set the tone for your classroom climate as a space for students to thrive and create. … Continue reading

August 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Inspire others

As we kick off the school year, I wanted to share my poem from the Boston Tech and Learning poetry slam.  As we start another year, set a goal to … Continue reading

August 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Get the most out of LinkedIn

Until recently my professional social media presence was exclusively on Twitter (@matthewxjoseph). That was until I had a conversation with a successful and reputable professional—Rita Oates—who told me I was … Continue reading

August 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

3 Steps to Facilitating an Effective Online Meeting

This week, I will be moderating my first virtual Hangout with a group of inspired educational leaders from the Tech & Learning Leader community. As I prepare for this online … Continue reading

August 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Enhancing Professional Collaborations, Maximizing the reach of technology

Written with Erin Fisher Think about some of the recent movie blockbusters like The Avengers, Justice League, and X-Men. Yes, these are fictional characters, but what do they have in common? … Continue reading

August 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

Creating Transformative Schools

What a day. A full day of learning at #BLC18 and getting notice from @FETC (#FECT) about my involvement at the event. I also got to see Joy Kirr (@JoyKirr) speak … Continue reading

July 25, 2018 · 2 Comments

Talk’N Collaboration

Today I had the opportunity to live the word collaboration in two settings. First visiting the Hockomock Area YMCA and meeting with executive Tony Calcia to talk collaboration and the vision … Continue reading

July 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Increasing Relevance in Learning

I was a participant in the 2018 Massachusetts Superintendent Executive Institute (@massupt ,#MASSUPTEI18) and one of the Keynote sessions focused relevance relating to teaching and learning. The keynote speaker, Scott McLeod (@mcleod … Continue reading

July 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Moving from Consumption to Creation

The morning Keynote from Scott McLeod @mcleod at the @massupt (#MASSUPTEI18) talked about making learning relevant and used a phrase “Moving from Consumption to Creation” . He also challenged us to … Continue reading

July 12, 2018 · 1 Comment

Administrator Methods for Supervising Educator Practices

The role of school administrator in public education is evolving from a building manager into an instructional leader (Jacob & Lefgren, 2008; Platt, Curtis, Warnock, Fraser & Tripp, 2008; Range, … Continue reading

July 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Creating Impactful PD

For the third summer in a row I will facilitate educator volunteer EdTech PD for Milford. For this post I wanted to organize thought to run effective PD for educators … Continue reading

July 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Next 365: Goal Setting

Yesterday I wrote a blog on reflection and was thrilled, and humbled, at the feedback I received. THANK YOU.  One common piece of feedback was, “once we reflect what are … Continue reading

June 22, 2018 · Leave a comment


Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful. Margaret J. Wheatley My morning started with a quick check of Twitter … Continue reading

June 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

Instructional Technology Coaching

By Dr. Matthew X. Joseph and Erin Fisher MEd Too often schools launch new technology without a plan for supporting and coaching teachers through the process of using new technology … Continue reading

June 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Hope is Not a Strategy

I was thrilled to be asked by Craig Martin @CraigCMartin12 to be a part of Perkins School Genius Week.  When I started to think about sessions it was right after … Continue reading

May 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

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