The HCS Innovator of the Month award is an award given to teachers for the innovative use of educational technology in classrooms. Recipients are recognized each month at the Elementary, Middle and High school level and are pioneers of new learning strategies and educational technology in their classrooms. They embrace Personalized Learning as an instructional model that allows them to better differentiate learning for their students. These educators embody a growth mindset and believe their students can accomplish great things with technology in their classrooms.
Individuals recognized as Tech Innovator of the Month consistently include the personalized learning core five in their classroom:
• Digital Content & Tools • Targeted Instruction • Creative Opportunities • Collaborative Opportunities • Student Ownership •
We are proud to recognize these educators who personalize learning through innovative teaching! Congratulations!
2019-20 School Year Winners
Our February winners are utilizing student interests, innovative thinking and real-world performance to personalize instruction in their classroom.
Palmetto Bays Elementary
St. James High
Our January winners are being innovative by fostering collaboration in their classrooms through teamwork, communication, and structures.
Carolina Forest Elementary
St. James Middle
Our December winners are being recognized for pioneering new learning strategies and educational technology in their classrooms. They embrace Personalized Learning as an instructional model that allows them to better differentiate learning for their students. These educators embody a growth mindset and believe their students can accomplish great things in the classroom by consistently including the core components of personalized learning when designing lessons: digital content and tools, targeted instruction, creation, collaboration, and student ownership.
Myrtle Beach Early Childhood
North Myrtle Beach Middle
Our November winners are teachers that are being innovative by targeting instruction and making learner-driven decisions. They use small group instruction and conferencing with students to personalize instruction in their classrooms.
HCS Early College High
Our October winners are teachers that are innovating with digital content and tools by utilizing adaptive content, customizable content, or emerging tech to personalize instruction in creative ways.
Black Water Middle
Green Sea Floyds High