Tom Daccord

Tom Daccord is Director and Co-Founder of EdTechTeacher, a professional learning consultancy helping educators across the United States and abroad leverage technology to create student-centered, inquiry-based learning environments. As an educational technology speaker, instructor, and author, Tom has worked with schools, districts, colleges, and educational organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. A Google Certified Trainer and an iPad expert, Tom has also presented at national and international conferences, including ISTE (U.S.), FETC (U.S.), ELMLE (Europe), ICTLT (Asia), and NESA (Asia). Additionally, Tom created EdTechTeacher’s international “iPad Summits” and “Innovation Summits,” which have drawn over 5000 attendees since 2012.
Tom is co-author of Best Ideas for Teaching with Technology: A Practical Guide for Teachers by Teachers, and iPads in Education: From Consumption and Curation to Creativity. His articles on educational technology have appeared in various educational publications such as ASCD Educational Leadership and eSchool News. Tom has also produced a series of online courses on Google and iPad integration, as well as 21st century school leadership.
A former social studies teacher who instructed in a 1:1 laptop
 classroom for seven years, Tom has been featured in the Boston Globe for his contributions to teaching with technology and was invited to Singapore by the Ministry of Education as an “Outstanding Educator-in-Residence” in support of efforts to further 21st century learning in schools. Tom developed the T21 Blended online program in cooperation with co-director Justin Reich.

A graduate of Princeton University and the University of Montreal, Tom has taught in Canada, France, Switzerland, and the United States. He currently resides in Boston, Massachusetts.

Tom Daccord
Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord
EdTechTeacher Director. 15-year HS history teacher. iPads in the Classroom author; Google Certified Trainer. Helping teachers help students.
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Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord @duckduckmoose When importing a Draw and Tell video into iMovie the D&T clip goes black though the sound works. Why? How to fix it? 5 days ago
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Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Looking forward to working with @Carrollisd "tech dragons" tomorrow as part of our year-long blended program on tech integration! #ettipad 6 days ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Thanks to the Sint Maarten Ministry of Education for the opportunity to work with the island's teachers and admins! 6 days ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Day 3 of working with school leaders in St. Maarten on iPad integration in their primary and secondary schools. #ettipad 2 weeks ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Led 1st day of iPad integration workshops with school leaders and tech managers in sunny Sint Maarten. Great group to work with! 2 weeks ago
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Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord @NSimard3 @bjfr C'est tellement gentil de ta part et merci d'etre venue au Summit! Ça m'a fait plaisir de te revoir, Nathalie! 2 weeks ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Teachers creating own textbooks as part of Eanes ISD initiative via @mrhooker 3 weeks ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Listening to #ettsummit keynoter @mrhooker explain Mobile Learning Quadrant. 3 weeks ago
Tom Daccord Tom Daccord @thomasdaccord Listening to great talk by @GrantLichtman at #ettsummit on why schools must change. #edreform 3 weeks ago